The City of Clay City had a population of 1,143 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Clay City is located at latitude 37.8608 and longitude -83.9296 in Powell County. The formal boundaries for the City of Clay City (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Powell County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 620 feet.
The City of Clay City (GNIS ID: 2404065) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Clay City is located within Clay City Division of Powell County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clay City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Clay City: Mechanicsville, Smith and Clarks Forge, Smith and Clay Forge.
|Population in Households||1,143|
|Population in Familes||898|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||552 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||298 (54.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||191 (34.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||63 (11.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,566|
|Average Home Value||$102,609|
|Median Household Income||$31,875|
|Average Household Income||$44,809|
|Per Capita Income||$18,284|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.4%|
|Per Capita Income||1.31%|
The table below compares Clay City to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 223||59th|
|Population Density1||# 184||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 357||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 414||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 402||26th|
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