Clay County

  1. Clay County Legal Resources
  2. Clay County Statistics
  3. Clay County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Clay County Employment Information
  5. Clay County Family Information
  6. Clay County Education Information
  7. Clay County Business Information
  8. Clay County Public Benefits Information
  9. Clay County Criminal Information
  10. Clay County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Clay County Cities
  12. Clay County Zip Codes


Clay County Legal Resources

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Clay County Government Website

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Clay County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 8,775
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 87 / 135 / 0
  • Land Area (2000): 556.076 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 15.268 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 13,000.000 acres (52.598 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 168
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 54.80%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 1.80%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $1,184,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation) (2000): 1,000,000 / 1,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 55.20%
  • Physicians (2004): 11
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 2,431
  • Federal Spending (2004): $69,070
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Clay County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 5,425
Building Permits Issued (2006): 130
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $26,096

Clay County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 0 0.00%
 Rural, Farm 618 3.48%
 Rural, Non-farm 17,138 96.52%

Clay County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Employment Information

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Clay County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 3,262 3,074 188 5.77% 57
1991 3,217 2,956 261 8.10% 81
1992 3,176 2,911 265 8.35% 84
1993 3,304 3,004 300 9.07% 91
1994 3,338 3,123 216 6.46% 65
1995 3,552 3,371 181 5.11% 51
1996 3,680 3,448 232 6.30% 62
1997 3,843 3,525 318 8.26% 82
1998 4,202 4,072 130 3.10% 31
1999 4,328 4,194 134 3.10% 31
2000 4,032 3,867 165 4.09% 41
2001 3,937 3,741 196 4.98% 50
2002 4,084 3,849 235 5.76% 58
2003 4,189 3,985 204 4.87% 49
2004 4,398 4,215 183 4.16% 42
2005 4,529 4,338 191 4.22% 42
2006 4,701 4,520 181 3.86% 39
2007 5,052 4,856 197 3.89% 39
2008 5,100 4,816 284 5.57% 56
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 5,073 4,795 278 5.48% 55
Feb 2008 5,020 4,730 290 5.78% 58
Mar 2008 5,067 4,803 264 5.21% 52
Apr 2008 5,064 4,834 230 4.54% 45
May 2008 5,074 4,811 263 5.18% 52
Jun 2008 5,166 4,879 287 5.56% 56
Jul 2008 5,233 4,900 333 6.36% 64
Aug 2008 5,109 4,800 309 6.05% 60
Sep 2008 5,091 4,788 303 5.95% 60
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Clay County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,176 29.05%
2. Public Administration 176 4.35%
3. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 172 4.25%
4. Educational Services 156 3.85%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 148 3.66%
6. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 140 3.46%
7. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 134 3.31%
8. Repair and Maintenance 128 3.16%
9. Utilities 110 2.72%
10. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 104 2.57%
11. Metal Manufactuing 96 2.37%
12. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 92 2.27%
13. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 92 2.27%
14. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 90 2.22%
15. Wood Manufacturing 90 2.22%
16. Food and Beverage Stores 82 2.03%
17. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 78 1.93%
18. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 74 1.83%
19. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 70 1.73%
20. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 66 1.63%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 660 18.91%
2. Educational Services 392 11.23%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 284 8.14%
4. Finance and Insurance 242 6.93%
5. Food and Beverage Stores 186 5.33%
6. Social Assistance 182 5.21%
7. Public Administration 178 5.10%
8. Apparel Manufacturing 94 2.69%
9. Personal and Laundry Services 78 2.23%
10. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 72 2.06%
11. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 72 2.06%
12. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 68 1.95%
13. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 64 1.83%
14. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 60 1.72%
15. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 60 1.72%
16. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 58 1.66%
17. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 54 1.55%
18. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 54 1.55%
19. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 52 1.49%
20. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 50 1.43%

