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Clinton County, New York (NY)

County population in 2016: 81,073 (36% urban, 64% rural); it was 79,894 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 13,074
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,502
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 20,162
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,006 (it was 9,261 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

47%

Land area: 1039 sq. mi.

Water area: 78.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 78 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clinton County: 95.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (13.4%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.8%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 52%
  • Government: 11%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 37%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Clinton County, New York:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (89.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian alone (1.4%)
Median resident age:  39.2 years
New York median age:  38.4 years
Males: 41,503  (51.2%)
Females: 39,570  (48.8%)

Clinton County,NY real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Clinton County:

2.0 people
New York:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $55,316 ($37,028 in 1999)

This county:

$55,316
New York:

$62,909

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $662 (lower quartile is $548, upper quartile is $784)
This county:

$662
State:

$1086


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $130,500 (it was $77,400 in 2000)
Clinton:

$130,500
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $82,500 - $178,200

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $153,429
Here:

$153,429
State:

$357,272

Townhouses or other attached units: $200,430
Here:

$200,430
State:

$568,104

In 2-unit structures: $256,953
Here:

$256,953
State:

$561,049

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $239,747
Here:

$239,747
State:

$650,258

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $159,861
Here:

$159,861
State:

$816,667

Mobile homes: $60,465
Here:

$60,465
State:

$72,941
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,169
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $415

Institutionalized population: 4,025

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

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

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 2
  • Auto thefts: 0
Clinton County, NY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 155 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2008: 116 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 93 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2010: 92 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2011: 68 buildings, average cost: $166,400
  • 2012: 61 buildings, average cost: $148,800
  • 2013: 94 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2014: 72 buildings, average cost: $154,200
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,017 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,049 (1.8%)

Clinton County household income distribution in 2013 Clinton County home values distribution in 2013 Clinton County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.7%
Clinton County:

13.7%
New York:

14.7%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.2% for Black residents, 31.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.2% for American Indian residents, 16.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 39.2% for other race residents, 32.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 39.2 years old
(Males: 37.2 years old, Females: 40.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.5 years old, Black residents: 28.8 years old, American Indian residents: 27.7 years old, Asian residents: 60.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 31.8 years old, Other race residents: 35.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clinton County is $509 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $610 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $775 a month.

Cities in this county include: Plattsburgh, Beekmantown, Schuyler Falls, Chazy, Saranac, Dannemora, Au Sable, Rouses Point, Ellenburg, Morrisonville.

Clinton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
City or TownHomes measuredLiving AreaBasement
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Altona town431 - 5149 - 20
Ausable town821 - 4116 - 16
Beekmantown town732 - 61511 - 21
Black Brook town432 - 51410 - 21
Champlain town1442 - 61613 - 22
Chazy town1332 - 51511 - 20
Clinton town131 - 5149 - 20
Dannemora town131 - 5138 - 18
Ellenburg town131 - 5138 - 18
Mooers town831 - 4138 - 17
Peru town1821 - 4107 - 15
Plattsburgh city1832 - 51410 - 18
Plattsburgh town2132 - 51511 - 20
Saranac town731 - 5139 - 18
Schuyler Falls town1221 - 4117 - 16
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Neighboring counties: Benzie County, Michigan , Hamlin County, South Dakota , St. Lawrence County , Shawano County, Wisconsin .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 6,653
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,905 (45.9% naturalized citizens)

Clinton County:

4.8%
Whole state:

23.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 1,0392010 or later
  • 5292000 to 2009
  • 8191990 to 1999
  • 8521980 to 1989
  • 5201970 to 1979
  • 1,163Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 91.4%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 22,114
  • One, attached: 776
  • Two: 1,774
  • 3 or 4: 2,385
  • 5 to 9: 1,911
  • 10 to 19: 862
  • 20 to 49: 213
  • 50 or more: 967
  • Mobile homes: 5,023

Housing units in Clinton County with a mortgage: 11,543 (198 second mortgage, 1,183 home equity loan, 88 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 9,923

Here:

55.0% with mortgage
State:

