Clayton, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 2,871 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +94.6%
Males: 2,035  (70.9%)
Females: 836  (29.1%)
Median resident age:

37.6 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 36016.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $25,518 (it was $18,750 in 2000)
Clayton:

$25,518
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $9,958 (it was $11,791 in 2000)

Clayton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $81,079 (it was $53,200 in 2000)
Clayton:

$81,079
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $87,646; detached houses: $94,957; mobile homes: $67,620

Median gross rent in 2017: $385.

March 2019 cost of living index in Clayton: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 36.2%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.1% for Black residents, 44.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Clayton, AL (2017)
    • 1,81362.0%Black alone
    • 1,02535.0%White alone
    • 501.7%Hispanic
    • 250.9%Two or more races
    • 160.5%American Indian alone
    • 80.3%Asian alone

Races in Clayton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Clayton, Alabama as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Clayton is 113 to 1.


Crime rates in Clayton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(73.6)
1
(73.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.7)
1
(34.1)
1
(34.4)
1
(34.6)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(140.9)
15
(1,060)
12
(867.7)
12
(883.7)
5
(365.8)
4
(286.5)
7
(235.9)
10
(340.8)
5
(171.8)
3
(103.9)
4
(140.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(140.9)
14
(989.4)
8
(578.5)
6
(441.8)
24
(1,756)
1
(71.6)
22
(741.5)
10
(340.8)
7
(240.5)
7
(242.4)
8
(280.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(986.6)
29
(2,049)
31
(2,242)
28
(2,062)
34
(2,487)
5
(358.2)
18
(606.7)
7
(238.6)
19
(652.9)
15
(519.4)
15
(525.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(220.9)
2
(146.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.7)
1
(34.1)
3
(103.1)
1
(34.6)
2
(70.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)77.5390.1303.7329.9329.276.6136.2141.895.971.774.3

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City-data.com crime index in Clayton, AL

Crime rate in Clayton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (17.7%), Irish (2.5%), German (1.8%), English (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 591 feet

Land area: 5.45 square miles.

Population density: 527 people per square mile   (low).

Clayton, Alabama map

20 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $291 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $199 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dothan, AL (45.0 miles , pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (59.0 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (607.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Louisville, AL (3.0 miles ),
Midway, AL (3.8 miles ),
Bakerhill, AL (3.8 miles ),
Clio, AL (3.9 miles ),
Blue Springs, AL (3.9 miles),
Eufaula, AL (4.2 miles ),
Inverness, AL (4.4 miles ),
Banks-Josie, AL (4.5 miles )

Latitude: 31.88 N, Longitude: 85.45 W

Area code: 334

Distribution of median household income in Clayton, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Clayton, AL in 2017
Clayton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $57,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $85,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Clayton, AL residents
Average permit cost in Clayton, AL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Alabama:

3.8%
Most common industries in Clayton, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (12.2%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Food (6.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Wood products (7.4%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Truck transportation (6.6%)
  • Paper (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (17.6%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Food (10.5%)
  • Truck transportation (5.9%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Clayton, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.5%)
  • Construction laborers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)

Average climate in Clayton, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Clayton, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Clayton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/25/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.2 miles away from the Clayton town center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/13/1972, a category F3 tornado 7.7 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clayton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.5 miles away from Clayton center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 149.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 181.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 395.7 miles away from Clayton center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 220.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 154.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Barbour County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clayton topographic map

Main business address for: BOYD BROS TRANSPORTATION INC (TRUCKING (NO LOCAL)).

Hospitals and medical centers in Clayton:

  • BARBOUR COUNTY HOME CARE AGENCY (39 BROWDER STREET)

Airports located in Clayton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clayton:

  • Troy University (about 30 miles; Troy, AL; Full-time enrollment: 16,148)
  • George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (about 39 miles; Dothan, AL; FT enrollment: 3,611)
  • Tuskegee University (about 42 miles; Tuskegee, AL; FT enrollment: 2,810)
  • Enterprise State Community College (about 47 miles; Enterprise, AL; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • Auburn University (about 51 miles; Auburn University, AL; FT enrollment: 22,741)
  • Columbus Technical College (about 52 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 3,241)
  • Columbus State University (about 53 miles; Columbus, GA; FT enrollment: 6,876)

