Clinton Township, Michigan

Clinton Township: A city in Macomb County, Michigan. It is located in the northeastern part of the state. Clinton Township is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Clinton Township Hall and the Clinton Township Historical Museum.

About

Clinton Township is a city located in the county of Macomb in the U.S. state of Michigan.

Clinton Township is a suburban community located about 15 miles northeast of Detroit in Macomb County, Michigan. As of 2020, Clinton Township had an estimated population of 99,753 residents.

History

The area was first settled in the early 19th century and organized as Clinton Township in 1818. It was named after early American politician DeWitt Clinton.

The township remained mainly rural farmland until suburban residential development took off after World War II.

By 1970, Clinton Township was Michigan's largest township with over 50,000 residents. It became a charter township in 1989.

Attractions

Top attractions and things to do in Clinton Township include:

  • George George Memorial Park - Outdoor park with sports fields, trails, picnic areas and more.
  • Clinton Township Skate Park - 16,000 square foot skate park with bowls, ramps, and rails.
  • Civic Center - Community center with banquet spaces, art exhibits, and recreation classes.
  • Freedom Hill Amphitheatre - Major concert venue hosting national music acts.
  • River Bends Park - 57-acre park set along the Clinton River with nature trails.

Living in Clinton Township

Clinton Township offers quality schools within the Chippewa Valley Schools district.

Popular residential neighborhoods include Preston Heights, Town Center, and Wyndham Manor. The cost of living is lower than the U.S. average.

The area provides convenient access to Detroit as well as recreation opportunities around the Clinton River and on Lake St. Clair.

Clinton Township is a growing community with strong civic pride and amenities.

Quick Facts about Clinton Township

Population : 99,753
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Macomb County
Instagram username : wjclibrary42
Twitter username : BillClinton
Altitude : 600 feet / 183 meters
Time Zone : America/Detroit
Local time : 03:48:31 (20th April 2024)
Postal code : 48035
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Geography

Clinton Township is located at 42°35'13"N 82°55'12"W (42.5869800, -82.9199200).

Clinton Township map

Clinton Township zip code is 48035. County name: Macomb, County fips: 26099

Charter Township of Clinton, Clinton Township

Schools in Clinton Township

College & universities near Clinton Township, MI

Code Name City ZIP
250744 Dorsey School of Business-Roseville Roseville (MI) 48066

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clinton Township, MI

Code Name Address Type
ROY Royal Oak station 202 South Sherman Ave. RAIL
TRM Troy Transit Center 1201 Doyle Drive RAIL
BMM Birmingham, Michigan 449 South Eton St. RAIL
DET Detroit 11 West Baltimore Ave. RAIL
PNT Pontiac Transportation Center 51000 Woodward Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Clinton Township

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mount Clemen Post Office Mount Clemens (MI) 48046

Other cities in Macomb County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Macomb County , MI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Sterling Heights 131,709 The second most populous city in Macomb County, Michigan.
Macomb 92,131 A city in Macomb County, Michigan.
Saint Clair Shores 58,390 The most populous city in Macomb County, Michigan.
Chesterfield 46,659 Township in Macomb County, Michigan
Roseville 46,535 A city in Macomb County, Michigan.
Eastpointe 31,720 City in Macomb County, Michigan, United States
Washington 28,846 Township in Macomb County, Michigan
Mount Clemens 16,013 City in Michigan
Fraser 14,331 City in Macomb County, Michigan, USA
New Baltimore 12,281 City in Macomb County, Michigan, United States
Center Line 8,090 City in Michigan, United States
Utica 5,062 City in Michigan, United States
New Haven 5,061 Village in Michigan
Milton 3,944 Township in Cass County, Michigan
Romeo 3,572 Human settlement in Macomb County, Michigan, United States of America
Warren 2,050 City in the U.

Distance to Other Cities

Clinton Township distances to largest Michigan cities