Clinton, NY


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Clinton is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,891 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Clinton is the 574th largest community in New York. Clinton has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.

Clinton is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.50% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Clinton is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clinton who work in teaching (13.98%), management occupations (12.50%), and healthcare (11.91%).

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’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Residents of the village have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.72 minutes getting to work every day.

If knowledge is power, Clinton is a pretty powerful place. 54.76% of the adults in Clinton have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Clinton in 2010 was $37,824, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $151,296 for a family of four. However, Clinton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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. Important ancestries of people in Clinton include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Clinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.