Clayton, Louisiana Population 2020

645

Clayton is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 645, it is the 204th largest city in Louisiana and the 12239th largest city in the United States. Clayton is currently declining at a rate of -0.92% annually and its population has decreased by -9.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 711 in 2010. Clayton reached it's highest population of 706 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Clayton has a population density of 408 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clayton is $31,911 with a poverty rate of 44.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $500 per month, and the median house value is $33,100. The median age in Clayton is 32.2 years, 22 years for males, and 44.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.2 males.

Clayton Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 76.27%
  • White: 23.73%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Clayton, Louisiana is 645, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 657.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 711.

Clayton, Louisiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American43476.27%
White13523.73%

Clayton Population Pyramid 2020

Clayton Median Age

32.2


Total

22


Male

44.1


Female

Clayton Adults

There are 420 adults, (75 of whom are seniors) in Clayton.

Clayton Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Clayton Sex Ratio

Female

276

48.51%

Male

293

51.49%

Clayton Households and Families

Clayton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clayton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married65.9%34.1%
Female64.6%35.4%
All52.8%47.2%
Non Family34%66%

52.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2482.2952.8
Non Family1031.1734
Female993.0264.6
Married413.3265.9
Male52.6100

3.07

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clayton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3911.47%
9th to 12th Grade6117.94%
High School Graduate14943.82%
Some College4613.53%
Associates Degree267.65%
Bachelors Degree113.24%
Graduate Degree82.35%

Clayton Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 73.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.25%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,313$38,472$14,505
Less Than High School$14,028$$
High School Grad$14,414$37,778$13,458
Some College$23,125$$22,500
Bachelors Degree$$$31,458
Graduate Degree$$$

$20,313

Average Earnings

$38,472

Average Male

$14,505

Average Female

Clayton Language

Clayton Language by Age

Clayton Language

100.00% of Clayton residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Clayton Poverty

Clayton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black43421048.39%
White1354533.33%

44.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

45.05%

Male Poverty Rate

44.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clayton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clayton is Black, with 48.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clayton is White, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 63.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School52.00%
High School46.98%
Bachelors or Greater10.53%
Some College2.78%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed73.33%
Female Employed36.64%
Male Employed0.00%

Clayton Income

Clayton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$17,059$31,911
Families$26,691$44,133
Married Families$48,125-
Non Families$13,052$10,560

Clayton Marital Status

Clayton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

18.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

17.9%

Male Marriage Rate

18.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clayton Married by Age and Sex

Clayton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Clayton Marital Status by Race

Clayton Veterans

28

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
First Gulf War5
Korea2
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Clayton Veterans by Education

14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clayton Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

45%

Employment Rate

21.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clayton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

65.73%

Born in Louisiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Clayton residents were born in the United States, with 65.73% having been born in Louisiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020645-6-0.92%
2019651-6-0.91%
2018657-10-1.50%
2017667-6-0.89%
2016673-9-1.32%
2015682-9-1.30%
2014691-2-0.29%
201369310.14%
2012692-14-1.98%
20117060.00%
20107060.00%