Clarke, Georgia

 

Clarke is one of 159 counties in Georgia. It is part of the Athens-Clarke County, GA (Metropolitan Statistical Area) Metropolitan Statistical Area. Its 2012 population of 120,266 ranked 19th in the state.

PER CAPITA PERSONAL INCOME

In 2012 Clarke had a per capita personal income (PCPI) of $26,573. This PCPI ranked 133rd in the state and was 71 percent of the state average, $37,449, and 61 percent of the national average, $43,735. The 2012 PCPI reflected an increase of 2.5 percent from 2011. The 2011-2012 state change was 3.0 percent and the national change was 3.4 percent. In 2002 the PCPI of Clarke was $22,865 and ranked 76th in the state. The 2002-2012 compound annual growth rate of PCPI was 1.5 percent. The compound annual growth rate for the state was 2.3 percent and for the nation was 3.2 percent.
 
Per Capita Personal Income, 2012
Per Capita Income as a Percent of the United States

   Georgia    Clarke

TOTAL PERSONAL INCOME

CAGR: compound annual growth rate
 2011-12 percent change2002-2012 CAGR
Clarke 3.9 % 2.9 %
Georgia 4.1 % 3.9 %
U.S. 4.2 % 4.1 %

In 2012 Clarke had a total personal income (TPI) of $3,195,795*. This TPI ranked 23rd in the state and accounted for 0.9 percent of the state total. In 2002 the TPI of Clarke was $2,393,384* and ranked 20th in the state.

*Note: Total personal income estimates are in thousands of dollars, not adjusted for inflation.

COMPONENTS OF TOTAL PERSONAL INCOME

Total personal income includes net earnings by place of residence; dividends, interest, and rent; and personal current transfer receipts received by the residents of Clarke.
 
Percent Contribution to Total Personal Income
Clarke Georgia United States

 

 

2002

 

 

2012
  Net earnings by place of residence
  Dividends, interest, and rent
  Personal current transfer receipts
 
2011-2012 percent change
  Clarke Georgia U.S.
Net earnings 4.3 % 4.5 % 4.3 %
Dividends, interest, and rent 5.7 % 5.3 % 5.5 %
Personal current transfer receipts 1.0 % 1.5 % 2.2 %
 
2002-2012 compound annual growth rate
  Clarke Georgia U.S.
Net earnings 1.5 % 3.0 % 3.6 %
Dividends, interest, and rent 3.5 % 4.7 % 4.5 %
Personal current transfer receipts 6.8 % 7.1 % 6.3 %