Clay County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Carpenters 306 7.56%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 246 6.08%
3. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 214 5.29%
4. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 208 5.14%
5. Other Management Occupations 202 4.99%
6. Construction Laborers 194 4.79%
7. Other Construction Trades 194 4.79%
8. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 188 4.64%
9. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 156 3.85%
10. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 142 3.51%
11. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 126 3.11%
12. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 106 2.62%
13. Vehicle Mechanics 106 2.62%
14. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 104 2.57%
15. Woodworkers 100 2.47%
16. Other Sales and Related Occupations 96 2.37%
17. Other Production Occupations 94 2.32%
18. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 86 2.12%
19. Other Material Moving Workers 74 1.83%
20. Electricians 72 1.78%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Sales and Related Occupations 222 6.36%
2. Health Technologists and Technicians 186 5.33%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 186 5.33%
4. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 174 4.99%
5. Secretaries and Admins 158 4.53%
6. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 148 4.24%
7. Other Office and Admin Support 140 4.01%
8. Cashiers 128 3.67%
9. Waiters and Waitresses 126 3.61%
10. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 114 3.27%
11. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 98 2.81%
12. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 96 2.75%
13. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 94 2.69%
14. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 90 2.58%
15. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 90 2.58%
16. Other Healthcare Support 84 2.41%
17. Registered Nurses 84 2.41%
18. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 80 2.29%
19. Media and Communications Workers 78 2.23%
20. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 76 2.18%

Clay County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 7,170 48.07%
15-35 hours 1,433 9.61%
1-14 hours 188 1.26%
No regular hours 6,125 41.06%

Clay County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 170 2.34%
5 AM-5:29 AM 202 2.78%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 186 2.56%
6 AM-6:29 AM 371 5.10%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 887 12.20%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,342 18.46%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,577 21.69%
8 AM-8:29 AM 850 11.69%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 296 4.07%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 484 6.66%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 152 2.09%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 162 2.23%
Noon-3:59 PM 366 5.04%
4 PM-11:59 PM 224 3.08%

Clay County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 256 3.52%
5-9 872 12.00%
10-14 1,281 17.62%
15-19 1,322 18.19%
20-24 992 13.65%
25-29 424 5.83%
30-34 909 12.51%
35-39 104 1.43%
40-44 110 1.51%
45-59 415 5.71%
60-89 186 2.56%
At least 90 398 5.48%

Clay County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 5,147 70.81%
30-44 12 0.17% 1,111 15.28%
45-59 0 0.00% 415 5.71%
At least 60 0 0.00% 584 8.03%

Clay County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,285 17.20%
 Car / truck / van, solo 5,864 78.51%
 Motorcycle 18 0.24%
 Other 18 0.24%
 Public transportation 12 0.16%
 Walked 72 0.96%
 Worked at home 200 2.68%

Clay County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Family Information

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Households (2000): 7,684 (17,300 people)
Families (2000): 5,476 (14,748 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,026
People at same address in 1995: 9,945

Clay County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,064 13.67%
$10,000-$14,999 617 7.93%
$15,000-$19,999 778 9.99%
$20,000-$24,999 599 7.69%
$25,000-$29,999 603 7.75%
$30,000-$34,999 738 9.48%
$35,000-$39,999 469 6.02%
$40,000-$44,999 384 4.93%
$45,000-$49,999 348 4.47%
$50,000-$59,999 638 8.20%
$60,000-$74,999 489 6.28%
$75,000-$99,999 640 8.22%
$100,000-$124,999 196 2.52%
$125,000-$149,999 124 1.59%
$150,000-$199,999 32 0.41%
$200,000 or more 66 0.85%

Clay County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,011 26.28%
 Family, 2 people 1,594 41.43%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 94 2.44%
 Family, 3 people 568 14.76%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 12 0.31%
 Family, 4 people 391 10.16%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 3 0.08%
 Family, 5 people 131 3.41%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 26 0.68%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 17 0.44%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Clay County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 5,331 25.09%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,811 13.23%
Public Assistance 254 1.20%
Retirement 1,852 8.72%
Self Employment 1,209 5.69%
Social Security 3,223 15.17%
Supplemental Security 369 1.74%
Wage / Salary 4,963 23.36%
Other 1,236 5.82%

