Clay County, Iowa's estimated population is 15,746 with a growth rate of -0.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Iowa is the 49th largest county in Iowa. The 2010 Population was 16,634 and has seen a growth of -5.34% since this time.
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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 asian people with a rate of 63.81%.
96.75% of Clay County, Iowa residents speak only English, while 3.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Iowa is Hispanic, with 24.03% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Iowa is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.66%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Clay County, Iowa
97.96% of Clay County, Iowa residents were born in the United States, with 72.07% having been born in Iowa. 0.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.