Clayton, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 2,234 (75% urban, 25% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.6%
 
Males: 985  (44.1%)
Females: 1,249  (55.9%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30525, 30576.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,226 (it was $26,600 in 2000)
Clayton:

$25,226
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,764 (it was $15,977 in 2000)

Clayton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $136,921 (it was $91,500 in 2000)
Clayton:

$136,921
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $568.

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  • Races in Clayton, GA (2010)

    Clayton races chart
    • 1,52574.5%White alone
    • 42520.8%Hispanic
    • 381.9%Two or more races
    • 281.4%Black alone
    • 140.7%Asian alone
    • 110.5%American Indian alone
    • 60.3%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Clayton: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (14.7%), German (13.0%), Irish (9.7%), United States (3.0%), Italian (2.7%), Dutch (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1925 feet

Land area: 3.09 square miles.

Population density: 723 people per square mile   (low).

Clayton,GA real estate house value index trend

Clayton, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Clayton:

  • High school or higher: 72.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clayton city:

  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 23.0%

336 residents are foreign born (15.8% Latin America).

This city:

15.8%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Clayton, Georgia as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Clayton to the number of sex offenders is 96 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $931 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $739 (0.6%)

Clayton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (57.7 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (96.2 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (534.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tiger, GA (1.7 miles ), Mountain City, GA (1.7 miles ), Dillard, GA (2.6 miles) , Sky Valley, GA (2.9 miles ), Tallulah Falls, GA (3.2 miles) , Tate City, GA (3.4 miles) , Long Creek, SC (3.6 miles ), Turnerville, GA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $24,800
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $24,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.88 N, Longitude: 83.40 W

Area code: 706

Clayton household income distribution Clayton home values distribution

Crime rates in Clayton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2012 2013
Murders 02000
per 100,000 0.095.90.00.00.0
Rapes 0000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 03110
per 100,000 0.0143.946.848.40.0
Assaults 724152014
per 100,000 331.61,151.1701.6968.5631.8
Burglaries 24876028
per 100,000 1,136.9383.7327.42,905.61,263.5
Thefts 4980803164
per 100,000 2,321.23,836.93,741.81,501.22,888.1
Auto thefts 89855
per 100,000 379.0431.7374.2242.1225.6
Arson 0N/A0N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.0N/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.1) 277.5701.4368.1506.4359.3

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Crime rate in Clayton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.54
Georgia average:

2.73
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.0%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +400 (+24.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Work and jobs in Clayton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Clayton, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Clayton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Clayton city center killed 3 people and injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 12.3 miles away from the city center injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clayton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 71.1 miles away from Clayton 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 129.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 232.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 350.6 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 243.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rabun County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clayton topographic map

Birthplace of: Nancy Schaefer - Politician, Tom Powers - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: Sep 18, 1959).

Hospitals and medical centers in Clayton:

  • MOUNTAIN LAKES MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 196 RIDGECREST CIRCLE)
  • RABUN COUNTY HOSPITAL (196 RIDGECREST CIRCLE)
  • RIDGECREST HOSPITAL (393 RIDGECREST CIRCLE)
  • WOODRIDGE HOSPITAL (GERMANY RD BOX 746)
  • FMC CLAYTON DIALYSIS (108 PLAZA WAY)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW CONVALESCENT CENTER (WARWOMAN RD BOX 865)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HEALTH CARE (547 WARWOMAN ROAD)

Airports located in Clayton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clayton:

  • Piedmont College (about 23 miles; Demorest, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,251)
  • Western Carolina University (about 33 miles; Cullowhee, NC; FT enrollment: 8,684)
  • Clemson University (about 36 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 39 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)
  • University of North Georgia (about 42 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 12,445)
  • Brenau University (about 47 miles; Gainesville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Anderson University (about 51 miles; Anderson, SC; FT enrollment: 2,510)

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Notable locations in Clayton: Clayton Volunteer Fire Department (A), Rabun County Courthouse (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Covered Bridge Plaza Shopping Center (1), Covered Bridge Shopping Center (2), Depot Center Shopping Center (3), Village South Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Clayton: Peoples Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Saddle Gap Branch (A), Norton Creek (B), Needy Creek (C), Scott Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: A Small Motel (680 Highway 76 East), Days Inn of Clayton (54 Highway 441 North), Guesthouse Inn Clayton (834 Highway 441 South), Clayton-Days Inn (Highway 441), Country Hearth Old Clayton Inn (60 South Main Street).

