The Town of Clay had a population of 553 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Clay: Clay Court House, Clay Town, Claytown, Henry, Marshall.
|Population in Households||544|
|Population in Familes||428|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Median Household Income||$22,003|
|Average Household Income||$34,211|
|Per Capita Income||$14,840|
|Total Housing Units||310 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||143 (46.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||102 (32.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 (21.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$65,909|
|Average Home Value||$118,924|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.13%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
The table below compares Clay to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 231||43rd|
|Population Density||# 160||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 271||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 398||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 395||3rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.