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Clawson is a city in Oakland County, in the Detroit metro area.
The community name is misspelling of original, which honored settler John Lawson
The latitude of Clawson is 42.533N. The longitude is -83.146W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 663 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 12,447.
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19% of Clawson residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Clawson ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Clawson was $25,676, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Clawson residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Clawson, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $573. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,035.
Libraries in Clawson include Blair Memorial Library ... View libraries
Oakland County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Clawson political report.
The average commute time for Clawson workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Clawson between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .8 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Clawson include Super 8.
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