Clay County IN Information


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  1. Clay County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forClay County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Clay County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 26,424
Population in Households 26,083
Population in Familes 21,563
Population in Group Qrtrs 341
Population Density2 74
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $50,599
Average Household Income $62,480
Per Capita Income $24,753


Total Housing Units 11,703 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,453 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,913 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,337 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $103,993
Average Home Value $134,872


Total Households 10,366
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 7,299
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.21% -0.42%
Households -0.09% -0.35%
Families -0.25% -0.45%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   3.58%


Clay County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clay County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 60 36th
Population Density # 57 39th
Diversity Index # 82 12th
Median Household Income # 53 43rd
Per Capita Income # 58 38th

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