Clay County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,274 68.64%
 With children under 18 1,496 31.36%

Clay County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 525 7.22%
 Married 5,122 70.47%
 Never Married 1,311 18.04%
 Widowed 310 4.27%

Clay County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 692 8.76%
 Married 5,238 66.34%
 Never Married 902 11.42%
 Widowed 1,064 13.48%

Clay County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Education Information

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Clay County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,189 8.20%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,196 15.14%
 High school diploma or equivalent 4,929 33.97%
 Some college, no degree 3,138 21.63%
 Associate degree 983 6.78%
 Bachelors degree 1,261 8.69%
 Graduate or professional degree 812 5.60%

Clay County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 104 1.19% 34 0.39% 138 1.57%
Kindergarten 200 2.28% 0 0.00% 200 2.28%
Grades 1-4 616 7.02% 8 0.09% 624 7.11%
Grades 5-8 884 10.07% 22 0.25% 906 10.32%
Grades 9-12 828 9.44% 0 0.00% 828 9.44%
Undergrad college 672 7.66% 88 1.00% 760 8.66%
Graduate or professional school 96 1.09% 2 0.02% 98 1.12%
Total 3,400 38.75% 154 1.75% 3,554 40.50%

Clay County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Business Information

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Retail sales (2002): $92,944,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $4,733,000
Retired workers (2005): 1,890

Clay County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 0 0 0 1 1
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 0 1 0
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 0 2 1
1999 - Construction 3 4 20 12 9
1999 - Educational Services 0 1 0 1 0
1999 - Finance & Insurance 1 5 1 1 3
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 0 0 4 5 3
1999 - Information 1 0 1 1 1
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 0 0 0
1999 - Manufacturing 1 1 3 1 5
1999 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 0 4 2 14
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 2 1 1 1 7
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 0 3 3 4
1999 - Retail Trade 4 1 12 10 12
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 0 0 0 0
1999 - Unclassified 3 2 0 0 0
1999 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Wholesale Trade 0 0 1 0 0
1999 - Total 21 15 50 41 60
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 1 0 0 1
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 0 1 0
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 2 0 1
2000 - Construction 8 3 13 12 16
2000 - Educational Services 0 0 1 0 0
2000 - Finance & Insurance 1 1 3 0 2
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 1 1 4 3 4
2000 - Information 0 0 2 2 0
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 0 0
2000 - Manufacturing 2 0 5 2 3
2000 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 2 2 5 12
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 4 1 3 3 4
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 1 1 4 6
2000 - Retail Trade 3 2 13 11 12
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 0 0 0 2
2000 - Unclassified 1 1 0 0 2
2000 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Wholesale Trade 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Total 24 13 50 43 65
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 2 0 0 0 3
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 1 0 1 1
2001 - Construction 4 9 14 12 14
2001 - Educational Services 0 0 1 0 0
2001 - Finance & Insurance 0 0 1 2 3
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 1 0 2 6 4
2001 - Information 0 0 1 2 1
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 0 0
2001 - Manufacturing 2 1 4 3 4
2001 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 1 7 1 12
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 0 2 5 4 3
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 1 4 2 7
2001 - Retail Trade 4 2 17 11 9
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 1 0 0 1 1
2001 - Unclassified 1 2 0 0 1
2001 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Wholesale Trade 2 0 1 0 0
2001 - Total 21 19 58 45 63
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 2 1 0 3
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 2 0 0 1
2002 - Construction 8 4 11 17 14
2002 - Educational Services 0 0 1 0 0
2002 - Finance & Insurance 0 1 0 1 4
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 4 1 5 4 3
2002 - Information 0 0 2 2 0
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 1
2002 - Manufacturing 1 0 5 2 6
2002 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3 1 6 2 11
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 2 2 2 2 6
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 2 2 4 7
2002 - Retail Trade 6 5 13 11 12
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 0 0 0 3
2002 - Unclassified 0 1 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Wholesale Trade 3 1 0 1 1
2002 - Total 30 22 48 46 72
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 0 3 1 0 1
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 1 1 1
2003 - Construction 11 5 12 14 20
2003 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Finance & Insurance 0 0 0 2 2
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 0 0 8 4 4
2003 - Information 0 0 2 1 1
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 1 0 0 0
2003 - Manufacturing 0 2 4 4 2
2003 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 1 4 2 6 9
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 2 0 0 3 9
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 3 4 1 3 8
2003 - Retail Trade 5 5 17 10 11
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 0 1 0 2
2003 - Unclassified 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Wholesale Trade 1 0 0 4 1
2003 - Total 23 24 49 52 71
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 4 1 1 0 1
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 0 1 0
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 0 1 0 0
2004 - Construction 7 10 18 12 17
2004 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Finance & Insurance 1 0 2 1 2
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 0 1 6 5 5
2004 - Information 0 0 4 1 0
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Manufacturing 0 0 6 2 3
2004 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 5 1 6 0 11
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 0 0 2 1 10
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 2 2 2 3 8
2004 - Retail Trade 6 2 19 5 17
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 0 1 0 0 1
2004 - Unclassified 1 0 0 0 0
2004 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Wholesale Trade 1 0 0 1 5
2004 - Total 28 18 67 32 80
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 1 2 1 1 2
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 1 0 0
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0 0 2 0
2005 - Construction 8 3 18 20 12
2005 - Educational Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Finance & Insurance 1 0 2 2 2
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 6 1 4 3 7
2005 - Information 0 0 1 0 3
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Manufacturing 2 0 3 4 4
2005 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3 2 9 2 10
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 5 0 3 6 5
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 5 2 4 5 5
2005 - Retail Trade 3 5 19 10 15
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 1 1 0 0 0
2005 - Unclassified 1 1 0 0 0
2005 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Wholesale Trade 1 0 1 0 4
2005 - Total 37 17 66 55 69

