Clinton, Mississippi

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City of Clinton
City
Nickname(s): Mount Salus (original name)
Motto: History • Pride • Progress
Location in Hinds County, Mississippi
Location of Mississippi in the United States
Coordinates: 32°20′22″N 90°19′23″W / 32.33944°N 90.32306°W / 32.33944; -90.32306Coordinates: 32°20′22″N 90°19′23″W / 32.33944°N 90.32306°W / 32.33944; -90.32306
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Hinds
Founded 1823
Incorporation 1824
Government
 • Type Strong Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Rosemary Aultman (R)
 • Board of Aldermen Tony Hisaw, Tony Greer,
Mike Bishop, Kathy Peace
Mike Morgan, Bill Barnett,
Jehu Brabham
Area
 • Total 24.1 sq mi (62.4 km2)
 • Land 23.8 sq mi (61.6 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation 358 ft (109 m)
Population (2006 Estimate)
 • Total 26,212
 • Density 1,089/sq mi (420.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-6)
Zip Code(s); physical locations 39056, 39058
Zip Code(s); U.S. P.O. boxes 39060
Area code(s) 601, 769
FIPS code 28-14420[1]
GNIS feature ID 0668609[2]

For additional city data see: City-Data

Clinton is a city in Hinds County, Mississippi, United States. It's in the Jackson metropolitan area, and it's the tenth largest city in Mississippi. The population was 23,347 at the 2000 United States Census.

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