61.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clinton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,69531
Mainline Protestant3,03821
Evangelical Protestant2,41721
Other2,2667
None46,712-
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: 24
Clinton County:

2.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Clinton County:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 73
This county:

8.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clinton County:

7.3%
New York:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Clinton County:

25.4%
State:

23.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.4%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Clinton County:

Average size of farms: 279 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $129,862
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $246.54
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.83%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 78.27%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $116,065
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 41.01%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.37%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $143,861
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.91%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.95
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 51.28%
Corn for grain: 4376 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1584 harvested acres
Vegetables: 551 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 3,088 acres

Earthquake activity:

Clinton County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 18.1 miles away from Clinton County center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 65.5 miles away from the county center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 130.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 17.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.5 miles away from Clinton County center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 16.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • New York Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 26, 2013 to July 11, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4129: July 12, 2013, FEMA Id: 4129, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New York Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 27, 2012 to November 09, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3351: October 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3351, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to September 05, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4020: August 31, 2011, FEMA Id: 4020, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Severe Storms, Flooding, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: April 26, 2011 to May 08, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1993: June 10, 2011, FEMA Id: 1993, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • New York Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3262: September 30, 2005, FEMA Id: 3262, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Power Outage, Incident Period: August 14, 2003 to August 16, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3186: August 23, 2003, FEMA Id: 3186, Natural disaster type: Power Outage
  • New York Earthquake, Incident Period: April 20, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1415: May 16, 2002, FEMA Id: 1415, Natural disaster type: Earthquake
  • New York Virus Threat, Incident Period: May 22, 2000 to November 01, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3155: October 11, 2000, FEMA Id: 3155, Natural disaster type: Other
  • New York Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 25, 1998 to July 10, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1233: July 07, 1998, FEMA Id: 1233, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New York Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: January 05, 1998 to January 17, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1196: January 06, 1998, FEMA Id: 1196, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Clinton County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Earthquake: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Canada (28%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (9%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • England (4%)
  • Jamaica (3%)
  • Dominican Republic (3%)
  • Germany (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clinton County


  • French (except Basque) (15%)
  • American (15%)
  • French Canadian (11%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (5%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • German (3%)

Clinton County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 27,112 (77.5%)
  • Carpooled: 3,592 (10.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 222 (0.6%)
  • Subway or elevated: 18 (0.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 15 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 987 (2.8%)
  • Bicycle: 123 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 1,610 (4.6%)
  • Worked at home: 938 (2.7%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Clinton County, New York in 2000:

  • 3,794 people in state prisons
  • 2,288 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 529 people in nursing homes
  • 158 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 119 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 56 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 39 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 36 people in other group homes
  • 25 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 5 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Clinton County, New York in 2010:

  • 3,340 people in state prisons
  • 2,911 people in college/university student housing
  • 442 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 234 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 109 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 74 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,149.

3.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,600 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.40%
New York average:

5.06%


0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($744 average AGI)
Clinton County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

1.85% relocated from other counties in New York ($18,516 average AGI)
1.51% relocated from other states ($17,341 average AGI)
Clinton County:

1.51%
New York average:

2.01%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Essex County, NY  0.53% ($31,622 average AGI)
from Franklin County, NY  0.29% ($30,389)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.10% ($39,563)
from St. Lawrence County, NY  0.10% ($31,906)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.07% ($40,565)
from Franklin County, VT  0.07% ($37,636)
from Albany County, NY  0.06% ($34,000)


4.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.12%
New York average:

5.46%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($911 average AGI)
Clinton County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.11%

1.87% relocated to other counties in New York ($16,314 average AGI)
2.18% relocated to other states ($23,814 average AGI)
Clinton County:

2.18%
New York average:

2.38%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Essex County, NY  0.39% ($34,537 average AGI)
to Franklin County, NY  0.22% ($36,188)
to Albany County, NY  0.17% ($39,566)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.13% ($37,341)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.12% ($48,972)
to St. Lawrence County, NY  0.09% ($31,655)
to Warren County, NY  0.06% ($40,158)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Births per 1000 population in Clinton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Clinton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Clinton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clinton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Clinton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clinton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clinton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clinton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Clinton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 13,600 (10,558 aged, 3,042 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,192 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,002)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (810)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (702)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (520)
  • Unspecified dementia (405)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (280)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (178)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (177)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (160)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (157)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.22
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,326
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 495
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 60,513

