Clarkfield, Minnesota

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Population in 2019: 787 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.6%
 
Males: 337  (42.8%)
Females: 450  (57.2%)
Median resident age:

36.5 years
Minnesota median age:

38.4 years

Zip codes: 56223.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,172 (it was $33,819 in 2000)
Clarkfield:

$51,172
MN:

$74,593

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,941 (it was $17,349 in 2000)

Clarkfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $64,347 (it was $38,200 in 2000)
Clarkfield:

$64,347
MN:

$246,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $87,926; detached houses: $87,466

Median gross rent in 2019: $669.

March 2019 cost of living index in Clarkfield: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.4%
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  • Races in Clarkfield, MN (2019)
    • 85993.9%White alone
    • 141.5%Hispanic
    • 111.2%Asian alone
    • 111.2%Two or more races
    • 91.0%American Indian alone

Races in Clarkfield detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (33.3%), Norwegian (28.1%), Swedish (6.3%), English (3.5%), Scandinavian (2.8%), American (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1060 feet

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 728 people per square mile   (low).

Clarkfield, Minnesota map

10 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Minnesota:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $865 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $783 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Cloud, MN (95.5 miles , pop. 59,107).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (124.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (456.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hazel Run, MN (2.3 miles),
Boyd, MN (2.5 miles ),
Hanley Falls, MN (3.4 miles ),
Montevideo, MN (3.4 miles ),
Granite Falls, MN (3.6 miles ),
St. Leo, MN (3.7 miles),
Cottonwood, MN (3.8 miles ),
Watson, MN (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 44.79 N, Longitude: 95.80 W

Area code: 320

Distribution of median household income in Clarkfield, MN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Clarkfield, MN in 2019
Clarkfield satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $41,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $241,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Clarkfield, MN residents
Average permit cost in Clarkfield, MN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.9%
Minnesota:

3.9%
Most common industries in Clarkfield, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Food (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.9%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Food (11.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.4%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.4%)
  • Truck transportation (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (33.9%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Clarkfield, MN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (3.4%)

Average climate in Clarkfield, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Clarkfield, Minnesota average temperatures Clarkfield, Minnesota average precipitation Clarkfield, Minnesota humidity Clarkfield, Minnesota wind speed Clarkfield, Minnesota snowfall Clarkfield, Minnesota sunshine Clarkfield, Minnesota clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.2. This is better than average.

City:

58.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.19. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.19
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Clarkfield-area historical tornado activity is near Minnesota state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/25/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the Clarkfield city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 6/13/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.4 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clarkfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Minnesota state average. It is 27% 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 61.8 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 65.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 182.3 miles away from the city 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 86.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.4 miles away from Clarkfield center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 149.0 miles away from Clarkfield center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yellow Medicine County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clarkfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Clarkfield:

  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 812 10TH AVENUE)
  • CLARKFIELD HOME HEALTH AGENCY (1012 12TH AVENUE SUITE 201)
  • CLARKFIELD CARE CENTER (805 FIFTH STREET, BOX 458)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clarkfield:

  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 12 miles; Granite Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,225)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 24 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Ridgewater College (about 44 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • South Dakota State University (about 59 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 78 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • College of Saint Benedict (about 90 miles; Saint Joseph, MN; FT enrollment: 2,025)
  • Rasmussen College-Minnesota (about 95 miles; St. Cloud, MN; FT enrollment: 4,575)

Public elementary/middle school in Clarkfield:

See full list of schools located in Clarkfield

Library in Clarkfield:

  • CLARKFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $42,031; Location: 812 10TH AVENUE; 17,312 books; 456 audio materials; 1,373 video materials; 2 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Clarkfield: Clarkfield (A), Clarkfield City Hall (B), Clarkfield Police Department (C), Clarkfield Community Library (D), Clarkfield Fire Department and Ambulance Service (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Clarkfield include: Alliance Church (A), Augusta Lutheran Church (B), Clarkfield Assembly of God Church (C), Clarkfield Lutheran Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Clarkfield include: Vahalla Park (1), North Park (2), Vahalla Park (3), North Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: David Minge - Politician, Larry Cole - Football player, Harland Svare - Football player and coach.

