Clayton SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
5

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Clayton, North Carolina Info Snack

Clayton is a town in Johnston County, North Carolina, and considered a satellite town of Raleigh. As of 2010, Clayton's population was 16,116 people. Much of that growth can be attributed to the town's close proximity to the Research Triangle area and access to major highways such as I-40, U.S. 70, and NC 42.
Population
18,553
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
8.1%
Median Home
$162,000
Median Income
$60,989
Median Rent
$1,034

Rankings for Clayton in North Carolina

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Map Of Clayton, NC

Population over time in Clayton

Year Population % Change
2016 18,553 3.8%
2015 17,869 3.4%
2014 17,274 3.8%
2013 16,648 3.5%
2012 16,078 4.3%
2011 15,417 4.8%
2010 14,714 -

Crime in Clayton Per 100k

Crime Clayton NC USA
Violent Crime 140.2 372.2 386.3
Murder 5.0 6.7 5.3
Robbery 45.1 92.0 102.8
Aggravated Assault 85.1 245.5 248.5
Property Crime 1903.0 2737.5 2450.7
Burglary 430.7 710.4 468.9
Larceny 1427.3 1876.2 1745.0
Car Theft 45.1 150.8 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Clayton

White
65.2% (12,090)
African American
23.8% (4,410)
American Indian
0.3% (50)
Asian
0.5% (88)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (71)
Two Or More
2.9% (533)
Hispanic
7.1% (1,311)
Race Clayton NC USA
White 65.2% 64.0% 60.6%
African American 23.8% 21.2% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 2.5% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.0% 2.5%
Hispanic 7.1% 8.9% 17.3%

Household Income For Clayton, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
4.7% (871)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (371)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (1,354)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (1,725)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.7% (3,283)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (3,395)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.4% (3,228)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.1% (2,801)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.2% (964)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (575)
Income Clayton NC USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 7.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 6.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 11.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 11.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.7% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.4% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.1% 11.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.2% 3.9% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 3.9% 5.7%

Gender in Clayton

Female
54.2% (10,061)
Male
45.8% (8,491)
Gender Clayton NC USA
Female 54.2% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 45.8% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Clayton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.6% (486)
9-12th Grade
4.7% (875)
High School / GED
26.0% (4,829)
Some College
21.7% (4,031)
Associate's Degree
11.1% (2,068)
Bachelor's Degree
24.1% (4,467)
Master's Degree
8.4% (1,550)
Professional Degree
0.5% (101)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (142)
Education Clayton NC USA
< 9th Grade 2.6% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 4.7% 8.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 21.7% 21.8% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.1% 9.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 24.1% 18.8% 18.8%
Master's Degree 8.4% 7.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.5% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.3% 1.3%

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