Clifton is a city located in Passaic County, New Jersey. With a 2020 population of 85,279, it is the 5th largest city in New Jersey (after Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, and Elizabeth) and the 408th largest city in the United States. Clifton is currently growing at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 84,136 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Clifton has a population density of 7,566 people per square mile.
The average household income in Clifton is $92,489 with a poverty rate of 9.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,375 per month, and the median house value is $337,200. The median age in Clifton is 38.5 years, 37.5 years for males, and 39.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.1 males.