Clarksville has the 139th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 12.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Clarksville area is 4%, which is the same as the national average, and is getting better. Clarksville has the 185th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Clarksville is below average at $37,680, and the median cost of a home in Clarksville is $135,500, which is below the national average. 23% of workers in Clarksville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 91% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Clarksville. 84% of Clarksville workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Clarksville spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.