Clinton, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 6,857 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.4%
 
Males: 3,281  (47.9%)
Females: 3,576  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

40.0 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 61727.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,274 (it was $36,279 in 2000)
Clinton:

$49,274
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,559 (it was $18,729 in 2000)

Clinton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $88,263 (it was $70,300 in 2000)
Clinton:

$88,263
IL:

$209,100

Median gross rent in 2019: $568.

March 2019 cost of living index in Clinton: 74.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.9%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Black residents, 11.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Clinton, IL (2019)
    • 6,45392.1%White alone
    • 3194.6%Hispanic
    • 971.4%Two or more races
    • 801.1%Black alone
    • 40.06%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Clinton, Illinois as of May 10, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Clinton is 358 to 1.


Crime rates in Clinton by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2014

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
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)
7
(96.4)
7
(95.5)
5
(69.5)
6
(83.9)
14
(196.4)
7
(101.1)
8
(116.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(13.8)
3
(40.9)
2
(27.8)
2
(28.0)
1
(14.0)
1
(14.4)
4
(58.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(151.5)
8
(109.1)
6
(83.4)
11
(153.8)
7
(98.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
53
(729.9)
45
(613.8)
35
(486.8)
31
(433.3)
62
(869.8)
68
(981.7)
74
(1,077)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
320
(4,407)
327
(4,461)
331
(4,604)
233
(3,257)
56
(785.6)
135
(1,949)
114
(1,660)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(247.9)
9
(122.8)
8
(111.3)
7
(97.8)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(72.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index358.8341.7307.8274.7274.4231.8258.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Clinton, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Illinois average:

2.71
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Ancestries: American (28.4%), Irish (20.7%), German (9.3%), English (7.6%), Polish (3.5%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/04/1882

Elevation: 744 feet

Land area: 2.65 square miles.

Population density: 2,584 people per square mile   (average).

Clinton, Illinois map

151 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.7% Europe, 0.4% Asia).

This city:

2.2%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,720 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,433 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, IL (20.8 miles , pop. 81,860).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (125.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (134.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Wapella, IL (2.2 miles ),
Kenney, IL (2.8 miles ),
Maroa, IL (2.8 miles ),
De Witt, IL (3.1 miles),
Waynesville, IL (3.3 miles ),
Weldon, IL (3.4 miles ),
Heyworth, IL (3.4 miles ),
Beason, IL (3.5 miles)

Latitude: 40.15 N, Longitude: 88.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +453 (+6.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,721 (52.6%)

Area code: 217

Distribution of median household income in Clinton, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Clinton, IL in 2019
Clinton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $67,300
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $69,100
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $243,300
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $205,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $190,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Clinton, IL residents
Average permit cost in Clinton, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Illinois:

6.5%
Historical population in Clinton, IL
Historical housing units in Clinton, IL
Most common industries in Clinton, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (10.7%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Utilities (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.6%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.2%)
  • Utilities (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (17.1%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Clinton, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)

Average climate in Clinton, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Clinton, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.1. This is about average.

City:

76.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.18. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.18
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Clinton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the Clinton city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 25.8 miles away from the city center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clinton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 134% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 130.9 miles away from the city 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 108.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 130.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 162.6 miles away from Clinton center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 130.3 miles away from Clinton center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 117.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in De Witt County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clinton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Clinton:

  • ALLEN COURT (1650 EAST MAIN STREET)
  • DR JOHN WARNER HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 422 W WHITE ST)
  • CRESTVIEW HEALTHCARE CENTRE (U.S. HIGHWAY 51 NORTH)
  • DEWITT COUNTY NURSING HOME (RFD 1 BOX 336)
  • MANOR COURT OF CLINTON (1 PARK LANE WEST)

Airports and heliports located in Clinton:

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Amtrak station near Clinton:

  • 18 miles: FARMER CITY (FRAMER CITY, BON AIR REST., 912 E. CLINTON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, full-service food facilities.

