Clay County TX Information


Clay County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,057
Daytime Population: Workers 1,938
Daytime Population: Residents 6,190
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,128
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 10,987
Population in Familes 9,380
Population in Group Qrtrs 70
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $54,120
Average Household Income $68,043
Per Capita Income $27,289


Total Housing Units 5,256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,582 (68.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 811 (15.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 863 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $91,334
Average Home Value $142,288


Total Households 4,393
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 3,182
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 0.39% 0.35%
Households 0.23% 0.25%
Families 0.17% 0.21%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.93%


Clay County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clay County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas 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 # 163 36th
Population Density # 169 34th
Diversity Index # 252 1st
Median Household Income # 51 80th
Per Capita Income # 68 74th

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