Latest Data (2018)
Population 9,646
Nationwide Rank 3158

Quick Facts

Clay, Alabama is the 3,158th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Clay, Alabama is a city.

Clay, Alabama is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Clay, Alabama's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Clay, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3148 Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas 9,700 103.1%
3149 Maywood, New Jersey 9,694 1.8%
3150 Hamburg, New York 9,691 -3.9%
3151 Winfield, Illinois 9,690 9.6%
3152 Marysville, Michigan 9,687 0.0%
3153 Chillicothe, Missouri 9,673 7.8%
3154 Parsons, Kansas 9,665 -15.7%
3155 Boaz, Alabama 9,656 24.5%
3156 Russellville, Alabama 9,650 7.6%
3157 St. Pete Beach, Florida 9,649 -2.9%
3158 Clay, Alabama 9,646 10.9%
3159 Howell, Michigan 9,618 2.8%
3160 Morehead City, North Carolina 9,600 21.7%
3161 Bristol, Pennsylvania 9,598 -3.4%
3162 Ecorse, Michigan 9,592 -14.6%
3163 Orange Cove, California 9,571 21.8%
3164 Willoughby Hills, Ohio 9,571 11.4%
3165 Helotes, Texas 9,567 79.6%
3166 Rainbow City, Alabama 9,565 12.9%
3167 Alexandria, Kentucky 9,549 11.7%
3168 Washington, North Carolina 9,536 -1.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1903 Troy 19,126 36.2%
1913 Foley 18,928 116.8%
1997 Selma 17,886 -12.4%
2162 Center Point 16,222 1.9%
2201 Cullman 15,858 10.6%
2241 Millbrook 15,463 37.1%
2248 Hueytown 15,380 -5.6%
2257 Talladega 15,291 -11.6%
2320 Saraland 14,649 19.1%
2338 Alexander City 14,467 -5.5%
2341 Hartselle 14,425 17.1%
2343 Scottsboro 14,405 -2.7%
2346 Calera 14,380 304.0%
2352 Ozark 14,303 -5.1%
2363 Muscle Shoals 14,263 16.5%
2390 Gardendale 14,021 18.4%
2396 Fort Payne 13,987 7.9%
2426 Pell City 13,796 42.3%
2461 Chelsea 13,531 246.3%
2468 Jasper 13,500 -4.9%
2531 Moody 13,069 59.3%
2604 Irondale 12,555 28.3%
2606 Jacksonville 12,531 48.1%
2609 Gulf Shores 12,517 117.9%
2669 Sylacauga 12,186 -6.3%
2692 Leeds 12,053 14.8%
2718 Eufaula 11,896 -14.7%
2936 Fairfield 10,622 -13.6%
3063 Pleasant Grove 10,101 0.8%
3124 Pike Road 9,803 213.1%
3155 Boaz 9,656 24.5%
3156 Russellville 9,650 7.6%
3158 Clay 9,646 10.9%
3166 Rainbow City 9,565 12.9%
3203 Atmore 9,354 -9.0%
3221 Bay Minette 9,291 18.2%
3229 Fultondale 9,231 39.6%
3235 Valley 9,200 -3.4%
3282 Spanish Fort 8,985 63.1%
3311 Sheffield 8,894 -7.6%
3325 Southside 8,819 24.8%
3350 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3356 Andalusia 8,735 -1.1%
3424 Guntersville 8,482 10.2%
3445 Tuskegee 8,413 -30.2%
3447 Tuscumbia 8,407 5.3%
3475 Arab 8,321 12.2%
3495 Wetumpka 8,278 42.0%
3741 Greenville 7,553 4.4%
3890 Pinson 7,095 -0.9%
3963 Robertsdale 6,838 79.0%
4004 Demopolis 6,724 -14.3%
4012 Lincoln 6,704 36.9%
4027 Montevallo 6,674 30.1%
4053 Oneonta 6,615 17.9%
4066 Hamilton 6,584 -3.0%
4117 Opp 6,431 -5.9%
4190 Lanett 6,236 -21.2%
4212 Tarrant 6,158 -12.1%
4213 Satsuma 6,157 7.9%
4232 Orange Beach 6,114 55.4%
4290 Roanoke 5,933 -9.6%
4335 Monroeville 5,850 -14.8%
4364 Attalla 5,799 -15.0%
4384 Chickasaw 5,745 -9.2%
4521 Smiths Station 5,427 18.2%
4598 Semmes 5,254
4631 Brewton 5,189 -5.3%
4653 Glencoe 5,136 1.0%
4681 Daleville 5,086 9.5%
4694 Midfield 5,067 -9.7%
4714 Rainsville 5,034 11.3%
4716 Margaret 5,026 352.3%
4813 Childersburg 4,880 -3.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 9,646 3,158
2017 9,599 3,148
2016 9,587 3,131
2015 9,655 3,104
2014 9,700 3,083
2013 9,711 3,064
2012 9,727 3,046
2011 9,737 3,037
2010 9,708 3,025
2009 8,409 3,311
2008 8,372 3,299
2007 8,381 3,281
2006 8,445 3,246
2005 8,470 3,207
2004 8,544 3,165
2003 8,594 3,127
2002 8,623 3,098
2001 8,657 3,074
2000 8,694 3,043