|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Clay City is 1,202. Clay City, Kentucky is the 9,522nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Clay City was in 2000, when its population was 1,304. In 2000, Clay City was the 9,058th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,522nd largest city in the US. Clay City is currently 7.8% smaller than it was in 2000.
Clay City has shrunk 7.8% since the year 2000. Clay City, Kentucky's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9519||Heritage Creek, Kentucky||1,203||7418.7%|
|9521||Central High, Oklahoma||1,202||26.1%|
|9522||Clay City, Kentucky||1,202||-7.8%|
|9523||Garretson, South Dakota||1,202||2.9%|
|9527||Deadwood, South Dakota||1,201||-12.5%|
|9528||Elm City, North Carolina||1,201||-14.9%|
The total voting age population of Clay City, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 834. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.4% of the residents of Clay City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Clay City are 96.6% White and 3.4% American Indian. Additionally, 3.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Clay City, 38.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.9%. On a per-household basis, 26.1% of families are below the poverty line in Clay City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.8% of Clay City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 63.1% of Clay City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 4.1% have a bachelor's degree and 1.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Clay City residents aged 5 and older, 3.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Clay City is 11.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Clay City, 5.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Clay City is $20,789.
In Clay City, 37.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 62.6% of housing units in Clay City.
Of all the housing units in Clay City, 2.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Clay City, 10.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Clay City is $623.
In Clay City, 58.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.