Clayton, NJ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Clayton, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
8,688
Unemployment
6.7%
Poverty
8.3%
Median Home
$208,100
Median Income
$92,824
Median Rent
$963

Clayton SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
9
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
3

Clayton, NJ Crime Report

89
Total Crimes
1,012.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-56.84%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Clayton
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 89 1,012.5 1,353.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 20 227.5 195.4 387.8
Murder 1 11.4 3.7 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 19 216.2 127.9 279.7
Property Crime 69 785.0 1,158.2 1,958.2
Burglary 5 56.9 146.2 314.2
Larceny 60 682.6 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 4 45.5 115.7 246.0

Clayton, NJ Cost Of Living

102
Clayton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Clayton New Jersey National Average
Overall 102 121 100
Services 99 107 100
Groceries 100 107 100
Health 94 100 100
Housing 103 160 100
Transportation 105 106 100
Utilities 97 98 100

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Rankings for Clayton in New Jersey

Map Of Clayton, NJ

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Population over time in Clayton

Year Population % Change
2020 8,688 1.7%
2019 8,545 0.8%
2018 8,475 1.1%
2017 8,386 1.1%
2016 8,292 0.8%
2015 8,225 0.4%
2014 8,196 0.5%
2013 8,154 0.2%
2012 8,134 0.9%
2011 8,063 -

Race / Ethnicity in Clayton

White
69.9% (6,069)
African American
21.9% (1,905)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (22)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (163)
Hispanic
6.1% (529)
Race Clayton NJ USA
White 69.9% 54.7% 60.1%
African American 21.9% 12.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 9.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.5% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.1% 20.4% 18.2%

Gender in Clayton

Female
50.6% (4,399)
Male
49.4% (4,289)
Gender Clayton NJ USA
Female 50.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Clayton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (173)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (521)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,953)
Some College
22.0% (1,911)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (781)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,563)
Master's Degree
6.0% (521)
Professional Degree
1.0% (86)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (173)
Education Clayton NJ USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Clayton, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.2% (36,176)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (33,415)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.2% (28,168)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.0% (43,357)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (98,589)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.1% (139,460)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (82,295)
$100,000 to $149,999
27.6% (239,983)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.5% (74,010)
$200,000 or more
10.7% (93,342)
Income Clayton NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.2% 6.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.0% 6.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.1% 14.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 27.6% 17.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.5% 10.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.7% 14.8% 8.3%

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