Latest Data (2017)
Population 672
Nationwide Rank 12070

Quick Facts

Clayton, Louisiana is the 12,070th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Clayton, Louisiana is a town.

Clayton, Louisiana is currently 26.7% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Clayton, Louisiana's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
12060 Stockton, Utah 674 37.2%
12061 Warsaw, Ohio 674 -13.5%
12062 Cecilton, Maryland 673 40.2%
12063 Coggon, Iowa 673 -10.1%
12064 Deer Lake, Pennsylvania 673 27.9%
12065 Fort Gay, West Virginia 673 -17.9%
12066 Okay, Oklahoma 673 12.7%
12067 South New Castle, Pennsylvania 673 -16.6%
12068 Upper Marlboro, Maryland 673 3.6%
12069 Bokchito, Oklahoma 672 18.9%
12070 Clayton, Louisiana 672 -21.4%
12071 Deer Creek, Illinois 672 10.3%
12072 Kingstown, North Carolina 672 -20.6%
12073 Matherville, Illinois 672 -12.9%
12074 Mathiston, Mississippi 672 -6.6%
12075 St. Leon, Indiana 672 47.0%
12076 Sullivan, Wisconsin 672 -2.0%
12077 Thaxton, Mississippi 672 20.2%
12078 West Mansfield, Ohio 672 -4.0%
12079 Auburndale, Wisconsin 671 -9.9%
12080 Clyde, Kansas 671 -9.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Louisiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9257 Urania 1,298 83.8%
9284 Killian 1,290 21.6%
9387 Roseland 1,259 7.4%
9514 Krotz Springs 1,218 -0.2%
9675 Lecompte 1,170 -14.4%
9685 Sibley 1,168 6.3%
9687 French Settlement 1,167 23.2%
9817 Woodworth 1,131 4.0%
9830 Elton 1,127 -10.5%
9874 Merryville 1,116 -0.3%
9884 Albany 1,112 27.2%
9893 Leonville 1,109 10.0%
9931 Cullen 1,097 -15.2%
10043 Arnaudville 1,065 -23.6%
10093 Campti 1,052 -0.7%
10096 Melville 1,052 -23.5%
10142 Newellton 1,039 -29.1%
10167 St. Joseph 1,032 -22.0%
10174 Maringouin 1,030 -18.5%
10298 Clarks 1,000 -6.4%
10303 Boyce 999 -16.2%
10304 Estherwood 999 23.6%
10317 Oil City 997 -18.2%
10390 Choudrant 979 52.0%
10483 Dubach 960 15.2%
10486 Plain Dealing 960 -11.6%
10512 Cotton Valley 953 -19.7%
10563 Washington 943 -12.6%
10575 Slaughter 941 -6.9%
10639 Grand Coteau 926 -11.0%
10673 Gibsland 921 -17.5%
10687 Wisner 920 -19.1%
10720 Fordoche 913 -2.5%
10789 Moreauville 894 -3.2%
10826 Loreauville 885 -5.7%
11001 Simsboro 852 23.2%
11027 Sarepta 847 -8.4%
11042 Tangipahoa 844 13.2%
11057 Folsom 841 55.7%
11119 Madisonville 831 22.9%
11129 Anacoco 829 -3.9%
11157 Epps 824 -28.4%
11290 Forest Hill 803 75.7%
11294 Morse 803 6.3%
11390 Doyline 785 -6.6%
11427 Hessmer 779 18.2%
11445 Mooringsport 776 -6.8%
11467 Tickfaw 771 24.7%
11494 Rosedale 766 1.4%
11582 Marion 752 -7.7%
11596 Port Vincent 749 61.0%
11773 Montgomery 721 -8.8%
11885 Pleasant Hill 702 -9.1%
11992 Parks 684 33.8%
12070 Clayton 672 -21.4%
12112 Greensburg 666 5.8%
12251 Mermentau 644 -10.4%
12268 Ridgecrest 642 -19.5%
12291 Grosse Tete 638 -4.3%
12293 Mangham 638 7.5%
12411 Provencal 618 -12.3%
12465 Florien 610 -12.3%
12472 Napoleonville 610 -11.7%
12511 Simpson 606 4.4%
12553 Natchez 601 3.6%
12579 Cheneyville 597 -33.8%
12630 Waterproof 590 -28.7%
12655 Morganza 587 -10.7%
12788 Martin 567 -9.1%
12819 Gilbert 563 0.5%
12820 Mer Rouge 563 -17.8%
12849 Junction City 560 -13.8%
12868 Richmond 558 13.6%
12876 Wilson 557 -16.6%
12983 Elizabeth 541 -5.7%
12990 Chatham 540 -13.3%
13153 Grayson 520 -2.2%
13228 Springfield 512 30.2%
13314 Sun 502 6.5%
13320 Cankton 501 30.1%
13467 Clarence 485 -5.2%
13489 Sicily Island 483 6.8%
13525 Pollock 479 28.4%
13721 Turkey Creek 459 28.9%
13727 Hornbeck 458 5.0%
13889 Hodge 441 -10.1%
13964 Dry Prong 433 2.8%
13976 Converse 432 7.4%
14001 Goldonna 430 -5.2%
14368 Kilbourne 391 -10.1%
14420 Vienna 386 -9.8%
14429 Tullos 385 -9.4%
14504 North Hodge 378 -13.3%
14536 Columbia 374 -21.5%
14591 Fenton 369 -2.6%
14620 Chataignier 365 -4.6%
14841 South Mansfield 346 1.7%
14940 Forest 337 22.9%
14950 Varnado 336 -1.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 672 12,070
2016 679 12,012
2015 686 11,975
2014 697 11,914
2013 695 11,928
2012 695 11,930
2011 711 11,825
2010 711 11,832
2009 774 11,372
2008 772 11,393
2007 773 11,371
2006 786 11,298
2005 776 11,351
2004 792 11,252
2003 807 11,167
2002 823 11,074
2001 840 10,985
2000 856 10,914
1990 917 10,180