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Clinton County, Iowa (IA)

County population in 2014: 48,051 (68% urban, 32% rural); it was 50,149 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,307
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,388
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,655
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,528 (it was 5,450 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

28%

Land area: 695 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 69 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clinton County: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (23.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 54%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Clinton County, Iowa:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (92.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years
Males: 23,641  (49.2%)
Females: 24,410  (50.8%)
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Clinton County,IA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Clinton County:

2.0 people
Iowa:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,247 ($37,423 in 1999)

This county:

$49247
Iowa:

$52229

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $473 (lower quartile is $381, upper quartile is $562)
This county:

$473
State:

$554


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $112,607 (it was $72,600 in 2000)
Clinton:

$112,607
Iowa:

$126,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $75,205 - $168,169
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,041
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $430

Institutionalized population: 478

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 24
  • Thefts: 83
  • Auto thefts: 2

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 43
  • Thefts: 82
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 93 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2008: 72 buildings, average cost: $188,200
  • 2009: 51 buildings, average cost: $165,600
  • 2010: 72 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2011: 38 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2012: 39 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2013: 43 buildings, average cost: $176,900
  • 2014: 58 buildings, average cost: $198,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,748 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,613 (1.6%)

Clinton County household income distribution in 2009 Clinton County home values distribution Clinton County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.5%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.8% for Black residents, 30.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.8% for American Indian residents, 27.9% for other race residents, 44.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.3%
Clinton County:

14.3%
Iowa:

12.7%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.6% for Black residents, 27.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.5% for American Indian residents, 30.0% for other race residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 41 years old
(Males: 40 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 23 years old, American Indian residents: 49 years old, Asian residents: 46 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clinton County is $378 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $498 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $635 a month.

Cities in this county include: Clinton, De Witt, Camanche, Wheatland, Grand Mound, Delmar, Lost Nation, Charlotte, Calamus, Low Moor.

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

2012 air pollution in Clinton County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.033 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 10.1 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Bristol County, Rhode Island , Hartford County, Connecticut , Windham County, Connecticut , Middlesex County, Massachusetts , Geauga County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Iowa:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,145
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 680 (43% naturalized citizens)

Clinton County:

1.4%
Whole state:

3.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 236
  • 1990 to 1994: 61
  • 1985 to 1989: 72
  • 1980 to 1984: 13
  • 1975 to 1979: 66
  • 1970 to 1974: 30
  • 1970 to 1974: 61
  • 1965 to 1969: 141

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 77.1%

Clinton County marital status for males Clinton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 16,637
  • One, attached: 185
  • Two: 1,001
  • 3 or 4: 1,048
  • 5 to 9: 635
  • 10 to 19: 655
  • 20 or more: 689
  • Mobile homes: 708
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 27

Housing units in Clinton County with a mortgage: 7,124 (727 second mortgage, 760 home equity loan, 19 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,140

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clinton County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,13533
Catholic9,34011
Evangelical Protestant5,18724
Other1,06110
Black Protestant1221
None23,271-
Clinton County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Clinton County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Clinton County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

7.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clinton County:

9.2%
Iowa:

7.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Clinton County:

27.9%
State:

27.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Clinton County:

Average size of farms: 318 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $113,456
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $281.80
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.08%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 36.11%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $97,410
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 80.89%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $97,349
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.91%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.57
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 5.35%
Corn for grain: 169070 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 67 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 124176 harvested acres
Vegetables: 14 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 76 acres

Earthquake activity:

Clinton County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 272.0 miles away from Clinton County center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 249.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 303.1 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 271.5 miles away from Clinton County center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 258.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • IowaSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2008 to August 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1763): May 27, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1763, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • IowaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 10, 2007 to December 11, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1737): January 4, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1737, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • IowaSevere Winter Storms, Incident Period: February 23, 2007 to March 2, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1688): March 14, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1688, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • IowaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3239): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3239, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • IowaSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 19, 2004 to June 24, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1518): May 25, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1518, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • IowaSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 3, 2002 to June 25, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1420): June 19, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1420, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • IowaSevere Storms & Flooding, Incident Period: April 8, 2001 to May 29, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1367): May 2, 2001, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1367, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • IowaSevere Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 16, 1999 to May 29, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1277): May 21, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1277, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • IowaSevere Weather, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: June 13, 1998 to July 15, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1230): July 2, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1230, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood
  • IowaFlooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: April 13, 1993 to October 1, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-996): July 9, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-996, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Clinton County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (20%)
  • Poland (12%)
  • Korea (12%)
  • Canada (12%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • India (5%)
  • Other Central America (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clinton County (%):