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 860
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 797
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 33
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 55

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 109.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 45.9
  • Other - 63.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 81,073
  • In family households: 59,192 (9,634 male householders, 10,632 female householders)
    14,871 spouses, 18,257 children (17,274 natural, 585 adopted, 398 stepchildren), 1,323 grandchildren, 387 brothers or sisters, 637 parents, 549 other relatives, 2,902 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13,901 (4,499 male householders (3,214 living alone)), 5,859 female householders (4,611 living alone)), 3,543 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 7,980

Size of family households: 10,062 2-persons, 4,201 3-persons, 4,044 4-persons, 1,350 5-persons, 437 6-persons, 172 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,825 1-person, 1,928 2-persons, 486 3-persons, 110 4-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

8,391 married couples with children.
3,884 single-parent households (1,754 men, 2,130 women).

93.7% of residents of Clinton speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 32% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $468,461,000 ($5,722 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $42,223,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $199,207,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $76,163,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,235,000
Federal grants: $127,752,000
Federal procurement contracts: $22,207,000 ($16,589,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $40,897,000 ($6,146,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $31,911,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $25,143,000
Federal Government insurance: $34,166,000

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

Births: 4,075
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,448
Here:

42 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +373
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+35 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,241
Here +15 per 1000 residents
State -52 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Clinton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.78 millions of gallons per day (11% from ground, 89% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

3.8

Year house built in Clinton County, New York Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 2692014 or later
  • 8142010 to 2013
  • 2,4462000 to 2009
  • 4,7731990 to 1999
  • 5,2621980 to 1989
  • 5,6481970 to 1979
  • 3,5891960 to 1969
  • 3,7921950 to 1959
  • 1,7471940 to 1949
  • 7,6851939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clinton County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clinton County, New York Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 871 room
  • 922 rooms
  • 1393 rooms
  • 1,4964 rooms
  • 3,8205 rooms
  • 4,6546 rooms
  • 4,5667 rooms
  • 3,4848 rooms
  • 3,1289+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clinton County, New York Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 5041 room
  • 1662 rooms
  • 1,9323 rooms
  • 2,2744 rooms
  • 1,8505 rooms
  • 1,6796 rooms
  • 3967 rooms
  • 2158 rooms
  • 1429+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clinton County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clinton County, New York Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 87no bedroom
  • 2171 bedroom
  • 4,2942 bedrooms
  • 11,7633 bedrooms
  • 4,1054 bedrooms
  • 1,0005+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clinton County, New York Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 504no bedroom
  • 1,8281 bedroom
  • 3,6782 bedrooms
  • 2,5113 bedrooms
  • 4524 bedrooms
  • 1855+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Clinton County, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Clinton County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 552no vehicle
  • 5,5671 vehicle
  • 9,0972 vehicles
  • 4,2993 vehicles
  • 1,3404 vehicles
  • 6115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Clinton County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Clinton County population
  • 2,160no vehicle
  • 4,5601 vehicle
  • 1,8652 vehicles
  • 5083 vehicles
  • 564 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles

83.0% of Clinton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 82% lived in New York.

Clinton County:

83.0%
State average:

89.4%

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

  • This state: 63,092
  • Other state: 13,313
  • Northeast: 7,828
  • Midwest: 1,934
  • South: 1,929
  • West: 1,622
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clinton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 50.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.2%Electricity
  • 11.9%Utility gas
  • 11.1%Wood
  • 3.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 55.1%Electricity
  • 31.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.0%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 415
Here:

6.4%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 278
Here:

7.0%
New York:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 408
Here:

6.3%
New York:

