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.
Unlike some cities, 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 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.
Residents of Clinton by-and-large get to work each day by driving: 87.33% use their own cars for their daily commute, making it a very car-oriented city. While Clinton may be a convenient place for driving around town, the negative aspect of this is that places that are suitable for walking or bicycling to and from work or stores may be few and far between. In general, car-oriented communities emphasize roads and convenience of driving, but not have a lot of walking-friendly areas to get from home to work, and tend not to have a lot of public transportation options.
Being a small city, Clinton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
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.