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Clay County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2019: 26,495 (39% urban, 61% rural); it was 26,556 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,205
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,693
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,077
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,549 (it was 2,139 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

30%

Land area: 358 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 74 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Clay County: 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (34.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 60%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 40%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Clay County, IN (2019)
    • 25,22695.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5742.2%Two or more races
    • 2250.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1490.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 820.3%Asian alone
    • 130.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.01%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

41.8 years
Indiana median age:

38.0 years
Males: 13,062  (49.3%)
Females: 13,433  (50.7%)
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Average household size:
Clay County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $56,921 ($36,865 in 1999)
This county:

$56,921
Indiana:

$57,603

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $459 (lower quartile is $354, upper quartile is $640)
This county:

$459
State:

$669


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $111,633 (it was $71,900 in 2000)
Clay:

$111,633
Indiana:

$156,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,819 - $175,528

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $142,907
Here:

$142,907
State:

$196,369

Townhouses or other attached units: $133,825
Here:

$133,825
State:

$179,895

Mobile homes: $41,371
Here:

$41,371
State:

$63,481

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,002
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $380

Institutionalized population: 278

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 38
  • Thefts: 90
  • Auto thefts: 26
Clay County, IN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 37 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1998: 60 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 1999: 83 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2000: 59 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2001: 48 buildings, average cost: $73,200
  • 2002: 52 buildings, average cost: $73,200
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2004: 26 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2005: 30 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $103,900
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $160,700
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $95,400
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $146,100
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2019: 7 buildings, average cost: $188,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Clay, IN residents
Average permit cost in Clay, IN
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $489 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $504 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Clay, IN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Clay, IN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Clay, IN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.2%
Clay County:

11.2%
Indiana:

11.9%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Black residents, 12.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 75.0% for American Indian residents, 17.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.8 years old
(Males: 40.6 years old, Females: 42.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.1 years old, Black residents: 40.4 years old, American Indian residents: 51.8 years old, Asian residents: 56.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33.0 years old, Other race residents: 34.5 years old)

Area name: Terre Haute, IN HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clay County is $409 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $527 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $650 a month.

Cities in this county include: Brazil, Clay City, Knightsville, Harmony, Staunton, Coalmont, Carbon, Center Point.

Clay 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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Neighboring counties: Cecil County, Maryland , Clark County, Illinois , Mineral County, West Virginia , Taylor County, West Virginia , Morgan County, Illinois , Vinton County, Ohio .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.9%
Indiana:

4.9%

Unemployment by year in Clay, IN
County total employment by year in Clay, IN
County average yearly wages by year in Clay, IN

Current college students: 872
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 230 (74.0% naturalized citizens)

Clay County:

0.9%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 172010 or later
  • 552000 to 2009
  • 391990 to 1999
  • 151980 to 1989
  • 81970 to 1979
  • 52Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 48.6%

Clay County marital status for males Clay County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,578
  • One, attached: 163
  • Two: 276
  • 3 or 4: 227
  • 5 to 9: 349
  • 10 to 19: 61
  • 20 to 49: 35
  • 50 or more: 158
  • Mobile homes: 1,030
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Housing units in Clay County with a mortgage: 5,151 (142 second mortgage, 474 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,140

Here:

62.5% with mortgage
State:

65.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clay County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,23636
Mainline Protestant3,68425
Catholic3561
Other41
None15,610-
Clay County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Clay County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Clay County:

5.63 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

6.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clay County:

9.2%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

29.7%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.9%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Clay County:

Average size of farms: 273 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $58,422
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $225.31
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 17.72%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $48,438
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 78.11%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.01%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $66,464
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.27%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.04
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 18.30%
Corn for grain: 48441 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2221 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 64456 harvested acres
Vegetables: 19 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Clay County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from Clay County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 79.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 59.3 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 106.6 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from Clay County center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Indiana Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 31, 2020, FEMA Id: 4515, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 05, 2014 to January 09, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4173: April 22, 2014, FEMA Id: 4173, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-Line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 19, 2011 to June 06, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1997: June 23, 2011, FEMA Id: 1997, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Indiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 30, 2008 to June 27, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1766: June 08, 2008, FEMA Id: 1766, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3238: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3238, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 01, 2005 to February 11, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1573: January 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 1573, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 03, 2004 to July 18, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1542: September 01, 2004, FEMA Id: 1542, Natural disaster type: Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 25, 2004 to June 25, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1520: June 03, 2004, FEMA Id: 1520, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: August 26, 2003 to September 15, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1487: September 05, 2003, FEMA Id: 1487, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: July 04, 2003 to August 06, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1476: July 11, 2003, FEMA Id: 1476, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Clay County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Clay