34.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Clinton County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,970,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,101,000
  • Construction - Corrections - Other: $11,010,000
    Air Transportation: $5,824,000
    Regular Highways: $1,573,000
    General Public Buildings: $295,000
    Other Higher Education: $157,000
    Health - Other: $125,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $19,262,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,096,000
    Other Higher Education: $13,505,000
    General - Other: $7,390,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $5,865,000
    Regular Highways: $5,059,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,642,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $4,190,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,962,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,800,000
    Police Protection: $2,743,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,381,000
    Air Transportation: $1,980,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,813,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,534,000
    Financial Administration: $1,357,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $875,000
    Transit Utilities: $808,000
    Local Fire Protection: $593,000
    Parks and Recreation: $574,000
    Housing and Community Development: $128,000
    Libraries: $77,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $54,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $350,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $8,524,000
    Other Higher Education: $0
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $16,455,000
    Corrections - Other: $161,000
    Transit Utilities: $56,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $9,017,000
    General - Other: $398,000
    Police Protection: $391,000
    Transit Utilities: $305,000
    Other Higher Education: $164,000
    Health - Other: $79,000
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $24,000
    General Public Building: $24,000
    Central Staff Services: $22,000
    Air Transportation: $14,000
    Financial Administration: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000
    Corrections - Other: $5,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $32,093,000

Clinton County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $17,784,000
    Higher Education - Other: $5,268,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,146,000
    Air Transportation: $81,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $3,401,000
    All Other: $330,000
    Highways: $248,000
    Education: $154,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $554,000
    Highways: $57,000
    Public Welfare: $56,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $8,963,000
    Rents: $1,627,000
    Interest Earnings: $592,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $285,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $280,000
    Special Assessments: $185,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $200,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $21,571,000
    Highways: $8,678,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,830,000
    Education: $5,624,000
    All Other: $4,607,000
    Transit Utilities: $516,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $39,590,000
    Property: $18,285,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,573,000
    Other Selective Sales: $608,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $401,000
    NEC: $21,000

Clinton County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,925,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,880,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,045,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $471,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $236,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $235,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $29,815,000
    Beginning: $19,018,000

Clinton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,577,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,080,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $327,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,793
  • Number of aged recipients: 210
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,583
  • Number of recipients under 18: 334
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,969
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 490
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,254
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,262
Clinton County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Clinton County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
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Most common first names in Clinton County, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary46281.3 years
John44675.0 years
Robert35369.6 years
William34575.8 years
George28276.7 years
James27572.0 years
Joseph26174.0 years
Charles25874.9 years
Margaret25481.4 years
Helen24981.1 years
Most common last names in Clinton County, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith14079.0 years
Baker10677.1 years
Brown10476.5 years
Rock9174.8 years
Martin8474.1 years
Rabideau8376.5 years
Miller7475.2 years
Ryan7375.7 years
Collins7074.9 years
Wood7077.0 years
Businesses in Clinton County, NY
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1MasterBrand Cabinets13
AT&T1Maurices1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's4
Advance Auto Parts1Microtel1
Aeropostale1Motherhood Maternity1
American Eagle Outfitters1New York & Co1
Applebee's1Nike2
Ashley Furniture1Nissan1
AutoZone1Old Navy1
Bath & Body Works1Pac Sun1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Panera Bread1
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza2
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King3Penske1
Chevrolet3PetSmart1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut2
Days Inn1Quiznos2
Deb1RadioShack2
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid3
DressBarn1Rue211
Dressbarn1Sam's Club1
Dunkin Donuts6Sears2
Econo Lodge1Spencer Gifts1
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx12Staples1
Foot Locker1Starbucks2
Ford1Subaru1
GNC1Subway5
GameStop2Super 81
H&R Block2T-Mobile2
Hilton1T.J.Maxx1
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
Hollister Co.1Target1
Honda1Tim Hortons1
Hyundai1Toyota1
JCPenney1True Value2
Jones New York1U-Haul5
Journeys1UPS12
KFC1Vans1
Kmart1Verizon Wireless3
La Quinta1Victoria's Secret1
La-Z-Boy1Walgreens1
Lane Furniture3Walmart1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
Lowe's1YMCA1

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