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Public Benefits Information

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Clay County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 15,556 88.70%
 Below Poverty Level 1,982 11.30%

Clay County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1972 $271 $35 $1,118 $0 $0 $51 $1,440 $556 $14 $220
1973 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $309 $97 $1,652 $0 $0 $128 $2,089 $1,412 $0 $215
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $338 $140 $2,621 $0 $0 $147 $3,106 $1,601 $0 $101
1980 $394 $128 $2,407 $0 $0 $124 $2,925 $1,921 $0 $87
1981 $426 $137 $2,271 $0 $0 $99 $2,796 $2,079 $0 $61
1982 $525 $144 $2,576 $0 $0 $208 $3,309 $2,112 $0 $62
1983 $562 $142 $2,534 $0 $0 $182 $3,278 $2,092 $0 $79
1984 $562 $141 $2,534 $0 $0 $243 $3,339 $2,237 $0 $263
1985 $746 $338 $2,966 $0 $0 $343 $4,055 $2,611 $0 $459
1986 $984 $401 $933 $0 $0 $320 $2,237 $2,963 $0 $667
1987 $856 $450 $3,767 $0 $0 $429 $5,052 $3,166 $1,200 $1,769
1988 $1,297 $641 $4,148 $0 $0 $820 $6,265 $3,349 $1,200 $1,589
1989 $1,457 $673 $4,553 $0 $0 $552 $6,562 $3,716 $1,200 $2,051
1990 $1,481 $537 $5,040 $0 $0 $548 $7,069 $4,016 $2,000 $2,092
1991 $1,633 $729 $5,502 $0 $0 $550 $7,685 $4,378 $2,000 $1,471
1992 $1,836 $779 $5,435 $0 $0 $574 $7,845 $4,390 $1,969 $1,766
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $2,536 $1,218 $7,997 $53 $0 $909 $11,495 $5,853 $1,788 $2,143
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $3,233 $1,681 $12,722 $72 $0 $1,422 $17,449 $10,275 $2,114 $3,342


