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Clarinda, Iowa - Basic Facts

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The City of Clarinda had a population of 5,577 as of July 1, 2017. Clarinda ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Iowa. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Clarinda is located at latitude 40.7377 and longitude -95.0342 in Page County. The formal boundaries for the City of Clarinda (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Page County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,043 feet.

The City of Clarinda (GNIS ID: 2393534) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Clarinda is located within Township of Nodaway, a minor civil division (MCD) of Page County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clarinda population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Clarinda: Guntown.

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Clarinda, IA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,577
Daytime Population: Workers 3,838
Daytime Population: Residents 2,629
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,467
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.16
Population in Households 4,247
Population in Familes 3,226
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,330
Population Density2 1,075
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $43,787
Average Household Income $60,606
Per Capita Income $22,330


Total Housing Units 2,180 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,311 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 627 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 243 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $88,652
Average Home Value $113,836


Total Households 1,937
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 1,153
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.01% -0.12%
Households 0.06% -0.14%
Families 0.0% -0.24%
Median Household Income   3.27%
Per Capita Income   2.36%

Clarinda, IA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clarinda to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 66 94th
Population Density # 260 74th
Diversity Index # 67 93rd
Median Household Income # 875 13th
Per Capita Income # 939 7th

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