Living in Clayton, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Clayton SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
5

Clayton, NC Crime Report

444
Total Crimes
1,994.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-22.33%
Below National Average

Clayton, NC Cost Of Living

96
Clayton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

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
20,324
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
8.5%
Median Home
$174,900
Median Income
$62,059
Median Rent
$1,102

Clayton, NC Photos

Rankings for Clayton in North Carolina

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Map Of Clayton, NC

Population over time in Clayton

Year Population % Change
2017 20,324 5.3%
2016 19,306 4.1%
2015 18,553 3.8%
2014 17,869 3.4%
2013 17,274 3.8%
2012 16,648 3.5%
2011 16,078 4.3%
2010 15,417 4.8%
2009 14,714 -
Crime/100k Clayton NC USA
Violent Crime 121.3 377.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 22.5 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 98.8 265.1 246.8
Property Crime 1873.5 2494.1 2199.5
Burglary 260.6 599.9 376.0
Larceny 1581.5 1724.4 1594.6
Car Theft 31.4 169.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Clayton

White
57.3% (11,644)
African American
25.6% (5,204)
American Indian
0.2% (43)
Asian
0.9% (179)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (54)
Two Or More
2.7% (558)
Hispanic
13.0% (2,642)
Race Clayton NC USA
White 57.3% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 25.6% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.0% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Clayton, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
5.1% (104,278)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (75,197)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (119,846)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (155,389)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (305,197)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.1% (429,156)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.1% (306,372)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.9% (302,260)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.1% (144,227)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (90,472)
Income Clayton NC USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.1% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.1% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.9% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.1% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Clayton

Female
52.7% (10,703)
Male
47.3% (9,620)
Gender Clayton NC USA
Female 52.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Clayton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (609)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,219)
High School / GED
23.0% (4,674)
Some College
24.0% (4,877)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,642)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (4,268)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,829)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (203)
Education Clayton NC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Clayton

Overall User Rating
nan
/5

Robert Helmick

I live in Clayton nc. Friends of mine are educated, have high standards, and good paying jobs because they aimed for success instead of gang banging.

What I'm sure will be the most upsetting part of their existence to you is the fact that even they wouldn't live in these cities.

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