Public high schools in Clayton:

  • BARBOUR CO HIGH SCH (Students: 327, Location: 165 S. MIDWAY, Grades: 10-12)
  • BARBOUR COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 168 WESTERN BYPASS, Grades: 7-9)
See full list of schools located in Clayton

Library in Clayton:

  • CLAYTON - TOWN AND COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $29,169; Location: 45 NORTH MIDWAY STREET; 15,530 books; 33 audio materials; 90 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 19 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Clayton: Barbour County Courthouse (A), Clayton Fire and Rescue (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Clayton include: Wesleyan Methodist Protestant Church (A), Clayton Presbyterian Church (B), Clayton Baptist Church (C), Clayton United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Clayton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Barbour County - Clerk Of Circuit & District Court (113 Court Square), Barbour County - Clerk OR Circuit & District Court (113 Court Square).

Birthplace of: Shovel Hodge - Baseball player.

Barbour County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clayton and their reported violations in the past:

CLAYTON WATER WORKS & SEWER (Population served: 2,235, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-19-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-31-2012 to NOV-10-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-11-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-04-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.2%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.2%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households
1,626 people in state prisons in 2010
98 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
72 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Clayton (2011 data):

  • MidSouth Bank, N. A.: Clayton Branch at 106 South Midway Street, branch established on 1948/11/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $374.8 mil, Deposits: $334.2 mil, headquarters in Dothan, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Midsouth Bancorporation
  • Farmers Exchange Bank: Eufaula Avenue Branch at 21 Eufaula Avenue, branch established on 1992/12/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $188.8 mil, Deposits: $174.3 mil, headquarters in Louisville, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Feb Bancshares, Inc.
  • Ameris Bank: Clayton Branch at 33 Eufaula Ave., branch established on 1983/03/16. Info updated 2012/02/27: Bank assets: $3,003.2 mil, Deposits: $2,595.8 mil, headquarters in Moultrie, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Ameris Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Clayton:

Marital status in Clayton, AL
  • Never married: 43.6%
  • Now married: 27.4%
  • Separated: 6.7%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

For population 25 years and over in Clayton:

  • High school or higher: 59.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Clayton
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Clayton, AL (based on Barbour County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,79351
Black Protestant3,32821
Mainline Protestant2,14014
Catholic5751
Other2652
None12,356-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Here:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Barbour County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Barbour County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Barbour County:

3.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Barbour County:

13.0%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

36.4%
State:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Barbour County:

20.8%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.2%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

39.9%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
Clayton:

29.9
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Clayton:

23.0%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Clayton:

13.5%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Clayton:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
Clayton:

35.7%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

48.9%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.8%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clayton, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 5$13,286$31,8861$797
Police Protection - Officers 4$13,286$39,8584$1,174
Financial Administration 2$4,468$26,8080$0
Firefighters 0$0 14$13,350
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,000
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$400
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 11$31,040$33,86226$17,721

Clayton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $44,000 ($15.33)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($11.15)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $352,000 ($122.61)
    General - Other: $288,000 ($100.31)
    Central Staff Services: $176,000 ($61.30)
    General Public Buildings: $100,000 ($34.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $76,000 ($26.47)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($21.94)
    Libraries: $51,000 ($17.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000 ($12.89)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $33,000 ($11.49)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($1.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.35)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Public Welfare - Other: $24,000 ($8.36)
    Other - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($2.79)
    Other - Health - Other: $3,000 ($1.04)
    Other - Libraries: $1,000 ($0.35)
    Other - Air Transportation: $1,000 ($0.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $51,000 ($17.76)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($6.62)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($6.62)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $497,000 ($173.11)

Clayton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($0.35)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $24,000 ($8.36)
    Public Welfare: $6,000 ($2.09)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.35)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $58,000 ($20.20)
    Fines and Forfeits: $42,000 ($14.63)
    General Revenue - Other: $28,000 ($9.75)
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000 ($7.31)
    Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($5.57)
    Sale of Property: $10,000 ($3.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $87,000 ($30.30)
    Highways: $57,000 ($19.85)
    Other: $10,000 ($3.48)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($1.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.35)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $619,000 ($215.60)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $206,000 ($71.75)
    Property: $134,000 ($46.67)
    Other: $26,000 ($9.06)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $19,000 ($6.62)
    Other Selective Sales: $13,000 ($4.53)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $10,000 ($3.48)

