Clinton is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,664 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clinton is the 645th 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.
Of important note, Clinton is also a village of artists. Clinton has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Clinton’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Clinton telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.49% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
The overall crime rate in Clinton is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Being a small village, Clinton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Clinton. 54.43% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Clinton in 2018 was $41,740, 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 $166,960 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Clinton include Irish, Italian, German, English, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Clinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.