Yellow Medicine County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarkfield that have no violations reported:

  • CLARKFIELD (Population served: 841, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Minnesota:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.2%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.1%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
108 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Clarkfield (2011 data):

  • F & M Bank Minnesota: at 940 Tenth Avenue, branch established on 1919/01/28. Info updated 2010/11/24: Bank assets: $96.8 mil, Deposits: $82.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Clarkfield:

Marital status in Clarkfield, MN
  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 40.3%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 18.6%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

For population 25 years and over in Clarkfield:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Minnesota average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Clarkfield
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clarkfield, MN (based on Yellow Medicine County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,64716
Catholic2,2743
Evangelical Protestant1,80615
None711-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Here:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Yellow Medicine County:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Yellow Medicine County:

7.7%
State:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.0%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
Minnesota:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Clarkfield:

48.1%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Clarkfield:

41.8%
Minnesota:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Clarkfield:

28.5
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.2%
Minnesota:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Clarkfield:

14.3%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Clarkfield:

33.3%
Minnesota:

33.2%

General health condition:
Clarkfield:

50.9%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Clarkfield:

72.4%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clarkfield, MN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 4$9,783$29,3490$0
Financial Administration 2$7,963$47,7780$0
Local Libraries 1$4,854$58,2481$523
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,300
Totals for Government 7$22,599$38,7412$1,823

Clarkfield government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $3,542,000 ($4500.64)
    Water Utilities: $280,000 ($355.78)
    Regular Highways: $253,000 ($321.47)
    Financial Administration: $198,000 ($251.59)
    General - Other: $161,000 ($204.57)
    Housing and Community Development: $125,000 ($158.83)
    Police Protection: $97,000 ($123.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $72,000 ($91.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000 ($88.95)
    Libraries: $61,000 ($77.51)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($12.71)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $2,000 ($2.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $94,000 ($119.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $83,000 ($105.46)
    General - Other: $37,000 ($47.01)
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000 ($33.04)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($2.54)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($19.06)

Clarkfield government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $3,530,000 ($4485.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $102,000 ($129.61)
    Other: $55,000 ($69.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($16.52)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($1.27)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($1.27)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($1.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $43,000 ($54.64)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $129,000 ($163.91)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($6.35)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($3.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $334,000 ($424.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $358,000 ($454.89)
    Other: $34,000 ($43.20)
  • Tax - Property: $564,000 ($716.65)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.54)

Clarkfield government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,191,000 ($4054.64)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,933,000 ($3726.81)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $258,000 ($327.83)

Clarkfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $315,000 ($400.25)

5.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,485 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
Minnesota average:

7.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Chippewa County, MN  1.40% ($35,263 average AGI)
from Lyon County, MN  1.18% ($34,042)


5.30% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Minnesota average:

7.17%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Chippewa County, MN  1.02% ($31,976 average AGI)
to Lyon County, MN  0.57% ($59,348)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clarkfield:

  • KDMA (1460 AM; 1 kW; MONTEVIDEO, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMHL (1400 AM; 1 kW; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: K M H L BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clarkfield:

  • KKRC (93.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMGM (105.5 FM; MONTEVIDEO, MN; Owner: IOWA CITY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNCM (88.5 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KBPG (89.5 FM; MONTEVIDEO, MN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KARZ (107.5 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOLV (100.1 FM; OLIVIA, MN; Owner: BOLD RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Clarkfield:

  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • K61AU (Channel 61; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K18DI (Channel 18; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K24CS (Channel 24; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K26DG (Channel 26; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K32DR (Channel 32; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K47EA (Channel 47; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K63AU (Channel 63; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K65BA (Channel 65; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K67AN (Channel 67; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K69DP (Channel 69; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT CORP)
  • K16CP (Channel 16; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K22DO (Channel 22; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K35DK (Channel 35; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • K45DJ (Channel 45; GRANITE FALLS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA VALLEY TV IMPROVEMENT)
  • KRWF (Channel 43; REDWOOD FALLS, MN; Owner: KSAX-TV, INC.)
  • K49ED (Channel 49; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K15DC (Channel 15; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K19CW (Channel 19; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K25EI (Channel 25; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K31BT (Channel 31; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K17CS (Channel 17; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K23DF (Channel 23; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K29CC (Channel 29; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K33CR (Channel 33; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)

Clarkfield fatal accident list:

