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Population in 2012: 2,200 (75% urban, 25% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.0%
 

Males: 895  (40.7%)
Females: 1,305  (59.3%)

Median resident age:  39.5 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 30525, 30576.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $18,310 (it was $26,600 in 2000)
Clayton:

$18,310
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,290

Clayton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $128,834 (it was $91,500 in 2000)
Clayton:

$128,834
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $156,887; Detached houses: $170,903; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $179,709; Mobile homes: $71,233

Median gross rent in 2012: $518.

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  • White alone - 1,525 (74.5%)
  • Hispanic - 425 (20.8%)
  • Two or more races - 38 (1.9%)
  • Black alone - 28 (1.4%)
  • Asian alone - 14 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 11 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 6 (0.3%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Clayton: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: English (17.2%), German (12.2%), Irish (11.4%), French (2.9%), United States (2.8%), Italian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1925 feet

Land area: 3.09 square miles.

Population density: 712 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Clayton:

  • High school or higher: 73.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 11.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clayton city:

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 18.2%

312 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America).

This city:  14.4%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Clayton, Georgia as of September 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Clayton to the number of sex offenders is 92 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $982 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $696 (0.5%)

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
Murders 0200
per 100,000 0.095.90.00.0
Rapes 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0311
per 100,000 0.0143.946.848.4
Assaults 7241520
per 100,000 331.61151.1701.6968.5
Burglaries 248760
per 100,000 1136.9383.7327.42905.6
Thefts 49808031
per 100,000 2321.23836.93741.81501.2
Auto thefts 8985
per 100,000 379.0431.7374.2242.1
Arson 0N/A0N/A
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.0N/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 305.1) 277.0700.1367.4505.5

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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

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.5%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +400 (+24.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Construction laborers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (15%)
  • Customer service representatives (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Clayton-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 56% 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 significantly above Georgia state average. It is 85% 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 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.8 miles away from Clayton center
On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), 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: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 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/medical centers in Clayton:

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

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clayton:

  • Western Carolina University (about 33 miles; Cullowhee, NC; Full-time enrollment: 6,852)
  • Clemson University (about 36 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 16,837)
  • Southern Wesleyan University (about 38 miles; Central, SC; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 38 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 4,064)
  • North Georgia College & State University (about 42 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 4,201)
  • Gainesville State College (about 53 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 6,068)
  • Furman University (about 56 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,673)

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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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 32.6. This is about average.
City:

32.6
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.450
U.S.:

2.433
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 35.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

35.9
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.67. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.67
U.S.:

9.59

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

CLAYTON (Population served: 7225, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-1999)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, State - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-17-2003)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-1998 and SEP-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-1999), St Intentional no-action (SEP-24-2001)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1996 and SEP-19-1997, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-1997), St Intentional no-action (SEP-24-2001)
  • One minor monitoring violation
USFS-RABUN BEACH CAMPING AREA (Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
USFS-TATE BRANCH AREA (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-21-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-24-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-21-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-21-2002), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2002)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS-SANDY BOTTOMS (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2004 and SEP-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2004), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-08-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2003), St Public Notif received (DEC-31-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-21-2000), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-08-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2003), St Public Notif received (DEC-31-2003)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2003 and JUN-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2003), St Public Notif received (AUG-15-2003)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
USFS-TALLULAH RIVER CAMP AREA (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
LAKE BURTON CAFE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
USFS WILLIS KNOB HORSE TRAILS (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
CLAYTON-RABUN CO.W&S AUTHORITY (Population served: 0, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 36.5%
(38.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 23.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Clayton, GA

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 significantly 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 above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Clayton travel time to work - commute


Clayton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Wood (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.77%
Here47.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Catholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents65.3%13.5%6.6%5.9%4.5%
Congregations40.5%16.7%11.9%2.4%14.3%
NameEpiscopal ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAssemblies of GodChurches of ChristOther
Adherents1.7%1.1%1.0%0.4%-
Congregations2.4%2.4%2.4%2.4%4.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 6$16,410$32,8200$0
Police Protection - Officers 12$34,434$34,4340$0
Police - Other 1$2,165$25,9800$0
Streets and Highways 4$8,841$26,5230$0
Sewerage 3$7,399$29,5960$0
Parks and Recreation 4$8,210$24,6300$0
Water Supply 16$36,713$27,5350$0
Totals for Government 46$114,172$29,7840$0

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

  • Construction - General: $24,000 ($10.91)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $887,000 ($403.18)
    Police Protection: $602,000 ($273.64)
    Sewerage: $592,000 ($269.09)
    Central Staff Services: $468,000 ($212.73)
    Regular Highways: $226,000 ($102.73)
    General - Other: $187,000 ($85.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $65,000 ($29.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($4.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Corrections: $16,000 ($7.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $45,000 ($20.45)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($2.27)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($1.36)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,017,000 ($462.27)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($7.27)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $770,000 ($350.00)
    All Other: $160,000 ($72.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000 ($16.82)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $161,000 ($73.18)
    Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($13.18)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.91)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,155,000 ($525.00)
  • Tax - Property: $543,000 ($246.82)
    Other Selective Sales: $145,000 ($65.91)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $144,000 ($65.45)
    NEC: $62,000 ($28.18)
    Public Utilities: $28,000 ($12.73)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $334,000 ($151.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $331,000 ($150.45)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($1.36)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $719,000 ($326.82)
    Beginning: $519,000 ($235.91)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $983,000 ($446.82)

7.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($74,904 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.22%
Georgia average:

10.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Macon County, NC  0.45% ($29,125 average AGI)
from Gwinnett County, GA  0.43% ($37,913)
from Fulton County, GA  0.34% ($445,778)


6.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Georgia average:

9.55%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Macon County, NC  0.62% ($26,212 average AGI)
to Habersham County, GA  0.51% ($29,667)
to Hall County, GA  0.26% ($25,071)

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)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Clayton, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 21
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 35
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Georgia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 147
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 246
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

See more detailed statistics of Clayton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15
Total length: 26 meters (85ft)
Total costs: $497,000
Total average daily traffic: 94,521
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,935
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 141,882

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 6
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
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 Hardware2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1Quality1
DHL1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Starbucks1
Days Inn1U-Haul1
Decora Cabinetry2UPS3
FedEx2Waffle House1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Home Depot1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1

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 2008-2014.

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