Clinton is a medium-sized city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 25,211 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Clinton is the 11th largest community in Mississippi.
Clinton real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Clinton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
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 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 (13.40%), sales jobs (11.88%), and management occupations (10.37%).
Also of interest is that Clinton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Clinton is a very car-oriented city. This is because most people -87.33% - drive by car to work every day, and few people choose alternative modes of transportation, such as public transit, cycling, or walking. In general, car-oriented communities have a layout that emphasizes streets, highways, and ease of parking, and sometimes this can be to the detriment of human-scale priorities such as walkability alongside roads, and public spaces. For example, strip malls are something you will find in Clinton.
As is often the case in a small city, Clinton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Clinton are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.75% of adults in Clinton have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clinton in 2010 was $27,684, which is wealthy relative to Mississippi, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $110,736 for a family of four. However, Clinton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clinton is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. 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 English, German, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Clinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.