Clay County, Florida Population 2018

Clay County, Florida's estimated population is 212,230 with a growth rate of 5.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Florida is the 25th largest county in Florida.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017212,23011,8845.93%
2016200,346-6,894-3.33%
2016207,2404,7112.33%
2015202,5293,8101.92%
2014198,7192,9841.52%
2013195,7351,8430.95%
2012193,8921,6020.83%
2011192,2908570.45%
2010191,43385,44780.62%
1990105,98638,93458.07%
198067,05234,993109.15%
197032,05912,52464.11%
196019,5355,21236.39%
195014,3237,855121.44%
19406,468-391-5.70%
19306,8591,23822.02%
19205,621-495-8.09%
19106,1164818.54%
19005,6354819.33%
18905,1542,31681.61%
18802,83874035.27%
18702,0981849.61%
18601,9140.00%

Clay County, Florida Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White163,638
Black or African American19,765
Two or More Races7,735
Asian6,068
Some Other Race2,646
American Indian and Alaska Native310
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander184

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

Clay County, Florida 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, Florida Median Age

39.4


Total

38.1


Male

40.2


Female

Clay County, Florida Adults

There are 151,662 adults, (28,449 of which are seniors) in Clay County, Florida.

Clay County, Florida Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

101,771

50.80%

Male

98,575

49.20%

Clay County, Florida Households and Families

Clay County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clay County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All74.8%25.2%
Non Family66.6%33.4%
Female60.1%39.9%
Male54.5%45.5%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Florida Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All70,5272.8274.8
Married40,5313.3283.3
Non Family17,5101.2766.6
Female9,2753.460.1
Male3,2113.3154.5

3.25

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clay County, Florida Households

Clay County, Florida Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,0072.97%
9th to 12th Grade8,3756.22%
High School Graduate41,35530.70%
Some College33,10324.57%
Associates Degree15,62111.60%
Bachelors Degree22,68316.84%
Graduate Degree9,5647.10%

Clay County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White105,05695,56524,046
Black12,21911,0662,898
Hispanic10,4049,3732,719
Asian4,3663,8101,720
Multiple Races2,7812,668938
Other Race1,7601,544371
Native American25922016
Islander156146

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 39.40%.

Clay County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,218$42,621$30,184
Less Than High School$21,906$22,101$20,625
High School Grad$29,128$35,819$21,396
Some College$35,019$43,795$28,909
Bachelors Degree$51,079$67,163$42,383
Graduate Degree$56,886$75,060$49,447

$36,218

Average Earnings

$42,621

Average Male

$30,184

Average Female

Clay County, Florida Language

Clay County, Florida Language by Age

Clay County, Florida Language

89.85% of Clay County, Florida residents speak only English, while 10.15% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.20% of the population.

Clay County, Florida Poverty

Clay County, Florida Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White148,69815,54610.45%
Black19,5202,15711.05%
Hispanic17,9751,6309.07%
Multiple7,60994312.39%
Asian6,0582794.61%
Other2,63427010.25%
Native3103711.94%

10.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.26%

Male Poverty Rate

11.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Florida

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Florida is Multiple, with 12.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Florida is Asian, with 4.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.41%.

Clay County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.53%
High School11.39%
Some College7.75%
Bachelors or Greater2.76%

Clay County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.08%
Female Unemployed24.17%
Female Employed5.11%
Male Employed4.72%

Clay County, Florida Income

Clay County, Florida Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,179$73,919
Families$68,214$81,487
Married Families$79,806$91,388
Non Families$34,118$47,222

Clay County, Florida Marital Status

Clay County, Florida Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

Clay County, Florida Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Clay County, Florida Marital Status by Race

Clay County, Florida Veterans

Clay County, Florida Veterans by War

25,569

Number of Veterans

22,331

Male Veterans

3,238

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War10,302
Vietnam8,700
Second Gulf War7,090
Korea1,486
World War II788

Clay County, Florida Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 549,128
65 to 745,544
55 to 645,343
75+3,273
18 to 342,281

Clay County, Florida Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White21,32417.11%
Black2,77319.75%
Hispanic1,78614.71%
2 or More62917.32%
Asian58612.24%
Other1497.36%
Hawaiian5635.90%
Indian5218.51%

Clay County, Florida Veterans by Education

6.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Florida Employment Status

Clay County, Florida Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Florida Employment by Race

Clay County, Florida Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clay County, Florida

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Orange Park838887833954.71%
Green Cove Springs6895766677111.18%
Keystone Heights133314611289.60%
Penney Farms7468217510.05%
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