Clifton, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 152 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.1%
 
Males: 67  (44.5%)
Females: 85  (55.5%)
Median resident age:  49.4 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 45316, 45387, 45502.

Clifton Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,057 (it was $42,679 in 2000)
Clifton:

$45,057
OH:

$52,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $33,359 (it was $24,073 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $126,052 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
Clifton:

$126,052
OH:

$140,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $176,640; Detached houses: $175,324

Median gross rent in 2016: $764.

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  • Races in Clifton, OH (2010)

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    • 13488.2%White alone
    • 63.9%Two or more races
    • 63.9%Hispanic
    • 42.6%Black alone
    • 21.3%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clifton: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (17.1%), English (11.4%), European (11.4%), Irish (8.6%), Scotch-Irish (8.6%), German (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.18 square miles.

Population density: 859 people per square mile   (low).

Clifton, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Clifton:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clifton village:

  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 5.1%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,395 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,609 (1.6%)

Clifton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, OH (9.1 miles , pop. 65,358).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (46.3 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (246.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Yellow Springs, OH (1.9 miles ), Cedarville, OH (2.0 miles ), Wilberforce, OH (2.5 miles ), Enon, OH (2.8 miles ), Green Meadows, OH (2.8 miles ), Holiday Valley, OH (3.0 miles ), Springfield, OH (3.0 miles ), Xenia, OH (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 39.80 N, Longitude: 83.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 937

Clifton household income distribution Clifton home values distribution

Property values in Clifton, OH

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+7.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (18%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)

Average climate in Clifton, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Clifton, Ohio average temperatures Clifton, Ohio average precipitation Clifton, Ohio humidity Clifton, Ohio wind speed Clifton, Ohio snowfall Clifton, Ohio sunshine Clifton, Ohio clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Clifton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the Clifton village center killed 36 people and injured 1150 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/20/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clifton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 110.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 236.9 miles away from Clifton center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 214.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 187.4 miles away from Clifton center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 114.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clark County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clifton topographic map

Birthplace of: Woody Hayes - Football player and coach, Stanley E. Bowdle - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Clifton:

  • FRIENDS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YELLOW SPRINGS, OH)
  • FRIENDS EXTENDED CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YELLOW SPRINGS, OH)
  • SOUTHBROOK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, OH)
  • WHISPERING PINES OF SPRINGFIELD (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, OH)
  • NEW HORIZONS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, OH)
  • NEW DAWN NSG HM (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, OH)
  • F F MUELLER RESIDENTIAL SERVICES/SUNSET (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, OH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clifton:

  • Cedarville University (about 4 miles; Cedarville, OH; Full-time enrollment: 3,396)
  • Central State University (about 7 miles; Wilberforce, OH; FT enrollment: 2,094)
  • Clark State Community College (about 8 miles; Springfield, OH; FT enrollment: 3,689)
  • Wright State University-Main Campus (about 13 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 14,482)
  • University of Dayton (about 19 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Fortis College-Centerville (about 21 miles; Centerville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,527)
  • Sinclair Community College (about 21 miles; Dayton, OH; FT enrollment: 13,779)

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Notable locations in Clifton: Clifton Mill (A), Miami Township Fire Department Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Clifton: Clifton United Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Clark County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 72.3. This is about average.

City:

72.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.300. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.300
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.569. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.569
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.87. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.87
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.4%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  60.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.4%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Ohio average:

10.7

Clifton travel time to work - commute Clifton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clifton village (based on Clark County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,482109
Mainline Protestant12,86352
Catholic9,1306
Other1,5088
Black Protestant1,2818
Orthodox2251
None94,844-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 22
Clark County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Clark County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Clark County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.4%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

30.0%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.8%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Clifton:

49.8%
Ohio:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.3%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Clifton:

29.2
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.7%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.5%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.8%
Ohio:

34.2%

General health condition:
Clifton:

54.8%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Clifton:

75.0%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clifton, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$204
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$61
Totals for Government 0$0 8$265

Clifton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $27,000 ($177.63)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($164.47)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $3,000 ($19.74)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $25,000 ($164.47)

