Clay City, Indiana Population 2021

831
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Clay City is a city located in Clay County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 831, it is the 334th largest city in Indiana and the 11114th largest city in the United States . Clay City is currently growing at a rate of 0.24% annually but its population has decreased by -3.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 861 in 2010. Clay City reached it's highest population of 854 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Clay City has a population density of 1,542 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clay City is $45,737 with a poverty rate of 14.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $605 per month, and the median house value is $67,500. The median age in Clay City is 40.2 years, 36 years for males, and 44.7 years for females.

Clay City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clay City was:

  • White: 98.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.17%
  • Asian: 0.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Clay City, Indiana is 831 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 825.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 861.

Clay City, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White83598.00%
Two or More Races101.17%
Asian70.82%
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Clay City Population by Race

Clay City Population Pyramid $2021

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Clay City Median Age

40.2


Total

36


Male

44.7


Female

Clay City Adults

There are 673 adults, (159 of whom are seniors) in Clay City.

Clay City Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay City Sex Ratio

Female

442

51.88%

Male

410

48.12%

Clay City Population by Age

Clay City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clay City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All48.4%51.6%
Non Family30.1%69.9%
Male25%75%
Female20.3%79.7%

48.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4112.0748.4
Non Family1761.1330.1
Married1482.7285.8
Female592.5620.3
Male283.5425

2.66

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

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Clay City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade162.68%
9th to 12th Grade498.21%
High School Graduate26544.39%
Some College12921.61%
Associates Degree589.72%
Bachelors Degree6811.39%
Graduate Degree122.01%
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Clay City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clay City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White58451971
Asian777
2+ Races662

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Clay City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,000$41,250$23,125
Less Than 9th Grade$$$4,500
High School Graduate$22,292$33,125$21,417
Some College$31,167$43,214$26,071
Bachelors Degree$45,000$63,333$33,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,000

Average Earnings

$41,250

Average Male

$23,125

Average Female

Clay City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clay City Language by Age

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Clay City Language

98.62% of Clay City residents speak only English, while 1.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

Clay City Language

Clay City Poverty by Race

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14.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.24%

Male Poverty Rate

17.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay City is White, with 14.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay City is White, with 14.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.00%.

Clay City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.23%
Bachelors or Greater16.25%
High School14.34%
Some College4.81%

Clay City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed57.14%
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed15.81%
Male Employed3.63%

Clay City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clay City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,313$45,737
Families$45,125$57,146
Married Families$52,273-
Non Families$22,386$27,964
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Income by Household Type

Clay City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay City Married by Age and Sex

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Clay City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Clay City Marital Status by Race

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Clay City Marital Status

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55

Number of Veterans

55

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War5
World War II3
Korea2

Clay City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7417
35 to 5414
55 to 6413
75+9
18 to 342

Clay City Veterans by Age

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Clay City Veterans by Race

Clay City Veterans by Education

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14.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay City Veterans by Education

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60.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Clay City Employment by Age

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Clay City Employment by Race

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Clay City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.22%

Born in Clay City

98.24%

Native Born

1.76%

Foreign Born

1.53%

Non Citizen

0.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.24% of Clay City residents were born in the United States, with 83.22% having been born in Indiana. 1.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Clay City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202183120.24%
202082920.24%
201982720.24%
20188250.00%
2017825-1-0.12%
2016826-7-0.84%
20158330.00%
2014833-10-1.19%
2013843-5-0.59%
2012848-5-0.59%
2011853-1-0.12%
20108540.00%

Clay City Population by Year