Clinton, Mississippi Population 2023

28,964

Clinton is a city located in Hinds County Mississippi. With a 2023 population of 28,964, it is the 9th largest city in Mississippi and the 1591st largest city in the United States.Clinton is currently growing at a rate of 1.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,100 in 2020. Spanning over 42 miles, Clinton has a population density of 692 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clinton is $75,512 with a poverty rate of 11.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Clinton is 34.6 years, 33 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Clinton Demographics

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

  • White: 52.64%
  • Black or African American: 39.04%
  • Asian: 4.30%
  • Other race: 2.21%
  • Two or more races: 1.81%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clinton, Mississippi is 28,964 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,100.

Clinton, Mississippi Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Asian

Other race

Two or more races

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Clinton Population by Race

Clinton Population Pyramid 2023

Clinton Median Age

34.6

Total

33

Male

35.9

Female

Clinton Adults

There are 18,193 adults, (4,112 of whom are seniors) in Clinton.

Clinton Age Dependency

76.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Clinton Sex Ratio

Female13,64955.04%
Male11,14844.96%

Clinton Population by Age

Clinton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.4

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Clinton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Clinton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clinton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 82.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 45.42%.

Clinton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$42,301

Average Earnings

$49,679

Average Male

$38,738

Average Female

Clinton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clinton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Clinton Language

91.82% of Clinton residents speak only English, while 8.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.

Clinton Language

Clinton Poverty by Race

rate

11.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.28%

Male Poverty Rate

7.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clinton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clinton is Multiple, with 33.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clinton is Hispanic, with 0.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.61%.

Clinton Poverty

Clinton Poverty Rate by Education

Clinton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clinton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Clinton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clinton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Clinton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Clinton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Clinton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,358

Number of Veterans

1,126

Male Veterans

232

Female Veterans

Clinton Veterans by War

Clinton Veterans by Age

count

Clinton Veterans by Race

Clinton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clinton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Clinton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Clinton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Clinton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

62.78%

Born in Clinton

83.17%

Native Born

5.07%

Foreign Born

3.05%

Non Citizen

2.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.17% of Clinton residents were born in the United States, with 62.78% having been born in Mississippi. 3.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Clinton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Clinton Population by Year