Clay Jefferson County, Alabama

Clay: City in Alabama, United States

About

Clay is a city located in the county of Jefferson in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,708. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,042 inhabitants.

Clay Quick Facts

Population : 10,042 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Jefferson County
Different from : Clay County
Postal code : 35048
Phone Area Codes : 205
Water as percent of area : 0.62%
Land as percent of area : 99.38%
Altitude : 935 feet / 285 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 05:58:32 (29th September 2022)
Population growth : 3.33% (2010-2020)
Clay locator map
Location of Clay on Alabama map.
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City Hall Clay AL
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Geography

Clay is located at 33°42'9"N 86°35'59"W (33.7026000, -86.5997100).

Clay map

Demographics

The population of Clay increased by 3.33% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,708 - census
2011 10,005 2.97% estimation process
2012 9,952 -0.53% estimation process
2013 9,977 0.25% estimation process
2014 9,969 -0.08% estimation process
2015 9,935 -0.34% estimation process
2016 9,882 -0.54% estimation process
2017 9,847 -0.36% estimation process
2018 9,886 0.39% estimation process
2019 9,923 0.37% estimation process
2020 10,042 1.19% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 9,923
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 9,966
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,291
April 1, 2010 Population : 9,708
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 26.2%
People over 65 (%) : 18.4%
Female persons, % : 55.7%
White only, percent : 60.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 37.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 1.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 0.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 59.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 776
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 86.1%

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 86.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $155,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,230
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $421
2015-2019 median gross rent : $848
2015-2019 Households : 3,555
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.78
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,081
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 14,000
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 27,971
2012 total retail sales per capita : $2,876
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $74,387
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,796
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 533
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 360
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 125
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 95
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 429
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 90
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 398
2010 population per square mile : 977.4
2010 land area in square miles : 9.93
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 86.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $155,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,230
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $421
2015-2019 median gross rent : $848
2015-2019 Households : 3,555
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.78
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,081
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 14,000
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 27,971
2012 total retail sales per capita : $2,876
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $74,387
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,796
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 533
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 360
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 125
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 95
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 429
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 90
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 398
2010 population per square mile : 977.4
2010 land area in square miles : 9.93

Schools in Clay

College & universities near Clay, AL

Code Name City ZIP
371034 Alabama State College of Barber Styling Gardendale (AL) 35071

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clay, AL

Code Name Address Type
BHM Birmingham 1819 Morris Ave. RAIL
ATN Anniston 126 West 4th St RAIL
BRR Brent, AL 10393 Alabama Highway 5 BUS
TCL Tuscaloosa 2105 Greensboro Ave RAIL

Post offices near Clay

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clay Post Office Clay (AL) 35048

Other places with the same name (7)

  • Clay , New York town of the United States with a population of 54,375 people.
  • Clay , Pennsylvania census-designated place in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania with a population of 6,939 people.
  • Clay , Kentucky human settlement in Webster County, Kentucky, United States of America with a population of 1,091 people.
  • Clay , Ohio unincorporated community in Ohio, United States with a population of 795 people.
  • Clay , West Virginia human settlement in Clay County, West Virginia, United States of America with a population of 430 people.
  • Clay , Missouri unincorporated community in Missouri with a population of 232 people.

Other cities in Jefferson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Jefferson County , AL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Birmingham 206,950 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Hoover 85,959 City in Alabama
Vestavia Hills 34,317 City in Jefferson and Shelby counties, Alabama, United States
City of Bessemer 27,053 Suburb city of Birmingham, located in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Bessemer 26,043 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
City of Homewood 25,708 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Homewood 25,174 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Trussville 23,048 City in Jefferson and St.
Mountain Brook 20,413 City in southeastern Jefferson County, Alabama
Center Point 16,864 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Hueytown 15,202 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Gardendale 14,113 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Irondale 13,226 Town in Alabama, United States
Leeds 12,026 City in Jefferson, St.
Pleasant Grove 10,260 City in western Jefferson County, Alabama
Forestdale 10,162 Unincorporated community in Alabama

Distance to Other Cities

Clay distances to largest Alabama cities