Clinton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 8,899 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Clinton is the 83rd largest community in Missouri.
Clinton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Clinton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Clinton who work in office and administrative support (11.59%), sales jobs (9.91%), and healthcare (9.26%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Clinton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Clinton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.20 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Clinton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Clinton with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.47% of adults in Clinton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clinton in 2010 was $23,024, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,096 for a family of four.
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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Clinton include Irish, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Clinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Portuguese.