  • German (45%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • United States or American (9%)
  • English (7%)
  • Dutch (3%)
  • Norwegian (2%)
  • Danish (2%)

Clinton County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 19,236 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 2,494 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 185 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 7 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 9 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 33 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 57 (0%)
  • Walked: 705 (3%)
  • Other means: 106 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,051 (4%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Clinton County, Iowa in 2000:

  • 227 people in nursing homes
  • 186 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 177 people in religious group quarters
  • 171 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 171 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 127 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 48 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 37 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 17 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill

People in group quarters in Clinton County, Iowa in 2010:

  • 439 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 209 people in college/university student housing
  • 60 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 55 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 33 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 32 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,496.

4.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,807 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Iowa average:

5.75%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.02% relocated from other counties in Iowa ($17,635 average AGI)
2.35% relocated from other states ($17,172 average AGI)
Clinton County:

2.35%
Iowa average:

2.41%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Scott County, IA  0.65% ($39,992 average AGI)
from Whiteside County, IL  0.53% ($28,853)
from Jackson County, IA  0.45% ($33,872)
from Carroll County, IL  0.16% ($25,833)
from Linn County, IA  0.15% ($22,379)
from Rock Island County, IL  0.14% ($27,889)
from Dubuque County, IA  0.10% ($30,000)


5.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,237 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
Iowa average:

5.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.41% relocated to other counties in Iowa ($16,595 average AGI)
2.60% relocated to other states ($17,642 average AGI)
Clinton County:

2.60%
Iowa average:

2.60%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Scott County, IA  0.97% ($31,717 average AGI)
to Whiteside County, IL  0.57% ($34,673)
to Jackson County, IA  0.35% ($46,074)
to Linn County, IA  0.16% ($32,161)
to Johnson County, IA  0.13% ($28,077)
to Carroll County, IL  0.13% ($32,577)
to Cook County, IL  0.13% ($34,269)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Clinton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Clinton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Clinton County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clinton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clinton County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 9,442 (7,980 aged, 1,462 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 602 (5%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Clinton County, Iowa in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1130)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (809)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (563)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (535)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (292)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (280)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (260)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (167)
  • Unspecified dementia (153)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (150)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.01
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14709.66
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 880.250
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40088.63

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1204.820
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1051.950
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8.05

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 54.11
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 66.38

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14.08

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 141.2. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 83.6
  • Other - 57.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 48,264
  • In family households: 39,791 (9,877 male householders, 3,316 female householders)
    10,102 spouses, 13,485 children (12,186 natural, 394 adopted, 905 stepchildren), 758 grandchildren, 283 brothers or sisters, 219 parents, 315 other relatives, 1,286 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,473 (3,333 male householders (2,626 living alone)), 3,697 female householders (3,250 living alone)), 1,443 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 852 (478 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 6,312 2-persons, 2,821 3-persons, 2,418 4-persons, 1,118 5-persons, 349 6-persons, 175 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,876 1-person, 961 2-persons, 124 3-persons, 53 4-persons, 12 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

9,145 married couples with children.
2,828 single-parent households (655 men, 2,173 women).