Nuclear power plants:


Clinton . General Electric Co.Sargent & Lundy Engineers. General Electric Co.Illinois Power Co.Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). Net Output: 930 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 02/1987. Commercial start: 04/1987..

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clinton:

  • Richland Community College (about 19 miles; Decatur, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,434)
  • Millikin University (about 22 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 24 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 25 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 27 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Parkland College (about 36 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 39 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)

Public high school in Clinton:

Private high school in Clinton:

  • CLINTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 28, Location: 801 S MULBERRY ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Clinton:

  • CLINTON JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 433, Location: 701 ILLINI DR, Grades: 6-8)
  • DOUGLAS ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 239, Location: 905 E MAIN ST, Grades: PK-1)
  • CLINTON ELEM SCHOOL (Location: 680 ILLINI DR, Grades: 2-5)
  • LINCOLN ELEM SCHOOL (Location: 407 S JACKSON ST, Grades: PK-1)
See full list of schools located in Clinton

Library in Clinton:

  • VESPASIAN WARNER PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $561,888; Location: 310 NORTH QUINCY STREET; 93,558 books; 983 audio materials; 3,254 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 17 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 145 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Clinton: De Witt County Courthouse (A), Clinton City Hall (B), Clinton Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Clinton include: Assembly of God Church (A), Calvary United Pentecostal Church (B), Christ Lutheran Church (C), Church of God (D), First Baptist Church (E), First Christian Church (F), First Church of God (G), Free Methodist Church (H), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woodlawn Cemetery (1), Memorial Park Cemetery (2), Oak Park Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Clinton: Downey Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Dewitt County Museum (219 East Woodlawn Street).

Court: Dewitt County - Clerk Of Circuit Court (201 West Washington Street).

Birthplace of: Al Atkinson (baseball) - Major League Baseball player, Charles Christopher Adams - Zoologist, Charlie Irwin - Major League Baseball player, Gene Vance - Basketball player, Mike Overy - Baseball player.

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

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

CLINTON (Address: 118 WEST WASHINGTON , Population served: 7,128, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-30-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-18-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-18-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-13-2006), St BCA signed (JUN-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-23-2006 and MAR-31-2006, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-10-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-10-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-13-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2006), St BCA signed (JUN-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2009)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.7%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Clinton in 2010:

  • 104 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 76 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 19 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Clinton in 2000:

  • 54 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 15 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 12 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 2 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled

Banks with branches in Clinton (2011 data):

  • First National Bank & Trust Company: at 2 Kelli Court, branch established on 1872/06/01; Auto Facility at 301 South Grant Street, branch established on 1972/01/07. Info updated 2007/09/12: Bank assets: $98.6 mil, Deposits: $71.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First Clinton Bancorporation, Inc.
  • State Bank of Lincoln: John Warner Bank Iga Branch at 220 East Van Buren Street, branch established on 1996/11/01; John Warner Bank Branch at 301 South Side Square, branch established on 1867/04/11. Info updated 2009/07/06: Bank assets: $328.5 mil, Deposits: $292.1 mil, headquarters in Lincoln, IL, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Lincoln S.B. Corp.
  • De Witt Savings Bank: at 302 West Main Street, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $95.5 mil, Deposits: $79.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Clinton Branch at 211 South Quincy, branch established on 1894/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Clinton:

Marital status in Clinton, IL
  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 50.4%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

For population 25 years and over in Clinton:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Illinois average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Clinton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clinton, IL (based on De Witt County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,99820
Mainline Protestant1,4307
Catholic1,0653
Other42
None10,064-
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:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
De Witt County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
This county:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

7.32 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
De Witt County:

8.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.6%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.7%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.6%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.1%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Clinton:

28.8
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Clinton:

23.0%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Clinton:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.6%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.5%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.7%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clinton, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Hospitals 97$451,734$55,88542$107,938
Police Protection - Officers 13$73,718$68,0471$1,550
Water Supply 6$25,628$51,2560$0
Other Government Administration 5$23,108$55,4596$3,501
Other and Unallocable 3$10,150$40,6000$0
Firefighters 3$21,412$85,64834$15,733
Streets and Highways 3$11,005$44,0200$0
Sewerage 2$9,515$57,0900$0
Financial Administration 1$5,965$71,5800$0
Police - Other 1$3,866$46,3920$0
Totals for Government 134$636,102$56,96483$128,721

