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Demographics

People

Total Population1,306
Male Share of the Population49.2%
Female Share of the Population50.8%
Senior Citizens24.7%
Employed Population 16+669
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married55.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.5%
Median Earnings25+$32,692
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,019

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,769
% Above Poverty Level92.7%
% Below Poverty Level7.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$431
Median House Value$93,900

Ancestry

German57%
Norwegian22.7%
Irish12.1%
Dutch5.7%
English4.7%
Danishn3.6%
Czech3.5%
Swedish3.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)3.1%
Scottish1.5%
Russian0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Austrian0.5%
Romanian0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Italian0.2%
Polish0.2%
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Clear Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Deuel County
Standard Zip Codes57226
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.76
Approximate Longitude-96.68

Clear Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCLEAR LAKE
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 20 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp34 to 58 F
Annual Precip25.7 inches
StationCASTLEWOOD
Distance17.3 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 20 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp32 to 59 F
Annual Precip23.6 inches
StationMILBANK 2 SSW
Distance31.5 miles
Jan Temp-0 to 22 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp59 to 84 F
Oct Temp34 to 60 F
Annual Precip22 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Astoria143$52,188
Estelline882$55,139
Gary278$45,625
Goodwin125$55,000
Kranzburg167$63,750
Toronto217$53,333

Clear Lake Public Libraries

Clear Lake City Library
125 3RD AVE S
Clear Lake, South Dakota
(605) 874-2013

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Clear Lake Hospitals

Sanford Deuel County Medical Center
(Non-profit)
701 3rd Avenue South
(605) 874-2141

Clear Lake Public Schools

Clear Lake Elementary - 02
410 5th St W
ZIP: 57226
(605) 874-2162
Primary
Total Enrollment 271
Deuel High School - 01
410 5th St W
ZIP: 57226
(605) 874-2163
High
Total Enrollment 153
Clear Lake Middle School - 04
410 5th St W
ZIP: 57226
(605) 874-2162
Middle
Total Enrollment 107
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