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,765 (84.0%)
  • Carpooled: 729 (9.1%)
  • Bus: 33 (0.4%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 1 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 60 (0.7%)
  • Bicycle: 15 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 134 (1.7%)
  • Worked at home: 301 (3.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Philippines (20%)
  • Korea (16%)
  • Germany (13%)
  • Guatemala (10%)
  • Panama (9%)
  • France (9%)
  • Mexico (8%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clay County


  • German (26%)
  • American (20%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (5%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Clay County, Indiana in 2000:

  • 244 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 28 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Clay County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 184 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 91 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 37 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 26 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,454.

5.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Indiana average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.65% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($28,942 average AGI)
1.04% relocated from other states ($7,021 average AGI)
Clay County:

1.04%
Indiana average:

2.21%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Vigo County, IN  1.85% ($35,222 average AGI)
from Putnam County, IN  0.59% ($39,458)
from Greene County, IN  0.33% ($32,818)
from Marion County, IN  0.32% ($26,125)
from Owen County, IN  0.28% ($32,214)
from Parke County, IN  0.23% ($32,522)


5.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,344 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Indiana average:

6.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.02% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($28,980 average AGI)
0.95% relocated to other states ($6,364 average AGI)
Clay County:

0.95%
Indiana average:

2.40%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Vigo County, IN  2.00% ($33,343 average AGI)
to Putnam County, IN  0.60% ($29,133)
to Marion County, IN  0.37% ($35,730)
to Owen County, IN  0.28% ($44,107)
to Parke County, IN  0.27% ($28,074)
to Hendricks County, IN  0.23% ($33,435)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.1

Births per 1000 population in Clay County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Clay County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Clay County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clay County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Clay County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clay County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clay County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clay County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Clay County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,629 (3,875 aged, 754 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 505 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Clay County, Indiana in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (543)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (468)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (422)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (324)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (240)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (145)
  • Other specified general symptoms and signs (57)
  • Unspecified dementia (46)
  • Congestive heart failure (44)
  • Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified (36)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.68
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,866
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 92
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 34,366

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,315
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,127
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 15
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 92

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 203.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 144.8
  • Other - 59.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 26,495
  • Male householders: 5,858 (1,388 living alone), Female householders: 4,802 (1,286 living alone)
  • 5,853 spouses (5,842 opposite-sex spouses), 661 unmarried partners, (661 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,755 children (6,138 natural, 170 adopted, 441 stepchildren), 746 grandchildren, 72 brothers or sisters, 193 parents, 18 foster children, 287 other relatives, 689 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 529

Size of family households: 3,381 2-persons, 1,922 3-persons, 1,344 4-persons, 623 5-persons, 71 6-persons, 58 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,673 1-person, 340 2-persons, 121 3-persons, 8 4-persons, 66 7-or-more-persons.

3,681 married couples with children.
1,324 single-parent households (445 men, 879 women).

