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Clinton
  • Suburb of Jackson, MS

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade C+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

editorial

Clinton is a suburb of Jackson with a population of 27,668. Clinton is in Hinds County and is one of the best places to live in Mississippi. Living in Clinton offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Clinton and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Clinton are highly rated.

About

About Clinton...
Population
27,668

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$204,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,179
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Clinton Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    51.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    29.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    7.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    55.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    985.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    59.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

Working in Clinton

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$71,315
National
$75,149

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