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The City of Clear Lake had a population of 1,261 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Clear Lake is located at latitude 44.7458 and longitude -96.6826 in Deuel County. The formal boundaries for the City of Clear Lake encompass a land area of 3.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.18 sq. miles. Deuel County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,837 feet.
The City of Clear Lake has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||1,261 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,216 (96.4%)|
|Population in Families||966 (76.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||45 ( 3.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$61,933|
|Average Household Income||$73,045|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,038|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||618 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||408 (66.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||140 (22.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||70 (11.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$154,915|
|Average Home Value||$161,736|
|Housing Affordability Index3||232|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.52%|
|Per Capita Income||2.0%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.1%|
The table below compares Clear Lake to the other 393 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 63||84th|
|Population Density||# 209||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 180||54th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 276||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 203||49th|
|Diversity Index||# 251||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.