Clarence is a medium-sized town of 27000 people. Route 5 runs through the center of town and the NYS Thruway (I-90) is just south of Clarence.
97% of the population is caucasian with European ancestry
7200 families and 9000 households; two family income is a whopping $78000 a year
ZIPCODE 14031 is Clarence in Erie County
Area Code 716
town hall is 043-01-11N 078-38-06W
the town is named after the House of Clarence in London, England.
original native American name for this area was "Ta-Num-No-Ga-O", which means "place of hickory bark".