Clinton, Mississippi

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City of Clinton
Nickname(s): 
Mount Salus (original name)
Motto(s): 
History • Pride • Progress
Location in Hinds County, Mississippi
Location of Mississippi in the United States
Location of Mississippi in the United States
Coordinates: Coordinates: 32°20′22″N 90°19′23″W / 32.33944°N 90.32306°W / 32.33944; -90.32306
CountryUnited States
StateMississippi
CountyHinds
Founded1823
Incorporation1824
Government
 • TypeStrong Mayor-Council
 • MayorRosemary Aultman (R)
 • Board of AldermenTony Hisaw, Tony Greer,
Mike Bishop, Kathy Peace
Mike Morgan, Bill Barnett,
Jehu Brabham
Area
 • Total24.1 sq mi (62.4 km2)
 • Land23.8 sq mi (61.6 km2)
 • Water0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation
358 ft (109 m)
Population
 (2006 Estimate)
 • Total26,212
 • Density1,089/sq mi (420.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (CDT)
Zip Code(s); physical locations
39056, 39058
Zip Code(s); U.S. P.O. boxes
39060
Area code(s)601, 769
FIPS code28-14420[1]
GNIS feature ID0668609[2]
Websitehttp://www.clintonms.org
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.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.