Courts: Rabun County - Magistrate Court- Non Emergency (Courthouse Street), Rabun County - Magistrate Court (Courthouse Street).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 44.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.2
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.204. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.204
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 38.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 8.60. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.60
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Clayton that have no violations reported:

  • CLAYTON (Address: SUITE 101 , Population served: 7,225, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • CLAYTON-RABUN CO.W&S AUTHORITY (Address: Suite # 101 , Population served: 0, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.5%
(33.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 24.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.4%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households
100 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
117 people in nursing homes in 2000
35 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Clayton compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Clayton (2011 data):

  • United Community Bank: Messenger Service at 516 Us 441 South, branch established on 2005/11/10; Ucb Rabun County Branch at Highway 441 And Duvall Street, branch established on 1990/03/05. Info updated 2009/06/23: Bank assets: $6,977.4 mil, Deposits: $6,170.1 mil, headquarters in Blairsville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 106 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Banks, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Clayton Main Branch at 178 East Savannah Street, branch established on 1904/07/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Rabun County Bank: at 121 Rickman Street, branch established on 1975/10/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $230.4 mil, Deposits: $198.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty Bancorp Of Georgia, Inc.
  • Stephens Federal Bank: Clayton Branch at 221 Hwy 76 East, branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $185.2 mil, Deposits: $171.4 mil, headquarters in Toccoa, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • SCBT National Association: Clayton Main Office Branch at 174 Hwy 441 North, branch established on 2003/09/15. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $3,893.8 mil, Deposits: $3,257.7 mil, headquarters in Orangeburg, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Scbt Financial Corporation
  • First American Bank and Trust Company: Mountain Heritage Bank Branch at 550 Highway 441 South, branch established on 2003/11/10. Info updated 2011/06/27: Bank assets: $548.2 mil, Deposits: $372.4 mil, headquarters in Athens, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First American Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Clayton, Georgia:

  • Stonebrook Inn, Hwy 441, Clayton, GA 30525 , Phone: (706) 782-2214
  • Days Inn, Hwy 441 Box 1176, Clayton, GA 30525 , Phone: (706) 782-4258
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 834 Hwy 441 S, Clayton, GA 30525 , Phone: (800) 334-2214, Fax: (706) 782-1093
  • Kingwood Country Club & Resort, 401 Country Club Dr, Clayton, GA 30525 , Phone: (706) 212-4143, Fax: (706) 212-4119
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Clayton, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.2
Georgia average:

12.6

Clayton travel time to work - commute Clayton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Utility gas (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Clayton city (based on Rabun County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,19832
Catholic2,0181
Mainline Protestant1,82013
Other1,4503
None2,790-
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
Rabun County:

3.65 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Rabun County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Rabun County:

7.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

16.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Rabun County:

25.5%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.9%
State:

14.6%
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
Other Government Administration 7$21,380$36,6510$0
Police Protection - Officers 14$44,863$38,4540$0
Police - Other 1$2,821$33,8520$0
Streets and Highways 5$11,519$27,6460$0
Sewerage 3$9,640$38,5600$0
Parks and Recreation 5$10,697$25,6730$0
Water Supply 18$47,832$31,8880$0
Totals for Government 53$148,752$33,6800$0

Clayton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $24,000 ($10.74)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $887,000 ($397.05)
    Police Protection: $602,000 ($269.47)
    Sewerage: $592,000 ($265.00)
    Central Staff Services: $468,000 ($209.49)
    Regular Highways: $226,000 ($101.16)
    General - Other: $187,000 ($83.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $65,000 ($29.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($4.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Corrections: $16,000 ($7.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $45,000 ($20.14)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($2.24)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($1.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,017,000 ($455.24)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($7.16)

