Clay County GA Information


Clay County Subdivisions

Clay County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,110
Daytime Population: Workers 629
Daytime Population: Residents 2,123
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,752
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 2,994
Population in Familes 2,421
Population in Group Qrtrs 116
Population Density2 16
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $26,777
Average Household Income $39,977
Per Capita Income $16,812


Total Housing Units 2,165 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 877 (40.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 405 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 883 (40.8%)
Median Home Value $77,344
Average Home Value $110,234


Total Households 1,282
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 827
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.32% -0.88%
Households -0.52% -0.87%
Families -0.68% -0.99%
Median Household Income   2.97%
Per Capita Income   2.56%


Clay County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clay County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 155 3rd
Population Density # 152 5th
Diversity Index # 94 42nd
Median Household Income # 157 2nd
Per Capita Income # 145 9th

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