Clear Lake city also serves the County seat of Deuel County where it is located. Covering a total area of about 8.50 sq. kms., Clear Lake is located at an elevated height of about 1835 ft. from the sea level. Local residents are engaged in various diversified economic activities in the region. Some are also involved in the local tourism sector, since a number of Community activities are locally held. This helps to attract a large number of tourists in the area. Some are involved with the local health and education sector. A major part of the local population is white in their racial origin.