Clayton, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Clayton, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
21,681
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
9.7%
Median Home
$192,900
Median Income
$62,676
Median Rent
$1,083

Clayton SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
5

Clayton, NC Crime Report

537
Total Crimes
2,252.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-9.06%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Clayton
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 537 2,252.3 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 40 167.8 371.8 366.7
Murder 1 4.2 6.0 5.0
Robbery 8 33.6 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 24 100.7 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 497 2,084.6 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 49 205.5 519.1 340.5
Larceny 434 1,820.3 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 58.7 172.2 219.9

Clayton, NC Cost Of Living

96
Clayton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Clayton North Carolina National Average
Overall 96 95 100
Services 101 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 105 108 100
Housing 94 85 100
Transportation 82 94 100
Utilities 99 98 100

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Rankings for Clayton in North Carolina

Map Of Clayton, NC

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Population over time in Clayton

Year Population % Change
2019 21,681 6.7%
2018 20,324 5.3%
2017 19,306 4.1%
2016 18,553 3.8%
2015 17,869 3.4%
2014 17,274 3.8%
2013 16,648 3.5%
2012 16,078 4.3%
2011 15,417 4.8%
2010 14,714 -

Race / Ethnicity in Clayton

White
57.3% (12,430)
African American
24.6% (5,330)
American Indian
0.2% (35)
Asian
0.7% (155)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (72)
Two Or More
2.6% (554)
Hispanic
14.3% (3,105)
Race Clayton NC USA
White 57.3% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 24.6% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.3% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Clayton

Female
52.9% (11,471)
Male
47.1% (10,209)
Gender Clayton NC USA
Female 52.9% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Clayton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (867)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,084)
High School / GED
22.0% (4,769)
Some College
25.0% (5,420)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,818)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (4,553)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,734)
Professional Degree
1.0% (216)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (216)
Education Clayton NC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Clayton, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
3.6% (78,466)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (80,782)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.2% (177,200)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.9% (149,404)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (301,993)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.9% (474,271)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (342,240)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (298,808)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (150,562)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (114,369)
Income Clayton NC USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.2% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.9% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.9% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.8% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 5.4% 7.7%

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