Latest Data (2018)
Population 16,826
Nationwide Rank 2092

Quick Facts

Clayton, Missouri is the 2,092nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Clayton, Missouri is a city.

Clayton, Missouri is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Clayton had its largest population ever.

Clayton, Missouri's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Clayton, Missouri Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2082 Siloam Springs, Arkansas 16,991 54.1%
2083 Calhoun, Georgia 16,966 57.1%
2084 Phoenixville, Pennsylvania 16,957 14.5%
2085 Springfield, Tennessee 16,957 17.4%
2086 Southbridge Town, Massachusetts 16,931
2087 Norwalk, Ohio 16,923 1.8%
2088 Wayne, Michigan 16,896 -11.3%
2089 Seagoville, Texas 16,878 55.2%
2090 Goodlettsville, Tennessee 16,859 22.4%
2091 Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 16,847 33.8%
2092 Clayton, Missouri 16,826 5.5%
2093 Danville, Kentucky 16,804 8.5%
2094 La Marque, Texas 16,786 22.5%
2095 Pendleton, Oregon 16,781 0.2%
2096 Riverdale, Georgia 16,767 33.2%
2097 Mercedes, Texas 16,761 18.8%
2098 Artesia, California 16,750 2.0%
2099 CaƱon City, Colorado 16,750
2100 Sunnyside, Washington 16,742 17.7%
2101 Tahlequah, Oklahoma 16,738 14.6%
2102 El Segundo, California 16,719 4.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Missouri

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1210 Liberty 31,779 20.5%
1267 Ballwin 30,188 -3.5%
1311 Raytown 28,993 -4.1%
1356 Kirkwood 27,758 1.4%
1379 Gladstone 27,317 3.5%
1402 Maryland Heights 27,016 -0.4%
1497 Hazelwood 25,204 -3.7%
1515 Grandview 24,962 0.7%
1607 Belton 23,598 7.6%
1645 Webster Groves 22,889 -1.5%
1700 Nixa 21,868 76.0%
1705 Raymore 21,784 93.2%
1711 Sedalia 21,718 6.8%
1756 Arnold 21,073 5.5%
1780 Ferguson 20,730 -7.3%
1801 Rolla 20,390 23.6%
1811 Warrensburg 20,262 23.4%
1817 Ozark 20,188 96.7%
1921 Farmington 18,843 34.7%
1932 Creve Coeur 18,717 11.6%
1977 Manchester 18,172 -5.1%
2034 Kirksville 17,566 1.5%
2042 Hannibal 17,533 -1.2%
2079 Poplar Bluff 17,043 0.4%
2092 Clayton 16,826 5.5%
2128 Republic 16,510 83.5%
2161 Lake St. Louis 16,230 58.5%
2174 Sikeston 16,108 -5.0%
2226 Overland 15,637 -6.9%
2285 Jackson 14,994 24.9%
2305 Lebanon 14,807 19.7%
2309 Carthage 14,763 15.9%
2314 Jennings 14,707 -4.8%
2361 Grain Valley 14,277 166.9%
2386 Washington 14,055 5.5%
2449 Moberly 13,610 -0.9%
2485 Dardenne Prairie 13,360 195.7%
2553 Marshall 12,934 1.8%
2585 St. Ann 12,709 -5.7%
2593 Fulton 12,635 3.6%
2620 Troy 12,456 81.5%
2655 West Plains 12,257 12.0%
2693 Neosho 12,051 13.5%
2695 Festus 12,046 22.5%
2719 Webb City 11,887 20.4%
2726 Crestwood 11,850 -0.1%
2751 Union 11,715 51.7%
2756 Maryville 11,687 9.5%
2766 Excelsior Springs 11,646 7.0%
2771 Bridgeton 11,600 -25.3%
2776 Branson 11,567 66.4%
2784 Mexico 11,527 2.0%
2853 Town and Country 11,140 2.4%
2867 Bolivar 11,038 19.6%
2914 Eureka 10,759 38.3%
2978 Kearney 10,457 85.3%
2979 Bellefontaine Neighbors 10,456 -5.6%
3032 Smithville 10,249 83.4%
3049 Kennett 10,182 -9.4%
3066 Harrisonville 10,088 11.5%
3106 Ellisville 9,872 8.5%
3147 Cameron 9,703 -0.9%
3153 Chillicothe 9,673 7.8%
3253 Monett 9,118 17.6%
3296 Clinton 8,947 -4.1%
3309 Berkeley 8,897 -11.4%
3376 Des Peres 8,662 0.7%
3385 Pleasant Hill 8,639 53.3%
3386 Ladue 8,635 2.6%
3411 Richmond Heights 8,552 -10.7%
3417 Park Hills 8,515 8.0%
3425 Sunset Hills 8,480 2.4%
3437 Perryville 8,440 9.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 16,826 2,092
2017 16,805 2,084
2016 16,623 2,089
2015 15,884 2,162
2014 15,882 2,149
2013 15,884 2,137
2012 15,910 2,116
2011 15,922 2,108
2010 15,939 2,086
2009 16,074 2,051
2008 16,091 2,032
2007 16,059 2,018
2006 15,978 2,007
2005 16,005 1,977
2004 15,888 1,966
2003 15,976 1,942
2002 16,027 1,927
2001 15,917 1,919
2000 15,934 1,897
1990 14,252 1,858