Clayton Kent County, Delaware

Clayton: Town in Delaware, United States

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Clayton is a town located in the county of Kent in the U.S. state of Delaware. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,918. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 3,508 inhabitants.


Clayton is located at 39°17'26"N 75°38'4"W (39.2906700, -75.6343700).

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Clayton forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 0 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

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Clayton Quick Facts

Population : 3,508 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Delaware (United States)
County : Kent County
Postal code : 19938
Phone Area Codes : 302
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 46 feet / 14, 15 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 16:19:43 (15th June 2021)
Population growth : 16.82% (2010-2019)
Weather : 64℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


The population of Clayton increased by 16.82% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1880 148 -
2010 2,918 94.93% census
2011 2,980 2.08% estimation process
2012 3,019 1.29% estimation process
2013 3,057 1.24% estimation process
2014 3,092 1.13% estimation process
2015 3,147 1.75% estimation process
2016 3,195 1.5% estimation process
2017 3,259 1.96% estimation process
2018 3,363 3.09% estimation process
2019 3,508 4.13% estimation process

Clayton zip code is 19938. County name: Kent, County fips: 10001

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People born in Clayton (1)

American basketball player Betnijah Laney was born in Clayton


College & universities near Clayton

Code Name City ZIP
130907 Delaware Technical Community College-Terry Dover (DE) 19901

Stations (33)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clayton

Code Name Address Type
DVR Dover, Delaware 716 South Governors Ave BUS
NRK Newark 429 South College Ave. RAIL
WIL Wilmington station 100 South French Street RAIL
ABE Aberdeen 18 East Bel Air Ave. RAIL
KNT Kent Island, MD 3206 Main Street BUS

Other places with the same name (19)

Other cities in Kent County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Kent County , DE. (more)

City Name Population Title
Dover 38,166 City in and county seat of Kent County, Delaware, United States, and capital city of Delaware
Smyrna 11,813 Town in Delaware
Harrington 3,638 City in Delaware, United States
Camden 3,551 Town in Delaware, United States
Cheswold 1,695 Town in Kent County, Delaware, United States
Wyoming 1,549 Town in Delaware, United States
Felton 1,414 Town of the United States
Frederica 849 Town in Delaware, United States
Houston 405 Town in Delaware
Magnolia 289 Town of the United States
Kenton 271 Town in Kent County, Delaware, United States
Little Creek 235 Town of the United States
Leipsic 205 Town in Delaware
Bethel 201 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Woodside 193 Town in Delaware, United States
Viola 165 Town in Kent County, Delaware, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Clayton distances to largest Delaware cities

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