Clinton government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $442,000 ($64.46)
    Hospitals: $316,000 ($46.08)
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $15,120,000 ($2205.05)
    Water Utilities: $1,603,000 ($233.78)
    Police Protection: $1,186,000 ($172.96)
    Financial Administration: $868,000 ($126.59)
    General - Other: $739,000 ($107.77)
    Regular Highways: $523,000 ($76.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $494,000 ($72.04)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $245,000 ($35.73)
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000 ($10.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($7.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $47,000 ($6.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $1,026,000 ($149.63)
    Regular Highways: $410,000 ($59.79)
    Water Utilities: $220,000 ($32.08)
    Central Staff Services: $100,000 ($14.58)
    Police Protection: $78,000 ($11.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,983,000 ($1310.05)

Clinton government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $17,910,000 ($2611.93)
    Sewerage: $451,000 ($65.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $144,000 ($21.00)
    General Revenue - Other: $118,000 ($17.21)
    Interest Earnings: $76,000 ($11.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,330,000 ($193.96)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,567,000 ($374.36)
    Highways: $184,000 ($26.83)
    Other: $41,000 ($5.98)
  • Tax - Property: $2,280,000 ($332.51)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $329,000 ($47.98)
    Other License: $196,000 ($28.58)
    Public Utilities Sales: $149,000 ($21.73)
    Other Selective Sales: $44,000 ($6.42)

Clinton government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,178,000 ($171.80)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,149,000 ($167.57)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $266,000 ($38.79)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $236,000 ($34.42)

Clinton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $18,618,000 ($2715.18)

5.72% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,411 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
Illinois average:

5.50%

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 McLean County, IL  1.34% ($38,841 average AGI)
to Macon County, IL  0.75% ($34,612)
to Champaign County, IL  0.61% ($45,025)
Businesses in Clinton, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1KFC1
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
CVS1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Subway1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
FedEx1UPS1
Ford1Walgreens1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Hardee's1YMCA1
Jimmy John's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Clinton:

  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clinton:

  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; MAROA, IL; Owner: WDKR, INC.)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; MOUNT ZION, IL; Owner: TECHNICOM, INC.)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WEJT, INC.)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; MONTICELLO, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)

TV broadcast stations around Clinton:

  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W29BG (Channel 29; DECATUR, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Clinton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Clinton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 45Number of bridges
  • 499ft / 152mTotal length
  • $3,624,000Total costs
  • 145,175Total average daily traffic
  • 24,963Total average daily truck traffic
  • 105,452Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Clinton, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 91960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 161980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Clinton, IL

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 71. The highest number of reported fires - 121 took place in 2015, and the least - 5 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Clinton, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (58.3%), and Outside Fires (25.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Clinton, IL
    • 70258.3%Structure Fires
    • 31025.7%Outside Fires
    • 1149.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 796.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Clinton, IL
Most common first names in Clinton, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9575.6 years
Mary8979.7 years
William8374.2 years
Charles7276.4 years
James5975.0 years
Helen5080.2 years
Robert5074.8 years
Dorothy4680.5 years
George4274.7 years
Ruth4080.2 years
Most common last names in Clinton, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3674.7 years
Johnson3578.9 years
Miller3176.7 years
Wilson2680.7 years
Baker2474.0 years
Williams2477.6 years
Moore2076.5 years
Taylor1978.3 years
Webb1876.2 years
Anderson1881.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Clinton, IL
  • 88.9%Utility gas
  • 10.7%Electricity
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Clinton, IL
  • 67.9%Utility gas
  • 31.0%Electricity
  • 1.1%Other fuel


Clinton compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Clinton on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: utilities (population 5,000+)"
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