Clifton Information

Clifton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Clifton, CO

General Clifton Information

State: Colorado

County: Mesa County

Close cities: Whitewater, CO, Orchard Mesa, CO, Redlands, CO, Grand Junction, CO, De Beque, CO, Mesa, CO, Fruitvale, CO, Fruita, CO, Palisade, CO

Clifton Population (census data)
Total 20,532
Male 9,887 (48.2%)
Female 10,645 (51.8%)

Population Density: 3,029 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.8 (US Avg is 100)

Clifton Elevation: 4,722 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.78 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,015

Zip Codes: 81520.

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Clifton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (82.3%)
  • Hispanic (14.1%)
  • Other race (5.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • American Indian (2.7%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (17.7%)
  • United States (10.6%)
  • English (10.2%)
  • Irish (9.9%)
  • French (3.8%)
  • Italian (2.6%)
Foriegn Born: 425 people (2.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Clifton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: Arizona Cardinals, Denver Broncos
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets, Utah Jazz
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Denver, University of Colorado

Clifton School Information

Middle Schools
Mount Garfield Middle School (3475 Front Street, Clifton, CO, 81520 - Mesa County Valley 51 District)
Elementary Schools
Clifton Elementary School (3276 F Road, Clifton, CO, 81520 - Mesa County Valley 51 District)
Rocky Mountain Elementary School (3260 D1/2 Road, Clifton, CO, 81520 - Mesa County Valley 51 District)

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