The Town of Clay had a population of 466 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Clay is located at latitude 38.4615 and longitude -81.0849 in Clay County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Clay (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Clay County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 709 feet.
The Town of Clay (GNIS ID: 2390798) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clay population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Clay: Clay Court House, Clay Town, Claytown, Henry, Marshall.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,267|
|Daytime Population: Residents||346|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,613|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||3.46|
|Population in Households||457|
|Population in Familes||361|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Median Household Income||$20,479|
|Average Household Income||$33,120|
|Per Capita Income||$14,411|
|Total Housing Units||275 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||109 (39.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||98 (35.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||68 (24.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$65,000|
|Average Home Value||$111,591|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.41%|
|Per Capita Income||1.3%|
The table below compares Clay to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 253||38th|
|Population Density||# 187||54th|
|Diversity Index||# 232||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 400||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 396||2nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.