The City of Clinton, IA
Clinton is a popular city in the state of Iowa with a total of 26,459 residents living there. Clinton is ranked as the seventeenth most populated city in Iowa and the 1188th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Clinton County. The largest nearby city to Clinton is Davenport, approximately 29 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Clinton, including Walkers Tavern, Casey's Carry Out Pizza, Lyons Tap, Doyle's Tavern and Porky's Cafe. For a larger selection of Clinton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Clinton Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens and/or Museums, including the Palisades Golf Course, Morrison Country Club, Buffalo Bill Cody Homestead, Bickelhaupt Arboretum and Canyon Creek Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Clinton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Clinton:
- Clinton Municipal Airport (CWI)
- Davenport Municipal Airport (DVN)
- Dubuque Regional Airport (DBQ)
- Moline Quad City Intl. Airport (MLI)
Clinton, Iowa Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Clinton experiences an average high temperature of 59 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 42 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.66 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Clinton with daytime temperatures averaging 78 degrees in the summer, and 29 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Clinton to receive an average of 1.45 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.64 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 102 degrees in the summer and as low as -26 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Clinton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 57 degrees, and nighttime lows of 41.
Clinton, Iowa Attractions
1Apple River Fort - , Elizabeth,
Apple River Fort, today known as Apple River Fort State Historic Site, was one of many frontier forts hastily completed by settlers in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin following the onset of the 1832 Black Hawk War. Located in present-day Elizabeth, Illinois, the fort at the Apple River settlement was built in less than a week. It was one of the few forts attacked during the war and the only one attacked by a band led by Black Hawk himself.
2Augustana College (Illinois) - , Rock Island,
Augustana College is a private liberal arts college located in Rock Island, Illinois. The college enrolls about 2,500 students. Covering 115 acres of hilly, wooded land, Augustana is adjacent to the Mississippi River. Ninety-one percent of the full-time faculty hold Ph.D.s or the terminal degrees in their field.
3Bickelhaupt Arboretum - Clinton,
Bickelhaupt Arboretum is a non-profit arboretum located at 340 South 14th Street, Clinton, Iowa. It is open dawn to dusk daily without charge.
4Birthplace of Ronald Reagan - , Tampico,
The Birthplace of Ronald Reagan, which is also referred to as the Graham Building, is located in an apartment on the second floor of a late 19th century commercial building in Tampico, Illinois. The building was built in 1896 and housed a tavern from that time until 1915. On February 6, 1911 the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan, was born in the apartment above the tavern. The Reagans would move out of the apartment and into a house in Tampico a few months after Ronald was born.
5Black Hawk State Historic Site - , Rock Island,
The Black Hawk State Historic Site, in Rock Island, Illinois, occupies much of the historic site of the village of Saukenuk, the home of a band of Native Americans of the Sauk nation. It includes the John Hauberg Museum of Native American Life. The state park is located on a 150-foot bluff overlooking the Rock River in western Illinois. It is most famous for being the birth place of the Sauk warrior Black Hawk.
6Buffalo Bill Cody Homestead - , Scott County,
The Buffalo Bill Cody Homested is the boyhood home of Buffalo Bill Cody, a government Scout and Wild West Showman. The Homestead is located in the broad valley of the Wapsipinicon River Vally south of McCausland, Iowa in rural Scott County. The farmhouse was built in 1847 by Isaac Cody, Buffalo Bill's father, of native limestone and contains walnut floors and trim.
7Byron Hills Golf Course - , Port Byron,
The Byron Hills Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Rock Island County Illinois. Built in 1966, this Port Byron course is open mar 15 to nov 15. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 309-523-2664. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 23316 94th Ave N, Port Byron, IL 61275
8Canyon Creek Golf Club - Clinton,
The Canyon Creek Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Clinton County Iowa. Built in 1976, this Clinton course is open feb 1 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 319-243-3534. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 1871 420th Ave, Clinton, IA 52732
9Country View Golf Course - , Geneseo,
The Country View Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Henry County Illinois. Built in 1978, this Geneseo course designed by L. Timmerman is open mar 15 to nov 30. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 309-441-5272. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 8284 N 2300th Ave, Geneseo, IL 61254
10Credit Island Golf Course - Davenport,
The Credit Island Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Scott County Iowa. Built in 1920, this Davenport course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 563-326-7820. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 800 Credit Island Ln, Davenport, IA 52802
Clinton, Iowa Hotels
Clinton, Iowa Restaurants
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