Clinton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Massachusetts. With a population of 13,805 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Clinton is the 143rd largest community in Massachusetts. Much of the housing stock in Clinton was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Unlike some towns, Clinton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Clinton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clinton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clinton who work in office and administrative support (13.57%), sales jobs (11.50%), and management occupations (8.05%).
Clinton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The overall education level of Clinton citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.92% of adults in Clinton have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Clinton in 2010 was $30,582, which is low income relative to Massachusetts, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,328 for a family of four. However, Clinton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clinton is a very 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 White, followed by Asian. Clinton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.74% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Clinton include Italian, French , English, and German.
The most common language spoken in Clinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.