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Clarksville is a town in Clark County, in the Louisville metro area.

Clarksville was founded by frontiersman George Rogers Clark in 1784.

The latitude of Clarksville is 38.296N. The longitude is -85.76W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 456 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 21,237.


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Median household income
Local
$35,473
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Clarksville demographic reports
Clarksville is on the Ohio River.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 60. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.8 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Falls Fossil Festival - Oct. 15-16, 2007
  • Lewis and Clark Festival - Oct. 6-7, 2007
  • Sun Circle Celebration - June 22-23, 2007
Dates often change. Check Clarksville web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Falls of the Ohio State Park

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Clarksville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Clark County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Louisville area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 47129 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

24% of Clarksville residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Clarksville ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Clarksville was $20,315, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Clarksville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Clarksville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $462.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $832.


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Libraries in Clarksville include Clarksville Branch Library ... View libraries

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Clark County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Clarksville political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Clarksville workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Clarksville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Clarksville include Best Inn Clarksville, Best Western Green Tree Inn, Hampton Inn Clarksville, Holiday Inn Hotels.

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