Clifton, Texas

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Population in 2017: 3,397 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.1%
 
Males: 1,593  (46.9%)
Females: 1,804  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

47.5 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76634.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,288 (it was $29,867 in 2000)
Clifton:

$44,288
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,310 (it was $14,823 in 2000)

Clifton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $119,522 (it was $54,000 in 2000)
Clifton:

$119,522
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $128,827; detached houses: $134,346; mobile homes: $24,067

Median gross rent in 2017: $625.

March 2019 cost of living index in Clifton: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.4%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.8% for Black residents, 29.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.4% for other race residents, 80.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Clifton, TX (2010)
    • 2,33968.0%White alone
    • 92827.0%Hispanic
    • 1033.0%Black alone
    • 431.2%Two or more races
    • 220.6%Asian alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone

Races in Clifton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Clifton, Texas as of July 13, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Clifton is 103 to 1.


Crime rates in Clifton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(162.2)
9
(240.3)
6
(164.2)
3
(82.9)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(85.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(58.6)
4
(119.1)
5
(150.2)
2
(59.8)
4
(118.2)
2
(59.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(621.8)
21
(560.7)
31
(848.4)
21
(580.6)
10
(280.3)
6
(172.0)
3
(85.4)
6
(171.0)
12
(351.8)
12
(357.2)
12
(360.4)
12
(358.9)
13
(384.3)
4
(118.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
19
(513.7)
34
(907.9)
46
(1,259)
45
(1,244)
20
(560.7)
24
(688.1)
15
(426.9)
14
(399.0)
26
(762.2)
26
(774.0)
21
(630.6)
30
(897.1)
24
(709.4)
20
(590.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(135.2)
4
(106.8)
4
(109.5)
3
(82.9)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(59.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(118.2)
1
(29.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.5)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)107.3132.2151.3113.6114.439.640.127.966.884.580.581.988.446.0

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City-data.com crime index in Clifton, TX

Crime rate in Clifton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: American (16.2%), German (11.0%), Irish (7.7%), Norwegian (6.9%), English (5.2%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.91 square miles.

Population density: 1,776 people per square mile   (low).

Clifton, Texas map

328 residents are foreign born (8.8% Latin America).

This city:

9.2%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,508 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,489 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (29.6 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (67.9 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (84.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Valley Mills, TX (3.3 miles ),
Meridian, TX (3.3 miles ),
Laguna Park, TX (3.6 miles ),
Cranfills Gap, TX (3.8 miles ),
Turnersville, TX (4.0 miles ),
Morgan, TX (4.1 miles ),
China Spring, TX (4.3 miles ),
Crawford, TX (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 31.78 N, Longitude: 97.58 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Norwegian Capital of Texas

Area code: 254

Distribution of median household income in Clifton, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Clifton, TX in 2017
Clifton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $94,900
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $60,900
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $57,500
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $149,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,500
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $183,100
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $337,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $168,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $270,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Clifton, TX residents
Average permit cost in Clifton, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Clifton, TX
Historical housing units in Clifton, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +247 (+7.5%).
Most common industries in Clifton, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.3%)
  • Educational services (12.9%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.5%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Wood products (6.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.5%)
  • Truck transportation (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (33.3%)
  • Educational services (17.6%)
  • Social assistance (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (2.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (2.3%)
Most common occupations in Clifton, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.3%)
  • Child care workers (7.3%)
  • Registered nurses (7.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)

Average climate in Clifton, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Clifton-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1973, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Clifton city center .

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 tornado 29.9 miles away from the city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clifton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 205.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 358.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 209.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 325.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 207.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 207.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bosque County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Fires: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clifton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Clifton:

  • GOODALL WITCHER HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 101 S AVE T)
  • GOODALL WITCHER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (101 HILLSIDE DRIVE)
  • CLIFTON NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (1000 FM 3220)
  • SUNSET HOME (1800 WEST 9TH ST)

Airports located in Clifton:

See details about airports located in Clifton, TX

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clifton:

  • McLennan Community College (about 28 miles; Waco, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,673)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 31 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Baylor University (about 32 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • Hill College (about 34 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Central Texas College (about 48 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Tarleton State University (about 49 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 8,882)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 50 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)

Public high school in Clifton:

  • CLIFTON H S (Students: 337, Location: 1101 N AVE Q, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Clifton:

  • CLIFTON EL (Students: 534, Location: 706 W 11TH ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • CLIFTON MIDDLE (Students: 271, Location: 1102 KEY AVE, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Clifton

Library in Clifton:

  • NELLIE PEDERSON CIVIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $18,004; Location: 406 LIVEOAK ST; 10,674 books; 256 audio materials; 2 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Immanuel Lutheran Church

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Clifton: Bosque Memorial Museum (A), Clifton Volunteer Fire Department (B), Sunset Home (C), North Bosque Emergency Medical Services (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Clifton include: First Baptist Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Pentecostal Church of God (C), Trinity Lutheran Church (D), Holy Angels Catholic Church (E), Shiloh Baptist Church (F), Grace Memorial Baptist Church (G), Fundamental Baptist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Clifton Inn (Highway 6 North), Cliffview Resort (Highway 22).

Birthplace of: Dan Campbell - 2005 NFL player (Dallas Cowboys, born: Apr 13, 1976), Ray Sadler - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates, born: Sep 19, 1980), Zach Duke - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates, born: Apr 19, 1983), Josh Grelle - Actor, Bobby Joe Conrad - Football player, Frank Pollard - Football player.

