The small community town of Clinton is located in the County of Island. It is located on the southern part of Whidbey island. It has a total area of about 9.6 sq. km. and located at an elevation of about 128 ft. above the sea level. Tourism holds an important place in the local economy. Businesses related to building material and supplies, manufacturing of computer peripherals, developmental health services, insurance, dealership of tile and ceramics, contibute to the local economy. The automotive sector helps in the development of businesses related to selling auto parts, auto renting and leasing, truck renting and leasing. Commercial spaces are utilized by pet shops, craft shops, breakfast rstaurants, bridal shops, drug stores, hardware stores, public schools, universities and colleges. Individuals indulge themselves in businesses related to message therapy centers, drug and pharmacy stores and craft shops, thereby enhancing the area's thriving business climate.