Clifton, ID Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Clifton Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Clifton Content

Also See: Clifton, ID ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Clifton, Idaho - Basic Facts

The City of Clifton had a population of 277 as of July 1, 2017. Clifton ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Idaho. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Clifton is located at latitude 42.1873 and longitude -112.0051 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Clifton (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,852 feet.

The City of Clifton (GNIS ID: 2409483) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Clifton is located within Dayton Division of Franklin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clifton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


City of Clifton, ID Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | ID Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Dayton Division | Franklin County | Idaho Counties

Search the map for:

Clifton, ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 277
Daytime Population: Workers 40
Daytime Population: Residents 152
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 192
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 277
Population in Familes 257
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 123
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $36,865
Average Household Income $51,215
Per Capita Income $15,029


Total Housing Units 95 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 66 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $196,053
Average Home Value $197,761


Total Households 83
Average Household Size 3.34
Family Households 69
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.93% 0.92%
Households 1.04% 0.95%
Families 0.2% 1.13%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.94%

Clifton, ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clifton to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 169 26th
Population Density # 203 11th
Diversity Index # 97 58th
Median Household Income # 179 22nd
Per Capita Income # 218 4th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.

Idaho Research Tools

Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Idaho Census Data
Highest or Lowest: