Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania

Clearfield: Borough of Pennsylvania


Clearfield is a city located in the county of Clearfield in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,215 and a population density of 3,306 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,784 inhabitants.

The city was created 218 years ago in 1804.

Quick Facts about Clearfield

Population : 5,784 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Clearfield County
Postal code : 16830
Area : 1.88 km2
Altitude : 3,638 feet / 1109 meters
Capital city : Clearfield is capital of Clearfield County
Establishment : January 01, 1805 (218 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 23:28:00 (29th January 2023)
Density : 3,077 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.45% (2010-2020)
Clearfield locator map
Location of Clearfield on Pennsylvania map.
Clearfield  Pennsylvania April 2015 image
Clearfield Pennsylvania April 2015
Clearfield  Pennsylvania April 2015 image


Clearfield is located at 41°1'38"N 78°26'21"W (41.0272800, -78.4391900).

Clearfield map


According to census records, the population of Clearfield decreased by 7.45% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,215 - census
2011 6,164 -0.83% estimation process
2012 6,131 -0.54% estimation process
2013 6,091 -0.66% estimation process
2014 6,052 -0.64% estimation process
2015 6,021 -0.51% estimation process
2016 5,963 -0.97% estimation process
2017 5,913 -0.85% estimation process
2018 5,876 -0.63% estimation process
2019 5,839 -0.63% estimation process
2020 5,784 -0.95% estimation process

Clearfield zip code is 16830. County name: Clearfield, County fips: 42033

Chingleclamouchs Old Town, Clearfield, Klirfild, PSB, Клирфилд

People born in Clearfield (15)

People born in Clearfield, including Union Army officer Edward Scofield, baseball player Doug Brocail, conductor Anthony A. Mitchell, .


  • Betsy Lewin (American children's illustrator and writer) she was born in 09/09/1951
  • Bill Shepherd (American football player (1911-1967)) he was born in 04/12/1911
  • Bob Conners (American radio personality) he was born in 12/12/1933
  • Howard Fargo (American politician) he was born in 18/04/1928
  • Howie Bedell (American baseball player) he was born in 29/09/1935
  • Michael Beard (American politician) he was born in 22/07/1953
  • Vern Foltz (American football player (1918-1947)) he was born in 27/08/1918
  • Willie Adams (American baseball player) he was born in 27/09/1890
  • Powell Weaver (American composer, organist, and pianist) he was born in 10/06/1890
  • Rembrandt C. Robinson (American naval commander) he was born in 02/10/1924
  • Skip Cleaver he was born in 26/09/1944
  • Andrew Janocko (American football coach) he was born in 06/04/1988

Schools in Clearfield

College & universities near Clearfield, PA

Code Name City ZIP
430908 Clearfield County Career and Technology Center Clearfield (PA) 16830

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clearfield, PA

Code Name Address Type
TYR Tyrone Pennsylvania Ave and West 10th St. RAIL
ALT Altoona Transportation Center 1231 11th Avenue RAIL
HGD Huntingdon Fourth and Allegheny Sts. RAIL
LEW Lewistown 150 Helen Street RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL

Post offices near Clearfield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clearfield Post Office Clearfield (PA) 16830

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Clearfield , Utah city in Davis County, Utah, United States with a population of 32,151 people.
  • Clearfield , Iowa city in Taylor and Ringgold counties in the U.S. state of Iowa with a population of 343 people.

Other cities in Clearfield County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Clearfield County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bethlehem 24,549 City in Lehigh and Northampton counties, Pennsylvania, USA
Sandy 10,357 Town in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, United States
Mount Joy 8,264 Borough in northwestern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
DuBois 7,287 City of Pennsylvania
Barrett 4,145 Township in Monroe County, Pennsylvania
Treasure Lake 3,861 Census designated place
Ashland 2,668 Borough in northwestern Schuylkill county in the U.
Curwensville 2,359 Borough of Pennsylvania
Eden 2,237 Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Beccaria 1,692 Township in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
Sterling 1,420 Township in Wayne County, Pennsylvania
Graham 1,338 Township in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
Bigler 1,220 Township in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
Osceola Mills 1,058 Borough of Pennsylvania
Plymptonville 981 Census designated place
Karthaus 917 Township in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Clearfield distances to largest Pennsylvania cities