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1972 $870 $53 $4 $12 $0 $0 $1,322
$27 $322 $4 $0 $0 $30
1973 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $1,522 $91 $13 $52 $0 $5 $2,159
$51 $278 $0 $0 $0 $147
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $1,987 $94 $474 $109 $0 $7 $3,134
$102 $283 $0 $0 $0 $78
1980 $2,114 $157 $57 $91 $0 $9 $3,067
$82 $305 $0 $0 $0 $252
1981 $2,441 $131 $62 $97 $0 $12 $3,420
$97 $323 $0 $0 $0 $257
1982 $2,539 $160 $82 $166 $0 $6 $3,609
$104 $300 $0 $0 $0 $252
1983 $2,572 $187 $121 $128 $0 $5 $3,635
$123 $267 $0 $0 $0 $232
1984 $2,844 $181 $89 $134 $0 $40 $3,932
$94 $269 $0 $0 $0 $281
1985 $3,188 $210 $75 $146 $0 $97 $4,441
$137 $320 $4 $0 $0 $264
1986 $3,743 $220 $90 $195 $0 $30 $5,034
$159 $287 $6 $0 $0 $304
1987 $3,824 $181 $120 $206 $0 $33 $5,332
$160 $270 $5 $0 $0 $533
1988 $4,110 $347 $123 $275 $0 $28 $5,950
$176 $283 $0 $0 $0 $608
1989 $4,600 $347 $156 $259 $0 $26 $6,509
$203 $338 $74 $0 $0 $506
1990 $4,986 $346 $266 $305 $0 $17 $7,178
$201 $383 $82 $0 $0 $592
1991 $5,318 $405 $425 $355 $0 $19 $8,250
$294 $461 $223 $0 $0 $750
1992 $5,427 $313 $154 $428 $0 $17 $8,022
$230 $522 $221 $0 $0 $710
1993 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1994 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1995 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1996 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1997 $7,427 $498 $168 $1,008 $21 $215 $12,654
$620 $355 $148 $165 $0 $2,029
1998 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1999 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $9,887 $795 $221 $1,848 $0 $146 $18,715
$628 $616 $123 $1,687 $0 $2,764

Clay County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 4
Clay County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Clay County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 816 9.30%
10-19 Years 980 11.17%
20-29 Years 787 8.97%
30-39 Years 920 10.48%
40-49 Years 1,351 15.40%
50-59 Years 1,381 15.74%
60-69 Years 1,093 12.46%
70-79 Years 892 10.17%
80-89 Years 462 5.26%
90+ Years 93 1.06%

Clay County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 4,272 48.68%
 Female 4,503 51.32%

Clay County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 8,536 97.28%
 Hispanic/Latino 73 0.83%
 African-American 70 0.80%
 Multiracial 48 0.55%
 Amerindian 27 0.31%
 Other Race 8 0.09%
 Asian 7 0.08%
 Pacific Islander 6 0.07%

Clay County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 3,447 26.74%
2. English 2,187 16.97%
3. German 2,001 15.52%
4. Irish 1,776 13.78%
5. Scotch Irish 1,003 7.78%
6. Italian 622 4.83%
7. Dutch 410 3.18%
8. French Non-Basque 324 2.51%
9. Scottish 300 2.33%
10. Austrian 82 0.64%

Clay County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 16,606 97.51%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 208 1.22%
3. German 64 0.38%
4. Italian 58 0.34%
5. French 28 0.16%
6. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 26 0.15%
7. Other West Germanic 26 0.15%
8. Tagalog 14 0.08%

Clay County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 17,548 98.83%
 Naturalized immigrant 142 0.80%
 Not a citizen 66 0.37%

Clay County Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Clay County Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Clay County Cities

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Clay County Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

28902 28904 28909