Clanton, Alabama

Population 8,634

Clanton is located in Chilton County, AL. The population is 8,634, making Clanton the largest city in Chilton County.

There are 6 public schools in Clanton with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Clanton is high , and there are 88 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Clanton is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Clanton property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Clanton include Thorsby, Verbana and Jemison.

Clanton Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 22%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18.6%

Crime Rate

6.85% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 147
  • Violent Crimes: 309
  • Robbery: 59
  • Burglary: 442
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

81.07% Higher than national avg.
  • 88 offenders in Clanton
  • 101.92 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

79 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 77


Low 2.3%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 2.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Clanton, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Clanton's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$157,900 compared to December 2018
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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72 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Clanton, AL issued 72 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 72 permits, 8 were issued for single family homes and 64 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Clanton, AL issued 12 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $546
  • 1 Bedroom: $610
  • 2 Bedrooms: $716
  • 3 Bedrooms: $986
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,254

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Environmental Hazards

79 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1226/1332)
    Clanton, AL has 92.04% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Clanton, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Clanton, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.63°
  • February 46.88°
  • March 55.23°
  • April 63.6°
  • May 70.08°
  • June 78.46°
  • July 80.85°
  • August 80.46°
  • September 74.8°
  • October 61.63°
  • November 53.17°
  • December 45.95°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Clanton, AL

Clanton, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Clanton, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Clanton, AL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Clanton, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Clanton, AL: $40,837


Unemployment in Clanton is 2.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.5% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.58%
White Collar - 59.42%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Gary Palmer

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

21 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Clanton, AL

1 Library view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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