Clayton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $801,000 ($279.00)

5.04% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,957 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Houston County, AL  0.49% ($36,026 average AGI)
from Henry County, AL  0.42% ($27,606)
from Dale County, AL  0.40% ($30,719)


6.47% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,715 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Houston County, AL  0.75% ($36,733 average AGI)
to Henry County, AL  0.71% ($25,421)
to Dale County, AL  0.51% ($23,902)

Businesses in Clayton, AL

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Clayton:

  • WQLS (1200 AM; 10 kW; OZARK, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WTBF (970 AM; 5 kW; TROY, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDAK (540 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMSP (740 AM; 10 kW; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clayton:

  • WIOL (92.7 FM; EUFAULA, AL; Owner: HATCHEE CREEK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQLD (104.3 FM; LUVERNE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZHT (105.7 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLWI-FM (92.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W220BI (91.9 FM; EUFAULA, AL; Owner: MONTGOMERY CHRISTIAN EDUC., RADIO)
  • WKMX (106.7 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: WKMX, INC.)
  • WTVY-FM (95.5 FM; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: STYLES BROADCASTING OF DOTHAN, INC.)
  • WRVX (97.9 FM; EUFAULA, AL; Owner: RIVER VALLEY MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WTSU (89.9 FM; MONTGOMERY-TROY, AL; Owner: TROY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTBF-FM (94.7 FM; BRUNDIDGE, AL; Owner: TROY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKCN (99.3 FM; LUMPKIN, GA; Owner: ABG GEORGIA, LLC)
  • WAXU (91.1 FM; TROY, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Clayton:

  • WGIQ (Channel 43; LOUISVILLE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WRJM-TV (Channel 67; TROY, AL; Owner: JOSIE PARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSFA (Channel 12; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WTVM (Channel 9; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WCOV-TV (Channel 20; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WRBL (Channel 3; COLUMBUS, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNCF (Channel 32; MONTGOMERY, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 32 MONTGOMERY LLC)
  • W30BD (Channel 30; EUFAULA, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Clayton fatal accident list:

Aug 2, 2017 07:30 PM, E Louisville St, Lat: 31.875633, Lon: -85.446794, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 6, 2016 01:10 PM, Sr-51, Sr-239, Lat: 31.885286, Lon: -85.460931, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 2, 1991 06:25 AM, 51, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Mar 25, 1988 06:15 PM, 30, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 17, 1986 05:40 PM, 51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 56.6mTotal length
  • $18,287,000Total costs
  • 88,648Total average daily traffic
  • 16,705Total average daily truck traffic
  • 123,113Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Clayton, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 81950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Clayton, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Clayton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Clayton, AL)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • CLAYTON ALLTEL, Approx 3.4 Mi S Of Sh30 On Sh51 E Of Hwy 4 Mi W (Clayton) (Lat: 31.833222 Lon: -85.506000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 109.7 m, Overall height: 116.1 m, Call Sign: WMS495,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:
  • 13 Mi W Of Clayton On Hwy 239 (Lat: 31.887639 Lon: -85.489917), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPND214,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.406 MHz, 952.406 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2002, Expiration Date: 04/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2012, Registrant: Powersouth Energy Cooperative, 2027 East Three Notch St., Andalusia, AL 36420, Phone: (334) 427-3000, Fax: (334) 427-3439, Email:
  • EUFAULA WEST, Across Form 2424 Hwy 30 (Eufaula West) (Lat: 31.877194 Lon: -85.352667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQH348,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2012, Expiration Date: 12/11/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • CLAYTON, Sect 22 Twnship 11 North Range 26 East (Lat: 31.909528 Lon: -85.431750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 38.1 m, Overall height: 41.7 m, Call Sign: WQQH524,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 12/12/2012, Expiration Date: 12/12/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • BARBOUR HS, 165 S. Midway St. Lot #3 (Lat: 31.869667 Lon: -85.445722), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 48.7 m, Overall height: 54.5 m, Call Sign: WQWW592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2015, Expiration Date: 12/09/2025, Certifier: Ira A Levy, Registrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • CLAYTON, 5 Miles North Of (Lat: 31.936250 Lon: -85.447417), Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: WHE298,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/1994, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/08/1998, Registrant: Bellsouth Telecommunications Incorporated, 22j64 Bsc 675 W Peachtree St Ne, Atlanta, GA 30375