Oct 28, 2006 06:45 AM, M46, Lat: 44.791840, Lon: -95.795870, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 7, 1999 01:33 PM, Sr-67, Lat: 44.790690, Lon: -95.795375, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 21, 1995 03:00 PM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 43ft / 13.0mTotal length
  • $342,000,000Total costs
  • 4,246Total average daily traffic
  • 378Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,890Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Clarkfield, MN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 11970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Clarkfield, MN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Clarkfield)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1 Block N 1 Block W Of Post Office (Lat: 44.788833 Lon: -95.808083), Call Sign: KYY816,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/2000, Expiration Date: 06/06/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2005, Registrant: Yellow Medicine East District 2190, 1204 11th Ave, Clarkfield, MN 56223, Phone: (612) 669-4423
  • 8 Mi S Of Us 212 & 2 1/2 Mi E Of 212 (Lat: 44.844944 Lon: -95.762250), Call Sign: WSS862, Licensee ID: L00390703,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz, Grant Date: 08/21/2001, Expiration Date: 08/27/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2011, Registrant: Christopherson Farms, Rr 1 Box 31, Clarksfield, MN 56223, Phone: (612) 669-4655
  • Hwy 59 & 2 1/2 Mi W 9 Mi S (Lat: 44.971611 Lon: -95.855861), Call Sign: KKA809, Licensee ID: L00455291,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.025 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2002, Expiration Date: 03/20/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/26/2012, Registrant: Stensrud, Larry:stensrud, Joe Dba Stensrud Brothers, Rr 2 Box 125, Clarkfield, MN 56223, Phone: (612) 669-7134
  • Water Tower 4th St (Lat: 44.791611 Lon: -95.803639), Call Sign: KJZ512,
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.1600 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/1998, Expiration Date: 10/20/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2001, Registrant: Citizens Communications Company, 5600 Headquarters Drive, Plano, TX 75025-1209, Phone: (469) 365-3317, Fax: (469) 365-2707, Email:
  • 805 5th St (Lat: 44.788972 Lon: -95.797194), Call Sign: WRDI698,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.237 MHz, 456.237 MHz, 451.337 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 451.437 MHz, 456.437 MHz, 451.537 MHz, 456.537 MHz, 451.637 MHz, 456.637 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2019, Expiration Date: 05/07/2029, Certifier: Julie Londgren, Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Fax: (952) 469-0170, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 4th St, Lat: 44.794056 Lon: -95.802000, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 35 m, Call Sign: WQOH501,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/28/2011, Expiration Date: 09/28/2021, Certifier: Franklin B Gass, Registrant: Digital Plains, LLC, 462 160th Avenue, Slayton, MN 56172, Phone: (507) 829-3490, Email:
  • 1004 10th Ave, Lat: 44.790833 Lon: -95.804778, Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQOH501,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/28/2011, Expiration Date: 09/28/2021, Certifier: Franklin B Gass, Registrant: Digital Plains, LLC, 462 160th Avenue, Slayton, MN 56172, Phone: (507) 829-3490, Email:
  • Clarkfield, 4275 260th Ave (Lat: 44.784139 Lon: -95.793889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.6 m, Call Sign: WQON911,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6541.25 MHz, Grant Date: 12/05/2011, Expiration Date: 12/05/2021, Certifier: Thomas E Walsh, Registrant: Minnesota Dept Of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd Ms730, St Paul, MN 55155, Phone: (651) 234-7973, Fax: (651) 234-7960, Email:
  • CLARKFIELD, 1310 6th Street (Lat: 44.794639 Lon: -95.798167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQPN210,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 07/03/2012, Expiration Date: 07/03/2022, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • CLARKFIELD T, 4275 260th Ave (Lat: 44.784139 Lon: -95.793889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 106.6 m, Call Sign: WQXN858,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 04/26/2016, Expiration Date: 04/26/2026, Certifier: Daniel Richter, Registrant: Minnesota Valley Television Improvement Corporation, 30 W. Water Street, Granite Falls, MN 56241, Phone: (320) 564-4807, Fax: (651) 228-2645, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • Tri Line Grain Elevator (Lat: 44.788833 Lon: -95.804444), Call Sign: KNKM444,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.075 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 06/05/1999, Registrant: Mork Roger, L. Dba: Mork Leasing Division, Rt.1 Box 135, Montevideo, MN 56265

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: W0SZJ, Grant Date: 08/18/1998, Expiration Date: 08/18/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/19/2010, Registrant: Richard F Claggett, Clarkfield, MN 56223

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: WILSON CURTIS I RAND KR-2 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1053A , Serial Number: 1794, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/1981, Certificate Issue Date: 04/04/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Curtis I Wilson, 4616 260th Ave, Clarkfield, MN 56223

Most common first names in Clarkfield, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2181.8 years
Anna1784.3 years
Arthur1381.8 years
Clarence1378.8 years
Oscar1283.6 years
Gladys1084.4 years
Emma1086.6 years
Alfred976.7 years
Mabel985.0 years
George879.6 years
Most common last names in Clarkfield, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3283.4 years
Anderson3284.0 years
Nelson2382.0 years
Hanson2078.9 years
Peterson1580.2 years
Olson1282.1 years
Larson1186.9 years
Christensen882.0 years
Lee882.2 years
Friberg869.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Clarkfield, MN
  • 87.4%Utility gas
  • 7.6%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Clarkfield, MN
  • 60.4%Utility gas
  • 24.8%Electricity
  • 7.9%Other fuel
  • 5.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Clarkfield compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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