Clayton

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  4. Clayton Employment Information
  5. Clayton Family Information
  6. Clayton Education Information
  7. Clayton Public Benefits Information
  8. Clayton Criminal Information
  9. Clayton Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Clayton Zip Codes


Clayton Legal Resources

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Clayton Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 21,182
  • Land Area (2000): 144.230 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.333 square kilometers

Clayton Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2001 7,092 2003 Not Available 2005 12,375
2002 7,208 2004 11,473 2006 13,201

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Houses (2000): 8,415

Clayton Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 10,815 51.61%
 Rural, Farm 47 0.22%
 Rural, Non-farm 10,092 48.16%

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Clayton Employment Information

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Clayton Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,067 18.09%
2. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 410 6.95%
3. Public Administration 402 6.82%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 250 4.24%
5. Educational Services 237 4.02%
6. Food and Beverage Stores 221 3.75%
7. Chemical Manufacturing 196 3.32%
8. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 187 3.17%
9. Finance and Insurance 175 2.97%
10. Health Care 157 2.66%
11. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 153 2.59%
12. Repair and Maintenance 153 2.59%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 149 2.53%
14. Metal Manufactuing 109 1.85%
15. Other Transportation 101 1.71%
16. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 96 1.63%
17. Utilities 88 1.49%
18. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 87 1.48%
19. Truck Transportation 86 1.46%
20. Personal and Laundry Services 84 1.42%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 720 14.07%
2. Educational Services 474 9.26%
3. Public Administration 435 8.50%
4. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 385 7.52%
5. Finance and Insurance 327 6.39%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 276 5.39%
7. Chemical Manufacturing 212 4.14%
8. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 208 4.06%
9. Construction 158 3.09%
10. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 150 2.93%
11. Social Assistance 145 2.83%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 118 2.31%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 93 1.82%
14. Department and Other General Stores 92 1.80%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 86 1.68%
16. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 73 1.43%
17. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 68 1.33%
18. Food Manufacturing 60 1.17%
19. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 59 1.15%
20. Other Direct Selling Estab 57 1.11%

Clayton Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Management Occupations 357 6.05%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 332 5.63%
3. Computer Specialists 301 5.10%
4. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 286 4.85%
5. Other Production Occupations 222 3.76%
6. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 211 3.58%
7. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 206 3.49%
8. Top Executives 190 3.22%
9. Engineers 183 3.10%
10. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 180 3.05%
11. Vehicle Mechanics 173 2.93%
12. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 171 2.90%
13. Other Sales and Related Occupations 170 2.88%
14. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 167 2.83%
15. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 165 2.80%
16. Pipelayers / Plumbers / Etc. 140 2.37%
17. Business Operations Specialists 139 2.36%
18. Other Construction Trades 129 2.19%
19. Operations Managers Non Finance 125 2.12%
20. Drafters / Engineering / Mappers 111 1.88%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 448 8.75%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 342 6.68%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 220 4.30%
4. Registered Nurses 210 4.10%
5. Other Management Occupations 196 3.83%
6. Cashiers 182 3.56%
7. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 174 3.40%
8. Computer Specialists 168 3.28%
9. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 161 3.15%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 159 3.11%
11. Health Technologists and Technicians 148 2.89%
12. Customer Service Representatives 145 2.83%
13. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 131 2.56%
14. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 129 2.52%
15. Business Operations Specialists 127 2.48%
16. Accountants and Auditors 122 2.38%
17. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 122 2.38%
18. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 112 2.19%
19. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 106 2.07%
20. Other Production Occupations 101 1.97%

Clayton Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 10,293 66.01%
15-35 hours 1,551 9.95%
1-14 hours 225 1.44%
No regular hours 3,525 22.60%

Clayton Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 322 2.99%
5 AM-5:29 AM 191 1.77%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 450 4.18%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,143 10.62%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,831 17.02%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,102 19.53%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,793 16.66%
8 AM-8:29 AM 974 9.05%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 440 4.09%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 388 3.61%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 95 0.88%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 98 0.91%
Noon-3:59 PM 379 3.52%
4 PM-11:59 PM 555 5.16%

Clayton Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 121 1.12%
5-9 779 7.24%
10-14 1,248 11.60%
15-19 730 6.78%
20-24 1,092 10.15%
25-29 692 6.43%
30-34 2,350 21.84%
35-39 678 6.30%
40-44 673 6.25%
45-59 1,509 14.02%
60-89 560 5.20%
At least 90 329 3.06%

Clayton Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 4,662 43.32%
30-44 6 0.06% 3,695 34.34%
45-59 0 0.00% 1,509 14.02%
At least 60 0 0.00% 889 8.26%

Clayton Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 4 0.04%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,268 11.57%
 Car / truck / van, solo 9,328 85.08%
 Motorcycle 30 0.27%
 Other 18 0.16%
 Public transportation 6 0.05%
 Walked 107 0.98%
 Worked at home 203 1.85%

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Clayton Family Information

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Households (2000): 7,878 (20,795 people)
Families (2000): 5,919 (18,001 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,920
People at same address in 1995: 8,849

