|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Clay Center is 256. Clay Center, Ohio is the 15,694th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Clay Center was in 1990, when its population was 301. In 1990, Clay Center was the 15,201st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,694th largest city in the US. Clay Center is currently 15.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Clay Center has shrunk 13.5% since the year 2000. Clay Center, Ohio's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15785||Hills and Dales||249||-4.2%|
|15688||Roscoe, South Dakota||257||-20.1%|
|15694||Clay Center, Ohio||256||-13.5%|
|15695||Davenport, North Dakota||256||-1.5%|
The total voting age population of Clay Center, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 211. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.0% of the residents of Clay Center are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Clay Center are 99.0% White, 0.7% Other and 0.3% Black. Additionally, 5.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Clay Center, 17.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.0%. On a per-household basis, 14.3% of families are below the poverty line in Clay Center.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.9% of Clay Center residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.2% of Clay Center residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 4.1% have a bachelor's degree and 2.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Clay Center residents aged 5 and older, 3.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Clay Center is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Clay Center, 14.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Clay Center is $53,750.
In Clay Center, 87.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 12.7% of housing units in Clay Center.
Of all the housing units in Clay Center, 70.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Clay Center, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Clay Center is $940.
In Clay Center, 79.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.