Clifton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,000 ($13.16)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $13,000 ($85.53)
    Highways: $1,000 ($6.58)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($13.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($26.32)
    General Support: $2,000 ($13.16)
  • Tax - Property: $13,000 ($85.53)

3.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,174 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Ohio average:

4.72%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($221 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.02%
Ohio average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, OH  0.62% ($32,302 average AGI)
from Greene County, OH  0.50% ($33,177)
from Champaign County, OH  0.47% ($28,504)


4.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,169 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Ohio average:

5.14%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($315 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.04%
Ohio average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, OH  0.76% ($29,214 average AGI)
to Greene County, OH  0.57% ($38,037)
to Franklin County, OH  0.43% ($26,908)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clifton:

  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGNZ (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FAIRBORN, OH; Owner: L&D BROADCASTORS INC.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WONE (980 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHIO (1290 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WING (1410 AM; 5 kW; DAYTON, OH)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIZE (1340 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBZI (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; XENIA, OH; Owner: TOWN AND COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WULM (1600 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: URBAN LIGHT MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clifton:

  • WYSO (91.3 FM; YELLOW SPRINGS, OH; Owner: ANTIOCH UNIVERSITY)
  • WCDR-FM (90.3 FM; CEDARVILLE, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCSU-FM (88.9 FM; WILBERFORCE, OH; Owner: CENTRAL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRVT (88.7 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WDHT (102.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WEEC (100.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: WORLD EVENGELISTIC ENTERPRISE CORP.)
  • WHKO (99.1 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZLR (95.3 FM; XENIA, OH; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLQT (99.9 FM; KETTERING, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMMX (107.7 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTUE (104.7 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXEG (103.9 FM; BEAVERCREEK, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRNB (92.1 FM; WEST CARROLLTON, OH; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DAYTON LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKSW (101.7 FM; URBANA, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WWSU (106.9 FM; FAIRBORN, OH; Owner: WRIGHT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQRP (89.5 FM; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WQRP FAMILY RADIO, INC.)
  • WFCJ (93.7 FM; MIAMISBURG, OH; Owner: MIAMI VALLEY CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WGTZ (92.9 FM; EATON, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES, LTD)
  • WPFB-FM (105.9 FM; MIDDLETOWN, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WDKF (94.5 FM; ENGLEWOOD, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Clifton:

  • WBDT (Channel 26; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WHIO-TV (Channel 7; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WHIO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDTN (Channel 2; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WDTN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPTD (Channel 16; DAYTON, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TV, INC.)
  • WKEF (Channel 22; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WKEF LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WRGT-TV (Channel 45; DAYTON, OH; Owner: WRGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W47BC (Channel 47; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W61DE (Channel 61; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWHO (Channel 53; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WWRD-LP (Channel 55; CENTERVILLE, OH; Owner: LIFE BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WBNS-TV (Channel 10; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WBNS-TV, INC.)
  • WRCX-LP (Channel 51; DAYTON, OH; Owner: ROSS COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WTTE (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: COLUMBUS (WTTE-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)

Clifton fatal accident list:

Feb 11, 2003 01:18 PM, Sr-72, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 5,032Total average daily traffic
  • 365Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,985Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Clifton)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CLIFTON, 2.3 Mi Se Of (Lat: 39.770333 Lon: -83.796306), Overall height: 72.5 m, Call Sign: WHE643
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 01/03/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2005, Certifier: Dennis W Guard Jr.Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc., 2400 North Glenville, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 729-6406, Fax: (972) 729-2690, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: K8TSR, Licensee ID: L01450294, Grant Date: 12/05/2008, Expiration Date: 02/10/2019, Certifier: Chester H Cunningham, Registrant: Chester H Cunningham, 192 Clinton St Box 113, Clifton, OH 45316-0113
  • Call Sign: W8VF, Previous Call Sign: W8VFT, Grant Date: 12/11/1996, Expiration Date: 12/11/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/05/1996, Registrant: William B Randolph, Clifton, OH 45316

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Clifton compared to Ohio state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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