Clayton Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 561 7.12%
$10,000-$14,999 318 4.04%
$15,000-$19,999 433 5.50%
$20,000-$24,999 385 4.89%
$25,000-$29,999 337 4.28%
$30,000-$34,999 532 6.75%
$35,000-$39,999 534 6.78%
$40,000-$44,999 350 4.44%
$45,000-$49,999 518 6.58%
$50,000-$59,999 969 12.30%
$60,000-$74,999 1,089 13.82%
$75,000-$99,999 1,079 13.70%
$100,000-$124,999 371 4.71%
$125,000-$149,999 154 1.95%
$150,000-$199,999 170 2.16%
$200,000 or more 78 0.99%

Clayton Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,608 20.27%
 Family, 2 people 2,398 30.24%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 285 3.59%
 Family, 3 people 1,531 19.30%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 45 0.57%
 Family, 4 people 1,358 17.12%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 17 0.21%
 Family, 5 people 462 5.83%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 8 0.10%
 Family, 6 people 133 1.68%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 1 0.01%
 Family, 7 or more people 81 1.02%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 4 0.05%

Clayton Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 6,912 33.62%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,178 10.59%
Public Assistance 188 0.91%
Retirement 1,140 5.54%
Self Employment 759 3.69%
Social Security 1,391 6.76%
Supplemental Security 205 1.00%
Wage / Salary 6,794 33.04%
Other 995 4.84%

Clayton Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,311 49.07%
 With children under 18 2,399 50.93%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 566 7.49%
 Married 5,155 68.21%
 Never Married 1,740 23.02%
 Widowed 97 1.28%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 828 10.04%
 Married 5,223 63.32%
 Never Married 1,457 17.66%
 Widowed 741 8.98%

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Clayton Education Information

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Clayton Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,039 6.89%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,439 9.55%
 High school diploma or equivalent 4,324 28.69%
 Some college, no degree 3,673 24.37%
 Associate degree 1,445 9.59%
 Bachelors degree 2,536 16.83%
 Graduate or professional degree 614 4.07%

Clayton Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 181 0.85% 199 0.94% 380 1.79%
Kindergarten 370 1.75% 22 0.10% 392 1.85%
Grades 1-4 1,412 6.67% 55 0.26% 1,467 6.93%
Grades 5-8 1,032 4.87% 47 0.22% 1,079 5.09%
Grades 9-12 973 4.59% 67 0.32% 1,040 4.91%
Undergrad college 516 2.44% 99 0.47% 615 2.90%
Graduate or professional school 100 0.47% 52 0.25% 152 0.72%
Total 4,584 21.64% 541 2.55% 5,125 24.20%

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Clayton Public Benefits Information

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Clayton Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 18,806 90.72%
 Below Poverty Level 1,923 9.28%

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Clayton Criminal Information

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Clayton Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 3.102 0.141 0.282 3.102 6.627 0.705 15.087 33.418 4.089 53.299
2002 4.440 0.139 0.139 1.526 6.243 0.971 21.088 34.822 3.746 60.627
2003 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2004 1.046 0.174 0.174 1.569 2.963 0.174 8.716 26.148 2.266 37.131
2005 1.131 0.162 0.000 1.131 2.424 0.404 10.990 21.818 2.263 35.071
2006 1.364 0.379 0.076 1.212 3.030 0.152 8.030 24.998 1.288 34.316
2007 2.156 0.202 0.067 1.213 3.638 0.135 8.287 17.854 1.078 27.218

Clayton Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 7 35
2005 6 37
2006 4 39
2007 4 38

Clayton Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 425
2002 482

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Clayton Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Clayton Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,595 16.97%
10-19 Years 2,753 13.00%
20-29 Years 2,766 13.06%
30-39 Years 4,438 20.95%
40-49 Years 3,219 15.20%
50-59 Years 2,166 10.23%
60-69 Years 1,165 5.50%
70-79 Years 725 3.42%
80-89 Years 311 1.47%
90+ Years 44 0.21%

Clayton Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 10,427 49.23%
 Female 10,755 50.77%

Clayton Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 15,945 75.28%
 African-American 3,573 16.87%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,286 6.07%
 Multiracial 174 0.82%
 Asian 110 0.52%
 Amerindian 67 0.32%
 Other Race 20 0.09%
 Pacific Islander 7 0.03%

Clayton Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 3,109 22.92%
2. English 2,565 18.91%
3. German 2,147 15.83%
4. Irish 1,829 13.49%
5. Italian 680 5.01%
6. Scotch Irish 455 3.35%
7. French Non-Basque 417 3.07%
8. Polish 376 2.77%
9. Scottish 341 2.51%
10. European 177 1.31%

Clayton Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 17,396 91.42%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,281 6.73%
3. German 106 0.56%
4. Other Indo European 65 0.34%
5. French 58 0.30%
6. Italian 41 0.22%
7. Chinese 34 0.18%
8. Other Slavic 12 0.06%
9. Greek 10 0.05%
10. Thai 9 0.05%

Clayton Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 19,907 95.00%
 Naturalized immigrant 320 1.53%
 Not a citizen 727 3.47%

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Clayton 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.


Clayton Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

27520 27527 27528