Clark SD, Home of Potato Days, featuring World Famous Mashed Potato Wrestling!

 


Living in Clark
Clark School Field House 
Located at Clark High School, the field house is open to the public, 5:30 AM to 8 AM and 5:30-7 PM Monday through Friday; Saturday 7AM-Noon; Closed Sunday and when there is a school activity. You may purchase a membership & use the facilities on your own.
Demographics
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Senior Citizens

Utilities
Housing
Education

Clark Medical Van 
Clark Medical Van runs daily. Contact City Hall for appointment.
 
City Pool
Heated swimming pool opens during summer months. Other recreation programs available. Contact City Hall.
 
Children's Story Hour
Story hour held during summer for  ages 4-6 at the Emil M. Larson Library in the Ullyot Building. Contact the Library for more information
 
Climate 
Average Winter Temperature: 21.2 °  
Average Summer Temperature: 66.1 ° 
Average Annual Precipitation: 20.04 inches 
 
Newspapers
Weekly for the community: Clark County Courier
Daily area coverage: Watertown Public Opinion (not Sunday), Aberdeen American News, Huron Daily Plainsman        
 
Cable TV
Contact ITC
 
Radio Stations
KWAT, KIXX, KSDR, KS93, KJBB, KDLO, KKSD, KPHR
 
Municipal  Services
Type of local government: Mayor and Council
Police Force: 3
Fire Department Personnel: 28 volunteers
Fire Insurance Rating: Class 8
City Zoning Ordinance: Yes
County Zoning Ordinance: Yes
Percentage of Paved Streets: 100%
 
Housing 
Average Monthly Rent for two Bedrooms: $300 House/$300 Apartment
Average Cost of Homes (purchase price) $50,000
 
Transportation
Rail Service: Burlington Northern at Vienna and Willow Lake
Motor Carrier: 7
Major Highways: I-29 (40 miles); SD 25 (8 miles east); Highway 212 runs through town  
 
Air Service
Nearest Commercial Airport: 40 miles
Commercial Airport Name: Watertown Regional Airport
Local Airport: Suitable for private planes, equipped to handle aircraft up to 12,500 lbs.
 
Health Care
Hospitals: Prairie Lakes Healthcare System is 35 miles away in Watertown
Medical Personnel within 40 miles: 300+
Clinics: Sioux Valley Clinic - Clark
Ambulances: 2 vehicles
Physical Therapy Services: Hovde's Physical Therapy
Dental: Clark Family Dental Center
Chiropractic: Clark Chiropractic                      
Pharmacy: Clark Pharmacy
 
Culture and Recreation
Golf Course
Public tennis courts
Hunting
City Parks
Heated Public Swimming Pool
Fishing/boating/canoeing 
Baseball/softball
Outdoor Horse Arena
4-H Fairgrounds and activities
Beauvais Heritage Museum
Classic Wheels Museum
Field House with weight room and indoor track
Movie Theaters, Community Theater Group (35 miles in Watertown)
Zoo (35 miles in Watertown)
Redlin Art Center (35 miles in Watertown)
 

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