Clinton, Illinois Population 2021

6,691
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Clinton is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 6,691, it is the 284th largest city in Illinois and the 4054th largest city in the United States . Clinton is currently declining at a rate of -1.23% annually and its population has decreased by -7.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,225 in 2010. Clinton reached it's highest population of 8,014 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Clinton has a population density of 1,873 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clinton is $57,530 with a poverty rate of 13.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $82,100. The median age in Clinton is 39.5 years, 38.9 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.

Clinton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clinton was:

  • White: 94.83%
  • Other race: 2.66%
  • Two or more races: 1.29%
  • Black or African American: 1.16%
  • Asian: 0.06%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clinton, Illinois is 6,691 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,940.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,225.

Clinton, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,69794.83%
Some Other Race1882.66%
Two or More Races911.29%
Black or African American821.16%
Asian40.06%
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Clinton Population by Race

Clinton Population Pyramid $2021

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Clinton Median Age

39.5


Total

38.9


Male

39.8


Female

Clinton Adults

There are 5,412 adults, (1,408 of whom are seniors) in Clinton.

Clinton Age Dependency

76.4

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Clinton Sex Ratio

Female

3,679

52.10%

Male

3,383

47.90%

Clinton Population by Age

Clinton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clinton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Male55.7%44.3%
Female47%53%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clinton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9982.2870.9
Married1,3353.1283.6
Non Family1,2451.1164.7
Female3212.9547
Male973.6155.7

3.03

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Clinton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1453.00%
9th to 12th Grade3607.44%
High School Graduate1,88438.95%
Some College1,28126.48%
Associates Degree4018.29%
Bachelors Degree60612.53%
Graduate Degree1603.31%
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Clinton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clinton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,5754,162757
Hispanic16298
Other Race10776
Black4820
2+ Races48486
Asian443

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 75.00%.

Clinton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,960$39,575$27,250
Less Than 9th Grade$26,250$30,769$
High School Graduate$26,354$35,921$22,823
Some College$38,018$39,397$27,500
Bachelors Degree$46,875$70,833$41,672
Graduate Degree$29,886$27,841$31,250

$31,960

Average Earnings

$39,575

Average Male

$27,250

Average Female

Clinton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clinton Language by Age

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Clinton Language

95.25% of Clinton residents speak only English, while 4.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.08% of the population.

Clinton Language

Clinton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,44288013.66%
Hispanic2993311.04%
Multiple913134.07%
Black5360.00%
Asian4125.00%

13.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.27%

Male Poverty Rate

16.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clinton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clinton is Black, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clinton is Hispanic, with 11.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.61%.

Clinton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.17%
High School9.01%
Some College8.26%
Bachelors or Greater1.18%

Clinton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed48.86%
Male Unemployed10.00%
Female Employed9.84%
Male Employed7.55%

Clinton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clinton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,923$57,530
Families$59,209$69,039
Married Families$65,668-
Non Families$29,375$39,631
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Income by Household Type

Clinton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Clinton Married by Age and Sex

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Clinton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Clinton Marital Status by Race

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Clinton Marital Status

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480

Number of Veterans

450

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam149
First Gulf War120
Korea53
Second Gulf War50
World War II28

Clinton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+135
35 to 54133
65 to 74104
55 to 6495
18 to 3413

Clinton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4749.17%
2+ Races69.38%

Clinton Veterans by Race

Clinton Veterans by Education

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2.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clinton Veterans by Education

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62.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Clinton Employment by Age

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Clinton Employment by Race

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Clinton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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85.27%

Born in Clinton

97.82%

Native Born

2.18%

Foreign Born

1.52%

Non Citizen

0.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.82% of Clinton residents were born in the United States, with 85.27% having been born in Illinois. 1.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clinton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,691-83-1.23%
20206,774-83-1.21%
20196,857-83-1.20%
20186,940-59-0.84%
20176,999-112-1.58%
20167,111-43-0.60%
20157,154-37-0.51%
20147,191-82-1.13%
20137,273-59-0.80%
20127,332-38-0.52%
20117,370-37-0.50%
20107,407-78-0.10%
20007,485480.06%
19907,437-577-0.74%
19808,0144440.57%
19707,5702150.29%
19607,3551,4102.15%
19505,945-386-0.63%
19406,3314110.67%
19305,920220.04%
19205,8987331.34%
19105,1657131.50%
19004,4521,8545.53%
18902,598-111-0.42%
18802,7090.00%

Clinton Population by Year