Clay County TX Information


Clay County Subdivisions

Clay County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,948
Population in Households 10,878
Population in Familes 9,331
Population in Group Qrtrs 70
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 23


Median Household Income $54,027
Average Household Income $70,625
Per Capita Income $28,332


Total Housing Units 5,150 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,528 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 824 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 798 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $100,818
Average Home Value $154,762


Total Households 4,352
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 3,151
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.22% -0.12%
Households 0.09% -0.2%
Families 0.03% -0.25%
Median Household Income   3.01%
Per Capita Income   3.25%


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, 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 # 165 35th
Population Density # 171 33rd
Diversity Index # 252 1st
Median Household Income # 51 80th
Per Capita Income # 52 80th

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