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Clay City, Indiana - Basic Facts

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The Town of Clay City had a population of 876 as of July 1, 2017. Clay City ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Clay City is located at latitude 39.2769 and longitude -87.1127 in Clay County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Clay City (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Clay County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 594 feet.

The Town of Clay City (GNIS ID: 2396650) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Clay City is located within Township of Harrison, a minor civil division (MCD) of Clay County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clay City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Clay City: Markland.

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Clay City, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 876
Daytime Population: Workers 354
Daytime Population: Residents 462
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 816
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 876
Population in Familes 725
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,622
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $32,458
Average Household Income $45,107
Per Capita Income $18,786


Total Housing Units 441 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 256 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 111 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $73,089
Average Home Value $75,584


Total Households 368
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 248
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 0.24% -0.05%
Households 0.27% -0.05%
Families 0.4% -0.16%
Median Household Income   0.95%
Per Capita Income   2.8%

Clay City, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clay City to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana 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 # 361 47th
Population Density # 236 65th
Diversity Index # 667 2nd
Median Household Income # 662 3rd
Per Capita Income # 623 9th

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