Clinton, MS

Clinton profile

Living in Clinton

Clinton is a medium-sized city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 24,440 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Clinton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clinton is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clinton who work in office and administrative support (13.73%), healthcare (9.84%), and management occupations (9.77%).

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.

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 among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.22% of adults in Clinton have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Clinton in 2018 was $28,099, which is wealthy relative to Mississippi, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,396 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 Irish, English, German, Scottish, and French.

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