For population 25 years and over in Clarissa:
For population 15 years and over in Clarissa city:
48 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $910 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (54.6 miles , pop. 59,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (114.6 miles , pop. 382,618).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (467.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Eagle Bend, MN (2.2 miles ), Browerville, MN (2.2 miles ), Bertha, MN (3.3 miles ), Long Prairie, MN (3.4 miles ), Hewitt, MN (3.9 miles ), Aldrich, MN (4.1 miles) , Staples, MN (4.2 miles ), Miltona, MN (4.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.13 N, Longitude: 94.95 W
Area code: 218
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-4.2%).
Work and jobs in Clarissa: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Clarissa, Minnesota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clarissa-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/13/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Clarissa city center injured 3 people and caused $5 million in damages.
On 6/11/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.3 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Clarissa-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from Clarissa center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Todd County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Clarissa:
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Amtrak station near Clarissa:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clarissa:
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Public elementary/middle school in Clarissa:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarissa and their reported violations in the past:CLARISSA (Address: Clarissa City Hall , Population served: 609, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ST. ISIDORE CHURCH (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 23.6%
(25.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
84 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Clarissa in 2010:
4 people in other group homes in 2000
Clarissa compared to Minnesota state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Clarissa (based on Todd County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.49%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clarissa government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Clarissa government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Clarissa government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,841 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,919 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $440,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,492
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 1,510
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.