96.8% of residents of Clinton County speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $259,296,000 ($5199 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,273,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $132,425,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $64,838,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $18,510,000
Federal grants: $33,352,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,942,000 ($118,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,228,000 ($800,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,997,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $13,515,000
Federal Government insurance: $92,315,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,928
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,804
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +178
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -681
Here -14 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Clinton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.78 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 230
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,498
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,172
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,005
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,212
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,725
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,897
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,581
  • 1939 or earlier: 7,354
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clinton County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 12
  • 2 rooms: 39
  • 3 rooms: 204
  • 4 rooms: 1,392
  • 5 rooms: 3,236
  • 6 rooms: 3,216
  • 7 rooms: 2,739
  • 8 rooms: 2,218
  • 9+ rooms: 1,599
  • 1 room: 201
  • 2 rooms: 351
  • 3 rooms: 1,167
  • 4 rooms: 1,312
  • 5 rooms: 986
  • 6 rooms: 564
  • 7 rooms: 356
  • 8 rooms: 320
  • 9+ rooms: 193
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clinton County, Iowa
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 14
  • 1 bedroom: 384
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,617
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,070
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,035
  • 5+ bedrooms: 535
  • no bedroom: 252
  • 1 bedroom: 1,665
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,011
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,036
  • 4 bedrooms: 365
  • 5+ bedrooms: 121
Cars and other vehicles available in Clinton County, Iowa in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 537
  • 1 vehicle: 3,623
  • 2 vehicles: 6,574
  • 3 vehicles: 2,853
  • 4 vehicles: 799
  • 5+ vehicles: 269
  • no vehicle: 944
  • 1 vehicle: 2,518
  • 2 vehicles: 1,437
  • 3 vehicles: 360
  • 4 vehicles: 146
  • 5+ vehicles: 45

60% of Clinton County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 47% lived in Iowa.

Clinton County:

59.9%
State average:

57.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 38660
  • Northeast: 556
  • Midwest: 7338
  • South: 1664
  • West: 1057

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $44,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clinton County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (72.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.1%)
  • Electricity (5.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.0%)
  • Wood (1.4%)
  • Utility gas (57.5%)
  • Electricity (23.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.9%)
  • Other fuel (1.6%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 476
Here:

7.9%
Iowa:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 123
Here:

3.9%
Iowa:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 638
Here:

32.8%
Iowa:

25.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Clinton County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $387,000
  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $6,544,000
    Regular Highways: $4,458,000
    Police Protection: $2,103,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,796,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,231,000
    Financial Administration: $1,198,000
    General Public Buildings: $778,000
    Parks & Recreation: $761,000
    General - Other: $745,000
    Welfare - Other: $694,000
    Central Staff Services: $518,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $299,000
    Libraries: $85,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Hospitals: $368,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $132,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,393,000

Clinton County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,030,000
    Parks & Recreation: $122,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $991,000
    All Other: $83,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $106,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $357,000
    Interest Earnings: $301,000
    Property Sale Other: $29,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,429,000
    General Support: $2,712,000
    Health & Hospitals: $777,000
    All Other: $755,000
    Public Welfare: $92,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,414,000
    Total General Sales: $1,157,000
    Other Selective Sales: $170,000
    NEC: $72,000

Clinton County government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $29,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $74,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $81,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $22,000

Clinton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,133,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,006
  • Number of aged recipients: 58
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 948
  • Number of recipients under 18: 190
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 703
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 113
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 366
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 468
Clinton County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Clinton County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Clinton County, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John41977.0 years
William38276.1 years
Mary36979.9 years
Robert34571.3 years
Helen21180.3 years
Margaret21081.1 years
George20477.9 years
Anna20184.4 years
James20071.5 years
Charles19876.2 years
Most common last names in Clinton County, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16576.3 years
Petersen15478.6 years
Johnson14177.6 years
Anderson13776.6 years
Hansen12677.5 years
Miller9976.9 years
Jones6773.9 years
Schroeder6576.4 years
Brown6577.7 years
Jensen6479.1 years
Businesses in Clinton County, IA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1MasterBrand Cabinets11
Ace Hardware2Maurices1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's3
Applebee's1Nike1
Arby's1Nissan1
Ashley Furniture1OfficeMax1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King2Payless1
Chevrolet2Pizza Hut4
Circle K1Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SAS Shoes1
FedEx3Slumberland1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subway4
Ford1Super 82
GNC1Taco Bell1
Goodwill6Target1
H&R Block2Toyota1
Hardee's1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
Home Depot1U.S. Cellular3
Jewel-Osco1UPS4
KFC1Village Inn1
Kohl's1Walgreens2
La-Z-Boy3Walmart1
Lane Furniture2Wendy's1
Long John Silver's1