Demographics & Economics

Clinton County has become a diverse community.  We quietly grow in our population year by year as more people see the benefits of our county.  We have some of the lowest property taxes in the state, coupled with the cutting edge technology of fiber optic, all the while still holding on to our routes of rail transportation.

Get the “Quick Facts” from Census.gov for a greater understanding of the direction in which we are heading.

Population

Current Population:
Clinton County – 33,866
Frankfort – 16,662
Rossville – 1,513
Mulberry – 1,387
Colfax – 768
Kirklin – 766
Michigantown – 406

Population by Age:
Preschool (0 to 4) – 2,390
School age (5 to 17) – 6,853
Adult (18 to 64) – 19,750
Older (65 plus) – 4,873
*Median Age 35.6

Transportation

Distance to Major Cities:
Lafayette, IN – 22 miles
Indianapolis, IN – 45 miles
Chicago, IL – 145 miles
Louisville, KY – 159 miles
Detroit, MI – 200 miles
Cleveland, OH – 500 miles

Transportation in Clinton County:
State Roads 26, 28, 29, 38, 39 and 75 I-65 seven miles
Rail Norfolk Southern, CSX
Air Frankfort Municipal Airport, located in industrial park, two lighted runways
Indianapolis International Airport, 55 miles south
Purdue Airport, 45 miles northwest
Over 40 truck lines serve Clinton County