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Clayton Municipal Airport (Lat: 31.881444 Lon: -85.480444), Type: Mast, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WPYW780, Licensee ID: L00733472,
    Assigned Frequencies: 118.775 MHz, Grant Date: 11/25/2008, Expiration Date: 11/18/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2019, Registrant: Clayton, Town Of, Clayton, AL 36016, Phone: (334) 775-9176

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K4TOI, Previous Call Sign: KE4CVB, Licensee ID: L00137772, Grant Date: 02/01/2019, Expiration Date: 04/08/2029, Registrant: Vance E Ventress, 274 W. Louisville St., Clayton, AL 36016
  • Call Sign: KF4GXM, Licensee ID: L00277706, Grant Date: 01/27/2016, Expiration Date: 02/20/2026, Certifier: Sam O Harbuck, Registrant: Sam O Harbuck, 3116 Hyy 131, Clayton, AL 36016
  • Call Sign: N4END, Licensee ID: L01358270, Grant Date: 11/07/2017, Expiration Date: 01/12/2028, Certifier: Danny L Hartzog, Registrant: Danny L Hartzog, Clayton, AL 36016
  • Call Sign: WA4CHR, Grant Date: 07/28/1995, Expiration Date: 07/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/29/2007, Registrant: Mittie R Boyd, 1973 County Rd 53, Clayton, AL 36016
  • Call Sign: WA4CHU, Grant Date: 07/28/1995, Expiration Date: 07/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 07/29/2007, Registrant: Johnny Boyd, 1973 County Rd 53, Clayton, AL 36016
  • Call Sign: WD4PLT, Licensee ID: L00853461, Grant Date: 04/26/2004, Expiration Date: 07/16/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/19/2016, Certifier: Paul W Brunson Jr, Registrant: Paul W Brunson Jr, Clayton, AL 36016
  • Call Sign: AJ4ZZ, Previous Call Sign: KJ4UQM, Licensee ID: L01566320, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: William R Cochran, Registrant: William R Cochran, 554 Co Rd 49, Clayton, AL 36016

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: STRICKLAND BENJAMIN F QUICKSILVER MXLII SP (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 80857 , Serial Number: MXL II SPORT 000491, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/20/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin F Strickland, 411 Gorman Trail Rd, Clayton, AL 36016
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 525B (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: WILLIAMS FJ44-3A (2820 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 856BB , Serial Number: 525B0207, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 03/25/2008
    Registrant (LLC): Boyd Aviation LLC, 3275 Highway 30, Clayton, AL 36016

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 32. The highest number of fires - 74 took place in 2006, and the least - 4 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Clayton, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (43.7%), and Outside Fires (40.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Clayton, AL
    • 22643.7%Structure Fires
    • 21040.6%Outside Fires
    • 5510.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 265.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Clayton, AL
Most common first names in Clayton, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4869.9 years
John3673.7 years
William3372.9 years
Mary3278.1 years
Willie3174.7 years
Annie3075.8 years
Robert2872.2 years
Henry1772.8 years
George1677.2 years
Thomas1372.0 years
Most common last names in Clayton, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2378.0 years
Green2275.1 years
Hartzog2178.4 years
Williams2077.4 years
Norton1880.3 years
Beaty1874.9 years
Walker1672.3 years
Smith1676.3 years
Martin1579.8 years
Fenn1574.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Clayton, AL
  • 70.9%Electricity
  • 26.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Clayton, AL
  • 90.0%Electricity
  • 9.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Utility gas


Clayton compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Clayton on our top lists:

  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married males and females (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 males never married)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males"
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