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B-
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B-
Clinton is a town in Tennessee with a population of 9,961. Clinton is in Anderson County. Living in Clinton offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Clinton and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Clinton are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$155,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$700
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    581.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    9.9
    6.1
  • Rape
    19.7
    40.7
  • Robbery
    69
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    670.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    3,183.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    473.1
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%

Working in Clinton

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$44,412
National
$55,322
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Clinton Reviews

18 reviews
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Clinton has its perks. There is a very nice old-timey theater. The Clinton Public Library is incredible. The facility is great and the staff are lovely. It is a small community, and once you find your niche the people are nice. One of the main drawbacks is the fact that Clinton is primarily a low-income town. If you know where to look there are nicer communities in Clinton, but for the most part, Clinton is full of trailer parks and poorer/country neighborhoods.
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Clinton, TN is the seat of Anderson County. It is a small town of less then 10000. There is a cute historic section downtown that brings in tourists. The town is starting to make investments, like a large park and a new bridge, into the improvement of the city. New business is coming to the city monthly. The potential is there for Clinton to be reborn but time and money will show if it all comes to fruition.
I like the family friendly environment Clinton brings to my family. Clinton is a beautiful city with great historical features. The location. Is excellent, one can access other cities quickly. Economic growth in Clinton is expanding.