Clay County, Tennessee Population 2018

Clay County, Tennessee's estimated population is 7,703 with a growth rate of -0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Tennessee is the 90th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,703-66-0.85%
20167,769811.05%
20167,68850.07%
20157,683440.58%
20147,639-69-0.90%
20137,708-19-0.25%
20127,727-40-0.51%
20117,767-84-1.07%
20107,8516138.47%
19907,238-438-5.71%
19807,6761,05215.88%
19706,624-665-9.12%
19607,289-1,412-16.23%
19508,701-2,203-20.20%
194010,9041,32713.86%
19309,5773844.18%
19209,1931842.04%
19109,0095886.98%
19008,4211,16115.99%
18907,2602733.91%
18806,9870.00%

Clay County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,518
Black or African American111
American Indian and Alaska Native61
Asian34
Two or More Races27
Some Other Race18

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

Clay County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clay County, Tennessee Median Age

47.4


Total

45.9


Male

49.2


Female

Clay County, Tennessee Adults

There are 6,262 adults, (1,880 of which are seniors) in Clay County, Tennessee.

Clay County, Tennessee Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

3,946

50.79%

Male

3,823

49.21%

Clay County, Tennessee Households and Families

Clay County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clay County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
Male77%23%
All75.8%24.2%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female64.8%35.2%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1512.4375.8
Married1,7512.983.6
Non Family9421.1465.1
Female3323.0764.8
Male1263.8377

2.93

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clay County, Tennessee Households

Clay County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade68712.11%
9th to 12th Grade65711.58%
High School Graduate2,64746.65%
Some College65911.61%
Associates Degree2444.30%
Bachelors Degree3275.76%
Graduate Degree4537.98%

Clay County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4014,140745
Hispanic1157627
Native American6161
Black4325
Asian3488
Multiple Races2727
Other Race181714

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 77.78%.

Clay County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,011$27,372$21,570
Less Than High School$15,852$15,481$16,389
High School Grad$21,906$27,466$17,083
Some College$30,284$42,222$28,080
Bachelors Degree$40,909$42,500$
Graduate Degree$46,596$61,161$45,718

$25,011

Average Earnings

$27,372

Average Male

$21,570

Average Female

Clay County, Tennessee Language

Clay County, Tennessee Language by Age

Clay County, Tennessee Language

97.72% of Clay County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.69% of the population.

Clay County, Tennessee Poverty

Clay County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,2931,79824.65%
Hispanic1695029.59%
Native612845.90%
Black902426.67%
Multiple27725.93%
Asian34411.76%
Other18422.22%

24.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.03%

Male Poverty Rate

25.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Tennessee is Native, with 45.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Tennessee is Asian, with 11.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.00%.

Clay County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.53%
High School19.05%
Bachelors or Greater15.08%
Some College13.47%

Clay County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed61.22%
Female Unemployed35.23%
Male Employed10.15%
Female Employed6.38%

Clay County, Tennessee Income

Clay County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,147$38,642
Families$35,153$44,337
Married Families$37,207$
Non Families$16,408$23,715

Clay County, Tennessee Marital Status

Clay County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Clay County, Tennessee 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 55To64.

Clay County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Clay County, Tennessee Veterans

Clay County, Tennessee Veterans by War

525

Number of Veterans

525

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam270
Korea66
First Gulf War62
Second Gulf War58
World War II29

Clay County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64166
75+152
65 to 74125
35 to 5462
18 to 3420

Clay County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4597.58%
Hispanic2819.72%
Indian2845.90%
2 or More2074.07%
Other1477.78%
Asian411.76%

Clay County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

10.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Tennessee Employment Status

Clay County, Tennessee Employment by Age

42.8%

Labor Force Participation

39.1%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Clay County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clay County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Celina14951488-7-0.47%
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