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Welcome to Clarksville ...
The location of Clarksville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Clarksville has a population of 1,172 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Clarksville.
Clarksville is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Clarksville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Clarksville is within the boundaries of the (434) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clarksville had an population of 1,172 people. This is an increase of 2.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.81% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarksville had a population of 1,139 people. This makes Clarksville the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Clarksville represents 0.01% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,139 people, the population of Clarksville decreased 14.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,329 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Clarksville.
Communities Also Named Clarksville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Clarksville: This one is located in Mecklenburg County and the other is located in Washington County.
Beyond Virginia, there are 43 communities that are also named Clarksville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Tennessee and Texas (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Clarksville.
Communities near Clarksville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Clarksville.
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 Clarksville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Clarksville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clarksville. 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 Clarksville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clarksville. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Clarksville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarksville ...
Looking for more information about Clarksville? 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 Clarksville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Clarksville.
Adding Clarksville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Clarksville 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 Clarksville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Clarksville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Clarksville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022