Clearwater, Minnesota Population 2021

1,860
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Clearwater is a city located in Wright County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,860, it is the 268th largest city in Minnesota and the 7895th largest city in the United States . Clearwater is currently growing at a rate of 1.14% annually and its population has increased by 7.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,735 in 2010. Clearwater reached it's highest population of 1,860 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Clearwater has a population density of 1,180 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clearwater is $78,247 with a poverty rate of 7.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $836 per month, and the median house value is $172,000. The median age in Clearwater is 31.3 years, 32.3 years for males, and 30.2 years for females.

Clearwater Demographics

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

  • White: 96.02%
  • Asian: 1.29%
  • Other race: 1.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.97%
  • Native American: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Clearwater, Minnesota is 1,860 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,797.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,735.

Clearwater, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,78596.02%
Asian241.29%
Some Other Race231.24%
Black or African American180.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.48%
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Clearwater Population by Race

Clearwater Population Pyramid $2021

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Clearwater Median Age

31.3


Total

32.3


Male

30.2


Female

Clearwater Adults

There are 1,348 adults, (187 of whom are seniors) in Clearwater.

Clearwater Age Dependency

60.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Clearwater Sex Ratio

Female

941

50.62%

Male

918

49.38%

Clearwater Population by Age

Clearwater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clearwater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
Male81.6%18.4%
All68%32%
Non Family47.5%52.5%
Female30.9%69.1%

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clearwater Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7432.568
Married3633.1987.3
Non Family2761.3747.5
Female553.2230.9
Male492.9881.6

3.13

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Clearwater Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade201.72%
9th to 12th Grade544.64%
High School Graduate38733.25%
Some College26022.34%
Associates Degree17615.12%
Bachelors Degree19917.10%
Graduate Degree685.84%
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Clearwater Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clearwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,0961,031253
Hispanic38298
Asian24246
Other Race1233
Native American33
Black33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.00%.

Clearwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,734$55,038$37,366
Less Than 9th Grade$46,563$48,750$45,156
High School Graduate$38,854$55,606$31,250
Some College$45,556$58,333$32,500
Bachelors Degree$52,917$63,125$52,708
Graduate Degree$55,208$54,625$55,833

$47,734

Average Earnings

$55,038

Average Male

$37,366

Average Female

Clearwater Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clearwater Language by Age

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Clearwater Language

93.73% of Clearwater residents speak only English, while 6.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.19% of the population.

Clearwater Language

Clearwater Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,699865.06%
Hispanic903640.00%
Black1818100.00%

7.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.70%

Male Poverty Rate

10.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clearwater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clearwater is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clearwater is White, with 5.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.11%.

Clearwater Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.81%
High School7.49%
Some College4.59%
Bachelors or Greater1.50%

Clearwater Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed13.73%
Female Employed5.94%
Male Employed3.09%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Clearwater Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clearwater Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,063$78,247
Families$83,194$93,605
Married Families$94,861-
Non Families$48,611$49,255
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Income by Household Type

Clearwater Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Clearwater Married by Age and Sex

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Clearwater 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 35-44.

Clearwater Marital Status by Race

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Clearwater Marital Status

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85

Number of Veterans

85

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War27
Korea17
Vietnam17
Second Gulf War14
World War II

Clearwater Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5432
75+29
55 to 6411
65 to 747
18 to 346

Clearwater Veterans by Age

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Clearwater Veterans by Race

Clearwater Veterans by Education

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5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clearwater Veterans by Education

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78.3%

Labor Force Participation

74.4%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Clearwater Employment by Age

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Clearwater Employment by Race

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Clearwater 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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80.42%

Born in Clearwater

96.61%

Native Born

3.39%

Foreign Born

1.78%

Non Citizen

1.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.61% of Clearwater residents were born in the United States, with 80.42% having been born in Minnesota. 1.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clearwater Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,860211.14%
20201,839211.16%
20191,818211.17%
20181,797110.62%
20171,78660.34%
20161,78040.23%
20151,776-2-0.11%
20141,77840.23%
20131,77420.11%
20121,772140.80%
20111,758191.09%
20101,7390.00%

Clearwater Population by Year