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Clarissa


Welcome to Clarissa

Situated on Eagle Creek, the City of Clarissa is a regional employment center, thanks to the Central Todd County Care Center, as well as a number of small manufacturing and retail concerns.

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City of Clarissa
P.O. Box 396
202 Main St. W
Clarissa, MN 56440


Mayor: Robert Gamache
PO Box 396
Clarissa, MN 56440
218-756-2681

Clerk: Sue Kent
PO Box 396
Clarissa, MN 56440
218-756-2125
clarissa@eaglevalleytel.net


*Permits can be picked up at Clarissa City Hall
*Elections are held at Clarissa City Hall


Clarissa, MN

Population

Total Population

756

Population
Growth Rate

1.02%

Median Age

46

Diversity Index

9.100

Housing & Income

Households

325

Total Housing Units

362


Owner Occupied

241

Renter Occupied

84

Vacant

37

Median Home Value

$118,214


Average Home Value

$145,124

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.08%


Per Capita Income

1.99%

Income Projection

Median Household

$51,475 $53,739


Average Household

$64,770 $71,449


Per Capita

$25,247 $27,865

Workforce

Total Businesses

50

Total Employed

1,021

Workers 16+

292

2020 Information Businesses

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Businesses

2

Employed

660

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

5

Employed

165

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

9

Employed

43

2020 Public Administration

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Businesses

5

Employed

35

2020 Other Service excl Pub Admin

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Businesses

12

Employed

28

2020 Food & Beverage Stores

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Businesses

3

Employed

26

Some
High School

33

Graduated
High School

188

Associates
Degree

74

Bachelor's
Degree

71

Graduate
Degree

10

Average Commute Time

25 min.



Resident Commuters

188

Non-Resident Commuters

104

Drive Alone

226

Carpooled

46

Public

0

Work At Home

4


Fast Fact Image

Todd County was created on February 20, 1885 (Organized in 1873) from Cass County.  The county was named in honor of John Blair Smith Todd, commander of Fort Ripley (1849-56); general in the Civil War; delegate in Congress from Dakota Territory, 1861 and 1863-65; governor of Dakota Territory, 1869-71.