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Welcome to Clinton ...
The location of Clinton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Clinton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Clintonian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Clinton has a population of 13,981 people<4> (see below for details).
Clinton was settled in 1654 and was incorporated in 1850.
Clinton is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Clinton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Clinton: (978) and (351)<6>
The ZIP code for Clinton: 01510<7>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clinton had an population of 13,981 people. This is an increase of 2.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.06% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Clinton had a population of 13,606 people. This makes Clinton the county's 16th most populous community.
The population of Clinton represents 0.21% of the total population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 144th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 13,606 people, the population of Clinton increased 1.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,435 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Clinton.
Communities Also Named Clinton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 59 communities that are also named Clinton - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey (3), New York (2), North Carolina (2), Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (6), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Clinton.
Communities near Clinton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Clinton.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clinton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Clinton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clinton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Clinton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clinton. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Clinton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clinton ...
Looking for more information about Clinton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Clinton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Clinton.
Adding Clinton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Clinton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Clinton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Clinton on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Clinton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022