Clay County, Texas Population 2022

Clay County, Texas's estimated population is 10,540 with a growth rate of 0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clay County, Texas is the 165th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 10,737 and has seen a growth of -1.83% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18601090.00%
18805,0454,9364528.44%
18907,5032,45848.72%
19009,2311,72823.03%
191017,0437,81284.63%
192016,864-179-1.05%
193014,545-2,319-13.75%
194012,524-2,021-13.89%
19509,896-2,628-20.98%
19608,351-1,545-15.61%
19708,079-272-3.26%
19809,5821,50318.60%
199010,0244424.61%
201010,7377137.11%
201110,668-69-0.64%
201210,523-145-1.36%
201310,455-68-0.65%
201410,377-78-0.75%
201510,359-18-0.17%
201610,251-108-1.04%
201710,4842332.27%
201810,448-36-0.34%
201910,471230.22%
202010,494230.22%
202110,517230.22%
202210,540230.22%
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Clay County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,80493.87%
Black or African American590.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native690.66%
Asian890.85%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.06%
Some Other Race750.72%
Two or More Races3423.27%
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Clay County, Texas Population by Race

Clay County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Clay County, Texas Median Age

47


Total

45.8


Male

48.4


Female

Clay County, Texas Adults

There are 8,339 adults, (2,427 of whom are seniors) in Clay County, Texas.

Clay County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clay County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

5,215

49.93%

Male

5,229

50.07%

Clay County, Texas Population by Age

Clay County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clay County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All81.4%18.6%
Male81%19%
Non Family75.7%24.3%
Female54.3%45.7%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clay County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1592.581.4
Married2,5412.9286.7
Male1633.8381
Female2343.8754.3
Non Family1,2211.1775.7

2.99

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Clay County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3744.90%
9th to 12th Grade3174.16%
High School Graduate2,65834.85%
Some College1,88024.65%
Associates Degree5967.82%
Bachelors Degree1,31117.19%
Graduate Degree4906.43%
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Clay County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clay County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American413830
Black474614
White6,9176,3561,724
Asian565612
2+ Races23223219
Hispanic4002747
Other Race4016

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 native american people with a rate of 73.17%.

Clay County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,320$56,771$32,565
Less Than 9th Grade$32,563$$
High School Graduate$32,193$51,285$21,333
Some College$44,240$56,094$31,675
Bachelors Degree$51,875$60,139$43,750
Graduate Degree$58,229$84,265$47,813

$44,320

Average Earnings

$56,771

Average Male

$32,565

Average Female

Clay County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clay County, Texas Language by Age

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Clay County, Texas Language

94.05% of Clay County, Texas residents speak only English, while 5.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.71% of the population.

Clay County, Texas Language

Clay County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black462145.65%
Hispanic66323234.99%
White9,25399110.71%
Multiple342205.85%
Native6934.35%
Other52NaN%

12.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.91%

Male Poverty Rate

13.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clay County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Texas is Black, with 45.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clay County, Texas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.70%.

Clay County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.51%
High School13.43%
Some College8.60%
Bachelors or Greater2.90%

Clay County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.64%
Male Unemployed37.88%
Female Employed2.76%
Female Unemployed40.00%

Clay County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clay County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,125$75,727
Families$77,328$89,807
Married Families$82,348-
Non Families$25,443$40,432
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Income by Household Type

Clay County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.3%

Male Marriage Rate

61.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Clay County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Clay County, Texas Marriage

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

Clay County, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Clay County, Texas Marital Status

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912

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War251
First Gulf War276
Vietnam341
Korea145
World War II16

Clay County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3436
35 to 54193
55 to 64202
65 to 74231
75+250

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White86711.03%
Other Race49.76%
2+ Races4116.08%
Hispanic204.26%

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Race

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Education

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8.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clay County, Texas Veterans by Education

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Clay County, Texas Employment by Age

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Clay County, Texas Employment by Race

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Clay County, Texas 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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76.38%

Born in Clay County, Texas

96.73%

Native Born

3.27%

Foreign Born

2.35%

Non Citizen

0.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.73% of Clay County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 76.38% having been born in Texas. 2.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clay County, Texas Place of Birth

  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

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