Clinton is a very small town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 1,531 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%).
Clinton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Clinton is worth considering.
The percentage of adults in Clinton who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.70% of the adults 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.