Bosque County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clifton and their reported violations in the past:

USCOE PLOWMAN CREEK PARK (Population served: 280, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
USCOE KIMBALL BEND PARK (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clifton that have no violations reported:

  • USCOE STEELES CREEK PARK (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
230 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
305 people in nursing homes in 2000
46 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Banks with branches in Clifton (2011 data):

  • First Security State Bank: Clifton Branch at 1115 West 5th Street, branch established on 1990/08/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $91.3 mil, Deposits: $82.4 mil, headquarters in Cranfills Gap, TX, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Bosque Bancshares, Inc.
  • Citizens State Bank: Clifton Texas Branch at 512 South Ave. G, branch established on 2011/11/01. Info updated 2009/01/29: Bank assets: $511.8 mil, Deposits: $456.1 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, TX, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Industry Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Bosque County: Clifton Branch at Highway 6 And Riverside Drive, branch established on 1984/06/14. Info updated 2008/12/09: Bank assets: $100.6 mil, Deposits: $90.0 mil, headquarters in Valley Mills, TX, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Valley Mills Financial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: Clifton Branch at 505 West Fifth Street, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • First Community Bank, National Association: Clifton Branch at 512 South Avenue G, branch established on 2008/06/02. Info updated 2009/03/24: Bank assets: $634.7 mil, Deposits: $559.1 mil, headquarters in Sugar Land, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Jll/Fch Holdings I, Llc

For population 15 years and over in Clifton:

Marital status in Clifton, TX
  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 47.5%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Clifton:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Clifton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clifton, TX (based on Bosque County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,40541
Mainline Protestant2,56714
Catholic1,0052
Black Protestant-2
Other--
None8,235-
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: 4
Here:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Bosque County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Bosque County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Bosque County:

10.0%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.3%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.4%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Clifton:

48.2%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.8%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Clifton:

23.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Clifton:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.3%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Clifton:

51.2%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Clifton:

74.5%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clifton, TX 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
Police Protection - Officers 9$38,486$51,3150$0
Water Supply 4$10,009$30,0270$0
Other and Unallocable 3$7,375$29,5001$2,021
Financial Administration 2$6,777$40,6620$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,227$62,7240$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,841$34,0920$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$2,887
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$2,562
Totals for Government 20$70,715$42,4296$7,470

Clifton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $632,000 ($186.05)
    Police Protection: $437,000 ($128.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $386,000 ($113.63)
    Sewerage: $341,000 ($100.38)
    Central Staff Services: $264,000 ($77.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $121,000 ($35.62)
    Regular Highways: $106,000 ($31.20)
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000 ($21.78)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $48,000 ($14.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $30,000 ($8.83)
    Libraries: $23,000 ($6.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,058,000 ($311.45)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $307,000 ($90.37)

Clifton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $448,000 ($131.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $370,000 ($108.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($8.83)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $119,000 ($35.03)
    General Revenue - Other: $70,000 ($20.61)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($1.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,089,000 ($320.58)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $579,000 ($170.44)
    Property: $494,000 ($145.42)
    Public Utilities Sales: $154,000 ($45.33)
    Other Selective Sales: $40,000 ($11.78)

Clifton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,871,000 ($2317.04)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,598,000 ($2236.68)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $273,000 ($80.37)

Clifton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $791,000 ($232.85)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $425,000 ($125.11)

9.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,363 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.20%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from McLennan County, TX  2.29% ($40,690 average AGI)
from Hill County, TX  0.74% ($31,255)
from Johnson County, TX  0.74% ($39,149)


7.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,982 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.92%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to McLennan County, TX  2.20% ($39,255 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.66% ($56,610)
to Hill County, TX  0.64% ($31,675)
Businesses in Clifton, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Ford1
Alco Stores1H&R Block1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Burger King1Subway1
Chevrolet1UPS1
FedEx1

Strongest AM radio stations in Clifton:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clifton:

  • KWOW (104.1 FM; CLIFTON, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBGO (95.7 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTFW-FM (92.1 FM; GLEN ROSE, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)
  • KBRQ (102.5 FM; HILLSBORO, TX; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • KBCT (94.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: KENNELWOOD BCST/G COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Clifton:

  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KWBU-TV (Channel 34; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
Clifton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Clifton fatal accident list:

Jan 10, 2013 06:19 PM, Fm219 W 5th St, N Ave D, Lat: 31.783478, Lon: -97.574044, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 1993 06:30 PM, Hillsidedr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1988 01:59 AM, 6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 11, 1981 07:40 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 5
Nov 9, 1979 11:40 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 4, 1977 07:05 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 4, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 27.9mTotal length
  • $6,299,000Total costs
  • 24,540Total average daily traffic
  • 2,692Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,410Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Clifton, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 11960-1969
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Clifton, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Clifton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Clifton, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Clifton)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Clifton)
Most common first names in Clifton, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8578.8 years
William7977.1 years
James6373.1 years
Mary5980.4 years
Charles3675.9 years
Robert3474.9 years
George3377.1 years
Walter3078.0 years
Willie2981.6 years
Joe2676.9 years
Most common last names in Clifton, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4275.8 years
Johnson4180.0 years
Olson2881.8 years
White2583.6 years
Jones2380.5 years
Thompson2275.4 years
Nelson2276.6 years
Anz2180.6 years
Williams2176.0 years
Dahl2181.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Clifton, TX
  • 51.8%Electricity
  • 45.7%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Clifton, TX
  • 54.7%Electricity
  • 38.6%Utility gas
  • 6.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Clifton compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Clifton on our top lists:

  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other nonhousehold living situations (population 1,000+)"
There are 11 pilots and 13 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Bobby Lawrence Crabb (1)
  • Marion D. Kilgore (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2020.