Clara City, Minnesota Population 2021

1,252
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Clara City is a city located in Chippewa County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,252, it is the 319th largest city in Minnesota and the 9410th largest city in the United States . Clara City is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -7.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,360 in 2010. Clara City reached it's highest population of 1,359 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Clara City has a population density of 713 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clara City is $64,992 with a poverty rate of 8.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $685 per month, and the median house value is $117,500. The median age in Clara City is 40.4 years, 34.9 years for males, and 43.5 years for females.

Clara City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clara City was:

  • White: 95.36%
  • Other race: 3.21%
  • Native American: 1.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Clara City, Minnesota is 1,252 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,288.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,360.

Clara City, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,33795.36%
Some Other Race453.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native201.43%
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Clara City Population by Race

Clara City Population Pyramid $2021

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Clara City Median Age

40.4


Total

34.9


Male

43.5


Female

Clara City Adults

There are 1,047 adults, (420 of whom are seniors) in Clara City.

Clara City Age Dependency

123.6

Age Dependency Ratio

67

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clara City Sex Ratio

Female

694

49.50%

Male

708

50.50%

Clara City Population by Age

Clara City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clara City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All71.7%28.3%
Male64.1%35.9%
Non Family49.7%50.3%
Female44.7%55.3%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clara City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5842.2871.7
Married3142.8189.5
Non Family1931.1549.7
Male393.0364.1
Female382.9244.7

2.76

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Clara City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade778.16%
9th to 12th Grade737.73%
High School Graduate33435.38%
Some College21422.67%
Associates Degree818.58%
Bachelors Degree12212.92%
Graduate Degree434.56%
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Clara City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clara City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White875753165
Hispanic5534
Other Race154
Native American147

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.86%.

Clara City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,229$36,667$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$36,250$41,250$12,031
High School Graduate$25,729$30,625$18,333
Some College$27,391$30,000$25,781
Bachelors Degree$77,917$76,667$78,333
Graduate Degree$$$11,150

$28,229

Average Earnings

$36,667

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Clara City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clara City Language by Age

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Clara City Language

93.24% of Clara City residents speak only English, while 6.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.00% of the population.

Clara City Language

Clara City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,182534.48%
Hispanic1363928.68%
Native2020100.00%
Other45920.00%

8.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.66%

Male Poverty Rate

13.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clara City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clara City is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clara City is White, with 4.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.77%.

Clara City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.40%
Some College7.80%
Bachelors or Greater5.26%
High School4.87%

Clara City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed6.91%
Male Employed0.60%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Clara City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clara City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,286$64,992
Families$64,792$78,362
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families$26,875$33,423
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Income by Household Type

Clara City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Clara City Married by Age and Sex

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Clara City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Clara City Marital Status by Race

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Clara City Marital Status

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79

Number of Veterans

79

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
Korea21
World War II7
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War

Clara City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+37
65 to 7426
55 to 6413
35 to 543
18 to 34

Clara City Veterans by Age

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Clara City Veterans by Race

Clara City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clara City Veterans by Education

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60.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clara City Employment by Age

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Clara City Employment by Race

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Clara City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.25%

Born in Clara City

96.36%

Native Born

3.64%

Foreign Born

3.64%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.36% of Clara City residents were born in the United States, with 77.25% having been born in Minnesota. 3.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clara City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,252-12-0.95%
20201,264-12-0.94%
20191,276-12-0.93%
20181,288-5-0.39%
20171,293-11-0.84%
20161,304-6-0.46%
20151,31020.15%
20141,308-5-0.38%
20131,313-10-0.76%
20121,323-22-1.64%
20111,345-14-1.03%
20101,3590.00%

Clara City Population by Year