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 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 (11.40%), sales jobs (10.04%), and healthcare (9.69%).
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 15.67 minutes getting to work every day.
The citizens of Clinton are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.97% of adults in Clinton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Clinton in 2010 was $20,752, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,008 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 Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Clinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Portuguese.