Clifton, Arizona

Clifton: Town in Arizona


Clifton is a town located in the county of Greenlee in the U.S. state of Arizona. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,311. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,636 inhabitants.

Clifton locator map
Location of Clifton on Arizona map.

Quick Facts about Clifton

Population : 3,636 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arizona (United States)
County : Greenlee County
Postal code : 85533
Phone Area Codes : 928
Water as percent of area : 1.46%
Land as percent of area : 98.54%
Altitude : 3,478 feet / 1060 meters
Capital city : Clifton is capital of Greenlee County
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 22:36:55 (28th November 2023)
Population growth : 8.94% (2010-2020)
Weather : 37℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather
Clifton  AZ train station image
Clifton AZ train station
Clifton  AZ train station image


Clifton is located at 33°3'3"N 109°17'46"W (33.0509000, -109.2961800).

Clifton map


Clifton forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. more


The population of Clifton increased by 8.94% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,311 - census
2011 3,350 1.16% estimation process
2012 3,414 1.87% estimation process
2013 3,463 1.41% estimation process
2014 3,621 4.36% estimation process
2015 3,700 2.14% estimation process
2016 3,743 1.15% estimation process
2017 3,673 -1.91% estimation process
2018 3,684 0.3% estimation process
2019 3,708 0.65% estimation process
2020 3,636 -1.98% estimation process

Clifton zip code is 85533. County name: Greenlee, County fips: 04011

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People born in Clifton (1)

Scottish cricketer (1893-1977) James Colquhoun was born in Clifton

Schools in Clifton

College & universities near Clifton, AZ

Code Name City ZIP
104577 Eastern Arizona College Thatcher (AZ) 85552-0769

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clifton, AZ

Code Name Address Type
LDB Lordsburg Center St. and S.P. Blvd. RAIL

Post offices near Clifton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clifton Post Office Clifton (AZ) 85533

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Other cities in Greenlee County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Greenlee County , AZ.

City Name Population Title
Duncan 774 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Clifton distances to largest Arizona cities