Clayton, Indiana Population 2021

1,105
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Clayton is a city located in Hendricks County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,105, it is the 289th largest city in Indiana and the 9914th largest city in the United States . Clayton is currently growing at a rate of 2.31% annually and its population has increased by 13.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 972 in 2010. Clayton reached it's highest population of 1,105 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Clayton has a population density of 1,824 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clayton is $74,502 with a poverty rate of 8.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $858 per month, and the median house value is $136,400. The median age in Clayton is 40.5 years, 37 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.

Clayton Demographics

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

  • White: 92.88%
  • Black or African American: 2.97%
  • Two or more races: 2.52%
  • Native American: 1.35%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clayton, Indiana is 1,105 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,030.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 972.

Clayton, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,03192.88%
Black or African American332.97%
Two or More Races282.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native151.35%
Some Other Race30.27%
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Clayton Population by Race

Clayton Population Pyramid $2021

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Clayton Median Age

40.5


Total

37


Male

44.1


Female

Clayton Adults

There are 862 adults, (134 of whom are seniors) in Clayton.

Clayton Age Dependency

52.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Clayton Sex Ratio

Female

545

49.10%

Male

565

50.90%

Clayton Population by Age

Clayton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clayton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married68.3%31.7%
All64.9%35.1%
Female63.6%36.4%
Non Family55.5%44.5%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clayton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4252.6164.9
Married252368.3
Non Family1191.3455.5
Female443.8663.6
Male102.3100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Clayton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91.17%
9th to 12th Grade314.05%
High School Graduate25733.55%
Some College19525.46%
Associates Degree12115.80%
Bachelors Degree11414.88%
Graduate Degree395.09%
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Clayton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clayton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White692652120
Black333333
Hispanic3030
Native American1515
2+ Races1111

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

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

Clayton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,000$50,833$31,806
Less Than 9th Grade$18,333$21,875$16,705
High School Graduate$31,333$32,500$17,500
Some College$42,917$64,444$32,386
Bachelors Degree$53,235$54,853$43,182
Graduate Degree$49,375$$61,667

$40,000

Average Earnings

$50,833

Average Male

$31,806

Average Female

Clayton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clayton Language by Age

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Clayton Language

97.17% of Clayton residents speak only English, while 2.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.70% of the population.

Clayton Language

Clayton Poverty by Race

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8.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.65%

Male Poverty Rate

9.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clayton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clayton is White, with 8.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clayton is White, with 8.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.95%.

Clayton Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School12.06%
Some College3.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.61%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Clayton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed3.69%
Male Employed3.41%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Clayton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clayton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,893$74,502
Families$86,250$85,453
Married Families$90,577-
Non Families$37,841$44,848
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Income by Household Type

Clayton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Clayton Married by Age and Sex

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Clayton 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 55-64.

Clayton Marital Status by Race

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Clayton Marital Status

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79

Number of Veterans

79

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
First Gulf War21
Second Gulf War8
World War II
Korea

Clayton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7427
35 to 5425
55 to 6417
75+8
18 to 342

Clayton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White658.16%
Black1442.42%

Clayton Veterans by Race

Clayton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clayton Veterans by Education

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72.4%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Clayton Employment by Age

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Clayton Employment by Race

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Clayton 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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76.58%

Born in Clayton

99.28%

Native Born

0.72%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.28% of Clayton residents were born in the United States, with 76.58% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Clayton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,105252.31%
20201,080252.37%
20191,055252.43%
20181,030232.28%
20171,00740.40%
20161,003111.11%
2015992-4-0.40%
2014996-2-0.20%
2013998121.22%
201298620.20%
2011984141.44%
20109700.00%

Clayton Population by Year