Located approximately 40 minutes from Whiteman is the city of Clinton. It is a
wonderful choice for families looking to settle in a friendly, reasonably priced
Clinton offers a variety of restaurants and shopping opportunities for its 9,400
residents. Stroll through the historical downtown square which has been a center for
merchants since the 1800s. It now hosts over 150 businesses; many whose store fronts
have been restored to be reminiscent of the 1800s.
Clinton's school district receives a AAA rating. This district is an example for
many others in the area. Its locally developed curriculum has even been sold to many
other districts in the State. The district also has a Vocational-Technical
School offering ten full time programs and many more evening programs available to high
school students and adults.
Enjoy life with the variety of recreational activities. Boating and fishing are
especially popular since Clinton is located on the Grand River Branch of Truman Lake.
The area around the lake is a favorite for hunters. The Parks and Recreation
Department maintain 120 acres of parkland besides offering numerous activities.