Clayton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $770,000 ($344.67)
    All Other: $160,000 ($71.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000 ($16.56)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $161,000 ($72.07)
    Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($12.98)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,155,000 ($517.01)
  • Tax - Property: $543,000 ($243.06)
    Other Selective Sales: $145,000 ($64.91)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $144,000 ($64.46)
    NEC: $62,000 ($27.75)
    Public Utilities: $28,000 ($12.53)

Clayton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $334,000 ($149.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $331,000 ($148.16)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($1.34)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $719,000 ($321.84)
    Beginning: $519,000 ($232.32)

Clayton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $983,000 ($440.02)

5.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Macon County, NC  0.44% ($20,080 average AGI)
from Habersham County, GA  0.41% ($38,652)
from Fulton County, GA  0.25% ($45,929)


5.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Macon County, NC  0.64% ($28,722 average AGI)
to Habersham County, GA  0.53% ($27,767)
to DeKalb County, GA  0.18% ($25,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clayton:

  • WGHC (1370 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALH (1340 AM; 1 kW; MOUNTAIN CITY, GA; Owner: VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLET (1420 AM; 5 kW; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WPFJ (1480 AM; 5 kW; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: DRAKE ENTERPRISES, LTD.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WGCR (720 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PISGAH FOREST, NC; Owner: ANCHOR BAPTIST BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clayton:

  • WRBN (104.1 FM; CLAYTON, GA; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W269AY (101.7 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W277AL (103.3 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WHLC (104.5 FM; HIGHLANDS, NC; Owner: CHARISMA RADIO CORP.)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNCC-FM (96.7 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WRAF (90.9 FM; TOCCOA FALLS, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WTFH (89.9 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WHEL (105.1 FM; HELEN, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCON-FM (99.3 FM; CORNELIA, GA; Owner: HABERSHAM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Clayton:

  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W06AE (Channel 6; CLAYTON, ETC., GA; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WNEG-TV (Channel 32; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
Clayton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Clayton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • $497,000Total costs
  • 94,521Total average daily traffic
  • 2,935Total average daily truck traffic
  • 141,882Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Clayton, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • RABUN, Hwy 441s Rt 3 Bx 3808 (Lat: 34.840361 Lon: -83.410417), Overall height: 122.5 m, Call Sign: WPJE883, Licensee ID: L00001081
    Assigned Frequencies: 6750.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/25/1996, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 08/12/1999
    Registrant: Northeastern Georgia Rsa Limited Partnership, 5600 Glenridge Dr Suite 600, Atlanta, GA 30342
  • Clayton, GA, Highway 441 South (Lat: 34.861389 Lon: -83.406944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WPTY306
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/11/2002, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020, Certifier: Dean Sorenson
    Registrant: D Squared Broadcast Technologies, Inc., Athens, GA 30604, Phone: (706) 543-3313, Fax: (706) 546-6313, Email:
  • Clayton, Lat: 34.865500 Lon: -83.398806, Call Sign: WQAA306, Licensee ID: L00332442
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.368 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/2004, Expiration Date: 04/20/2014, Certifier: Henry Burrell
    Registrant: City Of Clayton

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Clayton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Clayton)
Most common first names in Clayton, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7472.3 years
William7471.3 years
John5173.9 years
Mary4679.6 years
Robert3675.3 years
George2774.0 years
Ruth2784.3 years
Frank2673.0 years
Thomas2376.9 years
Charles2271.9 years
Most common last names in Clayton, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6177.6 years
Ramey4472.9 years
Cannon3079.4 years
Watts2968.7 years
Rogers2872.7 years
English2874.3 years
Jones2776.1 years
Thompson2776.8 years
Burrell2577.0 years
Owens2263.5 years
Businesses in Clayton, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2KFC1
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy1
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets2
CVS1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1Quality1
DHL1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Starbucks1
Days Inn1U-Haul1
Decora Cabinetry2UPS3
FedEx2Waffle House1
Ford1Walgreens1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Home Depot1Wendy's1

Clayton on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Textile mills and textile products"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average yearly precipitation"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Textile mills and textile products"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Law enforcement workers including supervisors"
  • #96 (30525) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scotch-Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Fred L. Solomon (1)
  • Alton Clayton Smith, Jr. (1)
  • Paul Michael Matyszyk (1)
  • Alton Smith (1)
  • Lester L. Ramey (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2015.