About Clarksdale

Let's have a look around into background of Clarksdale

County: Coahoma County
State: Mississippi
Country: United States
Latitude: 34.2
Longitude: -90.5708333
Time zone: Central Standard Time Zone
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in Clarksdale

Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
Best Time to Visit: March to May


Clarksdale is a city in Coahoma County, Mississippi, and seat of the county. The western boundary of the county is formed by the Mississippi River. Located in the Mississippi Delta region, Clarksdale is an agricultural and trading center. Clarksdale is named after John Clark, who founded the city in the mid-19th century.

Distance from Clarksdale center to Airport

The nearest major airport is Mid Delta Regional Airport (GLH / KGLH). This airport has domestic flights from Greenville, Mississippi. The nearest major airport is Mid Delta Regional Airport (GLH / KGLH). This airport has domestic flights from Greenville, Mississippi.
Driving Distance: 68 miles / 109 km
Driving Time: 82 Minutes
Languages: English followed by Chinese being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

Airport: Mid Delta Regional Airport 
Rail: Mississippi Delta Railroad
Road: Bus: Greyhound Bus Lines and Delta Bus Lines.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
For Hotels:
Room Service: $5 Minimum
Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
Concierge: Between $5 - $25
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5  

Nearby Tourist Cities



Cleveland is the second most populous city in the US state of Ohio. Cleveland has a total population of 388,072 (2015 Census).

  • Climate: Continental Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April and May
Tourist Attractions
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Cleveland Metropark Zoo
  • West Side Market

Emergency Contact Numbers in Clarksdale city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
Railroad: +1 (662) 624-4051
Airport: +1 662-334-3121 (Mid Delta Regional Airport )
Hospital: +1 662-627-3211 (Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center)


Juke Joint Festival
Deep Blues Fest
Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival

Tourist Attractions

Delta Blues Museum
Devil's Crossroads
Rock & Blues Museum

Theatre & Concerts

Delta Cinema
Malco Theatres
Panola Playhouse

Visit Top Restaurants in Clarksdale

Yazoo Pass
Ground Zero Blues Club
Larry's Hot Tamales

Top Shopping Centers in Clarksdale

It's Fashion Metro
Blue City Plaza 
Desoto Shopping Center

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center
Delta Blues Museum
Rock & Blues Museum

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

Pizza – Stone Pony
Ribs – Abe's
Cabbage Rolls – Rest Haven

Sports Club

Clarksdale Planters – Baseball
Cleveland Country Club – Golf Courses & Ranges
Delta Yoga – Yoga studio 

Shelling Out Dollars

Imported beer: $ 5.00
Taxi: $ 2.00 (base price)
3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1,439.83
Cheap meal: $ 12.75
Gasoline: $ 0.54 / litre
3 course meal: $ 50.00