Clay City, Powell County, Kentucky

Clay City: City in Powell County, Kentucky, United States of America

About

Clay City is a city located in the county of Powell in the U.S. state of Kentucky. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,077 and a population density of 372 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,094 inhabitants.

The city was created 132 years ago in 1889.

Quick Facts about Clay City

Population : 1,094 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Powell County
Postal code : 40312
Phone Area Codes : 606
Area : 2.9 km2
Named for : clay
Altitude : 620 feet / 189 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1890 (132 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:38:14 (9th December 2022)
Density : 378 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.55% (2010-2019)
Clay City locator map
Location of Clay City on Kentucky map.
Clay City National Bank Building image
Clay City National Bank Building
Clay City National Bank Building image

Geography

Clay City is located at 37°51'33"N 83°55'7"W (37.8592500, -83.9185300).

Clay City map

Demographics

The population of Clay City increased by 1.55% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,077 - census
2011 1,129 4.61% estimation process
2012 1,113 -1.44% estimation process
2013 1,112 -0.09% estimation process
2014 1,100 -1.09% estimation process
2015 1,088 -1.1% estimation process
2016 1,089 0.09% estimation process
2017 1,091 0.18% estimation process
2018 1,097 0.55% estimation process
2019 1,094 -0.27% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 67,328
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 68,496
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 67,314
April 1, 2010 Population : 68,406
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.9%
People over 65 (%) : 16.0%
Female persons, % : 49.9%
White only, percent : 74.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 16.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 2.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.4%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 70.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 4,123
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 9.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.9%

Clay City zip code is 40312. County name: Powell, County fips: 21197

Clay City, Mechanicsville, Smith and Clarks Forge, Smith and Clay Forge

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $117,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,047
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $439
2015-2019 median gross rent : $765
2015-2019 Households : 28,311
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.37
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 214,332
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 832,885
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 9,231,011
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,274,637
2012 total retail sales per capita : $18,663
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $47,327
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,637
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,613
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,328
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,428
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 537
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,740
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 441
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,643
2010 population per square mile : 1,114.3
2010 land area in square miles : 61.39

People born in Clay City (2)

People born in Clay City, including film director Millard Webb, artist Nellie Meadows, .

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Schools in Clay City

College & universities near Clay City, KY

Code Name City ZIP
156620 Eastern Kentucky University Richmond (KY) 40475-3102
487904 Kentucky Horseshoeing School Richmond (KY) 40475-1810
488217 Medical Career & Technical College Richmond (KY) 40475-2614
156295 Berea College Berea (KY) 40404-2182
157021 American National University-Lexington Lexington (KY) 40509

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clay City, KY

Code Name Address Type
MAY Maysville West Front St & Rosemary Clooney St RAIL

Post offices near Clay City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clay City Post Office Clay City (KY) 40312

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Powell County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Powell County , KY.

City Name Population Title
Stanton 2,674 City in Kentucky

Distance to Other Cities

Clay City distances to largest Kentucky cities