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Welcome to Clarence ...
The location of Clarence has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Clarence has a population of 751 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Clarence.
Clarence is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Clarence lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Clarence: (660)
The ZIP code for Clarence: 63437<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clarence had an population of 751 people. This is a decrease of 7.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.92% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarence had a population of 813 people (which is 12.76% of the total population of Shelby County). This makes Clarence the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Clarence represents 0.01% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 380th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 813 people, the population of Clarence decreased 11.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 915 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Clarence.
Communities Also Named Clarence ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Clarence - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan (2), New York, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Clarence.
Communities near Clarence ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Clarence.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clarence. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Clarence.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clarence. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Clarence.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clarence. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Clarence.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarence ...
Looking for more information about Clarence? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Clarence, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Clarence.
Adding Clarence to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Clarence in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Clarence was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Clarence on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022