Clayton Johnston County, North Carolina

Clayton: Town in North Carolina

About

Clayton is a town located in the county of Johnston in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,116. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 26,458 inhabitants.

The town was created 152 years ago in 1868.

Clayton Quick Facts

Population : 26,458 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Johnston County
Different from : Clayton
Phone Area Codes : 919
Water as percent of area : 0.16%
Land as percent of area : 99.84%
Altitude : 341 feet / 104, 103 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1869 (152 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:14:32 (28th November 2021)
Postal code : 27520
Population growth : 39.09% (2010-2020)
Clayton locator map
Location of Clayton on North Carolina map.
Official Seal of Town of Clayton NC seal image
Official Seal of Town of Clayton NC
Official Seal of Town of Clayton NC seal image

Geography

Clayton is located at 35°39'3"N 78°27'23"W (35.6507100, -78.4563900).

Clayton map

Demographics

The population of Clayton increased by 39.09% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,116 - census
2011 16,701 3.5% estimation process
2012 17,071 2.17% estimation process
2013 17,633 3.19% estimation process
2014 18,313 3.71% estimation process
2015 19,117 4.21% estimation process
2016 20,082 4.81% estimation process
2017 21,420 6.25% estimation process
2018 22,909 6.5% estimation process
2019 24,887 7.95% estimation process
2020 26,458 5.94% estimation process

Clayton zip code is 27520. County name: Johnston, County fips: 37101

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Local Places in Clayton

1 Clayton Utilities
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2 Town of Clayton
Rating: 5 (2)

Address: 111 E 2nd St, Clayton, NC 27520 ➦ Show Map

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3 Town of Archer Lodge
Rating: 5 (2)

Address: 14094 Buffalo Rd, Clayton, NC 27527 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Clayton (9)

People born in Clayton, including historian and ambassador to Germany William Dodd, architect Douglas Ellington, test pilot and aerospace engineer Sam T. Beddingfield, you can see a list of people who born in Clayton.

Schools in Clayton

College & universities near Clayton, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198774 Johnston Community College Smithfield (NC) 27577-2350

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clayton, NC

Code Name Address Type
SSM Selma–Smithfield 500 East Railroad Street RAIL
RGH Raleigh Union Station 320 West Cabarrus Street RAIL
NSF North Carolina State Fair station 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd. RAIL
CYN Cary 211 North Academy Street RAIL
WLN Wilson 401 East Nash Street RAIL

Post offices near Clayton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clayton Post Office Clayton (NC) 27520

Other places with the same name (20)

Other cities in Johnston County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Johnston County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Smithfield 13,333 County seat of Johnston County, North Carolina
Selma 7,323 Town of the United States
Archer Lodge 5,322 City in North Carolina, United States of America
Benson 4,024 Town in North Carolina, United States
Four Oaks 2,387 Town of the United States
Wilsons Mills 2,277 Park in the United States of America
Pine Level 1,861 City in Johnston County, North Carolina, United States of America
Kenly 1,624 Town of the United States
Princeton 1,425 Town in Johnston County, North Carolina, United States
Micro 553 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Clayton distances to largest North Carolina cities