People come to Clever to start and raise a family due to having an outstanding school system, local activities, and local businesses.
The small rural community has been one of the fastest growing communities in Christian county over the last decade. Population has risen from 1010 to more than 2139 in the last census. Along with a growing residential community, Clever have continued to have good business growth as well. Some of our businesses include Dollar General, Subway, Casey’s, Kum N Go, Family Pharmacy, Murfins' Market, Neighborhood Wal-Mart and an independent auto parts store. Clever also has numerous restaurants including some new food trucks for a great local dining experience.
The City is in cooperation with the school and MoDot to advance the “Safe Routes to School Program” with building more sidewalks after completing two phases so far. The school district itself is one of the best in the region, with a newer performing arts center and FEMA storm shelter.
Clever strives to provide effective and efficient services to our citizens in Clever. Working everyday to enhance the quality of life for you, your family, and your business.