Clay County, Alabama Population 2018

Clay County, Alabama's estimated population is 13,367 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Alabama is the 58th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,367-116-0.86%
201613,483730.54%
201613,410-4-0.03%
201513,414-26-0.19%
201413,440340.25%
201313,406-28-0.21%
201213,434-254-1.86%
201113,688-212-1.53%
201013,9006484.89%
199013,252-451-3.29%
198013,7031,0678.44%
197012,6362361.90%
196012,400-1,529-10.98%
195013,929-2,978-17.61%
194016,907-861-4.85%
193017,768-4,877-21.54%
192022,6451,6397.80%
191021,0063,90722.85%
190017,0991,3348.46%
189015,7652,82721.85%
188012,9383,37835.33%
18709,5600.00%

Clay County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,177
Black or African American1,993
American Indian and Alaska Native124
Two or More Races121
Some Other Race68

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Clay County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Clay County, Alabama Median Age

43.7


Total

43.6


Male

44.1


Female

Clay County, Alabama Adults

There are 10,571 adults, (2,616 of which are seniors) in Clay County, Alabama.

Clay County, Alabama Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

6,951

51.55%

Male

6,532

48.45%

Clay County, Alabama Households and Families

Clay County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clay County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male83.4%16.6%
Married83.2%16.8%
All75.1%24.9%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
Female50.9%49.1%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3632.4775.1
Married2,8373.0183.2
Non Family1,5811.1169.3
Female6683.1250.9
Male2773.0383.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clay County, Alabama Households

Clay County, Alabama Education

Clay County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,08411.48%
9th to 12th Grade1,31413.91%
High School Graduate3,26634.58%
Some College1,97620.92%
Associates Degree7618.06%
Bachelors Degree6266.63%
Graduate Degree4194.44%

Clay County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8706,154982
Black1,28783049
Hispanic239465
Native American349
Multiple Races34179
Other Race126

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 78.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.47%.

Clay County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,170$33,663$21,421
Less Than High School$20,432$23,045$17,153
High School Grad$27,048$39,792$20,976
Some College$26,641$40,330$22,167
Bachelors Degree$37,841$44,667$35,583
Graduate Degree$52,656$$53,594

$26,170

Average Earnings

$33,663

Average Male

$21,421

Average Female

Clay County, Alabama Language

Clay County, Alabama Language by Age

Clay County, Alabama Language

97.14% of Clay County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 2.86% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.59% of the population.

Clay County, Alabama Poverty

Clay County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,6171,43613.53%
Black1,83942022.84%
Hispanic41418444.44%
Multiple1219981.82%
Native1065652.83%

16.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.27%

Male Poverty Rate

19.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Alabama is Multiple, with 81.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Alabama is White, with 13.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.28%.

Clay County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.67%
High School13.42%
Some College11.57%
Bachelors or Greater1.45%

Clay County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.84%
Female Unemployed21.52%
Female Employed13.84%
Male Employed5.84%

Clay County, Alabama Income

Clay County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,815$50,719
Families$46,476$60,619
Married Families$55,294$
Non Families$19,579$26,411

Clay County, Alabama Marital Status

Clay County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Clay County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Clay County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Clay County, Alabama Veterans

Clay County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,105

Number of Veterans

1,082

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam540
First Gulf War202
Korea132
Second Gulf War83
World War II48

Clay County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74360
75+274
35 to 54219
55 to 64212
18 to 3440

Clay County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White98311.03%
Black1137.52%
2 or More914.52%
Hispanic51.81%

Clay County, Alabama Veterans by Education

5.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Alabama Employment Status

Clay County, Alabama Employment by Age

53.6%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Alabama Employment by Race

Clay County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clay County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lineville23952306-89-3.72%
Ashland20371971-66-3.24%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990