Clifton is a medium-sized town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 20,170 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clifton is the 27th largest community in Colorado.
Unlike some towns, Clifton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Clifton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clifton is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Clifton who work in sales jobs (12.41%), office and administrative support (12.00%), and food service (11.00%).
In Clifton, just 12.59% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Clifton in 2010 was $19,404, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,616 for a family of four.
Clifton is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Clifton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clifton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Clifton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.30% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Clifton include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Clifton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.