Clinton, Mississippi Population 2021

23,564
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Clinton is a city located in Hinds County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 23,564, it is the 17th largest city in Mississippi and the 1636th largest city in the United States . Clinton is currently declining at a rate of -1.82% annually and its population has decreased by -6.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,216 in 2010. Clinton reached it's highest population of 25,682 in 2011. Spanning over 42 miles, Clinton has a population density of 563 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clinton is $75,512 with a poverty rate of 12.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $981 per month, and the median house value is $169,500. The median age in Clinton is 34.7 years, 32.9 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Clinton Demographics

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

  • White: 52.69%
  • Black or African American: 38.99%
  • Asian: 4.72%
  • Other race: 2.39%
  • Two or more races: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clinton, Mississippi is 23,564 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 24,878.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 25,216.

Clinton, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,24152.69%
Black or African American9,79938.99%
Asian1,1874.72%
Some Other Race6012.39%
Two or More Races2911.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.05%
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Clinton Population by Race

Clinton Population Pyramid $2021

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Clinton Median Age

34.7


Total

32.9


Male

36.5


Female

Clinton Adults

There are 18,489 adults, (3,984 of whom are seniors) in Clinton.

Clinton Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clinton Sex Ratio

Female

13,763

54.77%

Male

11,368

45.23%

Clinton Population by Age

Clinton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clinton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family55%45%
Female52.2%47.8%
Male47.8%52.2%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clinton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0472.7266.9
Married4,2073.2982.2
Non Family2,8601.2655
Female1,7123.5652.2
Male2684.0447.8

3.32

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Clinton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5833.61%
9th to 12th Grade8215.09%
High School Graduate2,51115.57%
Some College3,46121.46%
Associates Degree1,78311.05%
Bachelors Degree4,17825.90%
Graduate Degree2,79317.32%
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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
White9,0508,5774,481
Black5,7735,1811,990
Asian643440314
Hispanic533401110
Other Race36826142
2+ Races11311348
Native American1212

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 white people with a rate of 49.51%.

Clinton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,957$43,565$38,570
Less Than 9th Grade$20,373$25,093$17,443
High School Graduate$30,871$31,347$27,361
Some College$33,974$41,786$31,039
Bachelors Degree$46,439$57,895$41,439
Graduate Degree$53,187$59,412$51,467

$40,957

Average Earnings

$43,565

Average Male

$38,570

Average Female

Clinton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clinton Language by Age

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Clinton Language

91.45% of Clinton residents speak only English, while 8.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.19% of the population.

Clinton Language

Clinton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,6571,49615.49%
White12,8281,0618.27%
Asian1,18736530.75%
Other60111619.30%
Multiple2856623.16%
Native1212100.00%
Hispanic1,01170.69%

12.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.39%

Male Poverty Rate

11.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clinton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clinton is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clinton is Hispanic, with 0.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.70%.

Clinton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.24%
High School16.71%
Bachelors or Greater7.83%
Some College6.16%

Clinton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed20.63%
Male Unemployed9.06%
Male Employed8.81%
Female Employed6.84%

Clinton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clinton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,685$75,512
Families$75,885$86,614
Married Families$90,009-
Non Families$36,250$47,022
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Income by Household Type

Clinton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

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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1,449

Number of Veterans

1,217

Male Veterans

232

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam449
Second Gulf War415
First Gulf War275
Korea96
World War II30

Clinton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54436
75+292
55 to 64285
65 to 74273
18 to 34163

Clinton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0199.75%
Black4206.49%
Hispanic7312.61%
Asian101.09%

Clinton Veterans by Race

Clinton Veterans by Education

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1.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clinton Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

4.3%

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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68.03%

Born in Clinton

94.22%

Native Born

5.78%

Foreign Born

3.64%

Non Citizen

2.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.22% of Clinton residents were born in the United States, with 68.03% having been born in Mississippi. 3.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Clinton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202123,564-438-1.82%
202024,002-438-1.79%
201924,440-438-1.76%
201824,878-480-1.89%
201725,358-86-0.34%
201625,444-78-0.31%
201525,522330.13%
201425,489-87-0.34%
201325,576380.15%
201225,538-144-0.56%
201125,6823951.56%
201025,2871,9400.80%
200023,3471,5000.67%
199021,8477,1874.07%
198014,6607,4147.30%
19707,2463,8087.74%
19603,4382,5386.93%
19409005002.05%
19004000.00%

Clinton Population by Year