Clinton is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 1,515 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clinton is the 180th largest community in Louisiana.
Clinton real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Clinton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Clinton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clinton is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Clinton who work in office and administrative support (22.70%), sales jobs (15.25%), and healthcare (9.71%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Clinton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Clinton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Clinton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Clinton may be for you.
In terms of college education, Clinton is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.70% of adults 25 and older in Clinton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clinton in 2010 was $23,498, which is upper middle income relative to Louisiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,992 for a family of four. However, Clinton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clinton is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Clinton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clinton residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Clinton include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Clinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Korean.