Clara City, Minnesota Population 2020

1,270

Clara City is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,270, it is the 318th largest city in Minnesota and the 9347th largest city in the United States. Clara City is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -6.62% 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 723 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clara City is $65,965 with a poverty rate of 9.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $687 per month, and the median house value is $111,600. The median age in Clara City is 44.8 years, 39.1 years for males, and 51.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.9 males.

Clara City Demographics

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

  • White: 95.66%
  • Other race: 4.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native 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 1,270, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,290.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,360.

Clara City, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,34595.66%
Some Other Race614.34%

Clara City Population Pyramid 2020

Clara City Median Age

44.8


Total

39.1


Male

51.2


Female

Clara City Adults

There are 1,077 adults, (457 of whom are seniors) in Clara City.

Clara City Age Dependency

126.8

Age Dependency Ratio

73.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Clara City Sex Ratio

Female

729

51.85%

Male

677

48.15%

Clara City Households and Families

Clara City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clara City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.5%19.5%
Male78.3%21.7%
All67.2%32.8%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Female36.4%63.6%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5852.2967.2
Married3492.7480.5
Non Family1801.2245.6
Female333.1836.4
Male232.3578.3

2.69

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clara City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade919.18%
9th to 12th Grade565.65%
High School Graduate35736.02%
Some College21121.29%
Associates Degree858.58%
Bachelors Degree15215.34%
Graduate Degree393.94%

Clara City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White940816191
Hispanic5128
Other Race204

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.32%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,960$30,750$21,447
Less Than High School$36,806$41,563$12,083
High School Grad$25,556$27,986$20,104
Some College$27,212$29,125$23,571
Bachelors Degree$59,500$53,750$75,714
Graduate Degree$11,250$$10,924

$26,960

Average Earnings

$30,750

Average Male

$21,447

Average Female

Clara City Language

Clara City Language by Age

Clara City Language

92.06% of Clara City residents speak only English, while 7.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.33% of the population.

Clara City Poverty

Clara City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,234806.48%
Hispanic1084137.96%
Other611524.59%

9.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.06%

Male Poverty Rate

13.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clara City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clara City is Hispanic, with 37.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clara City is White, with 6.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.75%
Some College6.42%
Bachelors or Greater5.08%
High School4.91%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.08%
Female Employed9.41%
Male Employed2.69%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Clara City Income

Clara City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,750$65,965
Families$75,150$80,692
Married Families$76,850-
Non Families$19,737$30,904

Clara City Marital Status

Clara City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Clara City Married by Age and Sex

Clara City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Clara City Marital Status by Race

Clara City Veterans

90

Number of Veterans

90

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
Korea24
World War II12
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War

$Clara City Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clara City Employment Status

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Clara City Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.24%

Born in Minnesota

95.59%

Native Born

4.41%

Foreign Born

4.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.59% of Clara City residents were born in the United States, with 76.24% having been born in Minnesota. 4.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,270-10-0.78%
20191,280-10-0.78%
20181,290-4-0.31%
20171,294-10-0.77%
20161,304-5-0.38%
20151,30910.08%
20141,308-5-0.38%
20131,313-10-0.76%
20121,323-22-1.64%
20111,345-14-1.03%
20101,3590.00%