Clay County Population 2018

Clay County's estimated population is 11,074 with a growth rate of 2.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County is the 94th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201711,0742552.36%
201610,8191511.42%
201510,668750.71%
201410,593-19-0.18%
201310,612-50-0.47%
201210,662-28-0.26%
201110,690820.77%
201010,6083,45348.26%
19907,1555368.10%
19806,6191,43927.78%
19705,180-346-6.26%
19605,526-480-7.99%
19506,006-399-6.23%
19406,40597117.87%
19305,43478816.96%
19204,64673718.85%
19103,909-623-13.75%
19004,5323357.98%
18904,19788126.57%
18803,31685534.74%
18702,4610.00%

Clay County Population Growth

Population Data via

Clay County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White10,40093.91%
Two or More Races1541.39%
Black or African American1231.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.42%
Asian290.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.03%

Clay County Population Pyramid

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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