Clifton is a city located in Mesa County Colorado. Clifton has a 2020 population of 20,748. Clifton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,889 in 2010.
The average household income in Clifton is $54,033 with a poverty rate of 26.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $873 per month, and the median house value is $143,500. The median age in Clifton is 32.8 years, 32.1 years for males, and 33.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cliftonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 22.62%.
94.02% of Clifton residents speak only English, while 5.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.80% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Clifton is White, with 24.47% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Clifton is Multiple, with 17.77% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.71%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Clifton
96.23% of Clifton residents were born in the United States, with 56.45% having been born in Colorado. 2.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.