98.2% of residents of Clay speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (19% speak English very well, 74% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $158,091,000 ($5,810 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,885,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $75,956,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,772,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,933,000
Federal grants: $31,470,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,245,000 ($45,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,713,000 ($4,104,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,206,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,704,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,775,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,829
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,648
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +62
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +370
Here +14 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Clay County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.32 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in Clay County, Indiana
  • Year house built in Clay County, Indiana
  • 4582014 or later
  • 1722010 to 2013
  • 1,3022000 to 2009
  • 1,3961990 to 1999
  • 1,0351980 to 1989
  • 1,5181970 to 1979
  • 8641960 to 1969
  • 1,1951950 to 1959
  • 9051940 to 1949
  • 3,0561939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clay County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clay County, Indiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clay County, Indiana
  • 321 room
  • 262 rooms
  • 2353 rooms
  • 8064 rooms
  • 1,8515 rooms
  • 1,9406 rooms
  • 1,2337 rooms
  • 8838 rooms
  • 1,2519+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • 541 room
  • 672 rooms
  • 2693 rooms
  • 9214 rooms
  • 5685 rooms
  • 2716 rooms
  • 1287 rooms
  • 438 rooms
  • 439+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clay County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clay County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clay County, Indiana
  • 40no bedroom
  • 2831 bedroom
  • 2,1762 bedrooms
  • 4,1253 bedrooms
  • 1,1564 bedrooms
  • 4835+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • 71no bedroom
  • 4281 bedroom
  • 1,3062 bedrooms
  • 4763 bedrooms
  • 684 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Clay County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Clay County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Clay County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 171no vehicle
  • 2,0511 vehicle
  • 3,1792 vehicles
  • 1,4783 vehicles
  • 1,0804 vehicles
  • 3745+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Clay County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Clay County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 170no vehicle
  • 1,1531 vehicle
  • 6622 vehicles
  • 2323 vehicles
  • 1434 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.4% of Clay County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Indiana.

Clay County:

89.4%
State average:

85.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 22,313
  • Other state: 3,743
  • Northeast: 175
  • Midwest: 2,026
  • South: 1,011
  • West: 532
Year householders moved into unit in Clay County, IN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clay County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 30.0%Utility gas
  • 14.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 3.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 64.5%Electricity
  • 23.4%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Wood
  • 2.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 167
Here:

5.9%
Indiana:

12.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 49
Here:

3.7%
Indiana:

9.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 106
Here:

13.2%
Indiana:

21.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Clay County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Charges - Other: $394,000
    Sewerage: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $656,000
    General - Other: $54,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,312,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,107,000
    General - Other: $2,714,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,096,000
    Police Protection: $1,771,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,679,000
    Financial Administration: $834,000
    Health - Other: $428,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Air Transportation: $69,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $37,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $40,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $307,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,411,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $198,000
    Special Assessments: $106,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $324,000
    Police Protection: $150,000
    Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    General - Other: $22,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,788,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,179,000
    Other: $1,862,000
    Health and Hospitals: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,006,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Clay County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Charges - Other: $394,000
    Sewerage: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $656,000
    General - Other: $54,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,312,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,107,000
    General - Other: $2,714,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,096,000
    Police Protection: $1,771,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,679,000
    Financial Administration: $834,000
    Health - Other: $428,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Air Transportation: $69,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $37,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $40,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $307,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,411,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $198,000
    Special Assessments: $106,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $324,000
    Police Protection: $150,000
    Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    General - Other: $22,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,788,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,179,000
    Other: $1,862,000
    Health and Hospitals: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,006,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Clay County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Charges - Other: $394,000
    Sewerage: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $656,000
    General - Other: $54,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,312,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,107,000
    General - Other: $2,714,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,096,000
    Police Protection: $1,771,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,679,000
    Financial Administration: $834,000
    Health - Other: $428,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Air Transportation: $69,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $37,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $40,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $307,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,411,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $198,000
    Special Assessments: $106,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $324,000
    Police Protection: $150,000
    Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    General - Other: $22,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,788,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,179,000
    Other: $1,862,000
    Health and Hospitals: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,006,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Clay County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Charges - Other: $394,000
    Sewerage: $28,000
    Air Transportation: $20,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $656,000
    General - Other: $54,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,312,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,107,000
    General - Other: $2,714,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,096,000
    Police Protection: $1,771,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,679,000
    Financial Administration: $834,000
    Health - Other: $428,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $250,000
    Air Transportation: $69,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $37,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $40,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $307,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $989,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,411,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $198,000
    Special Assessments: $106,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $324,000
    Police Protection: $150,000
    Correctional Institutions: $22,000
    General - Other: $22,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,788,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,610,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,179,000
    Other: $1,862,000
    Health and Hospitals: $61,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,006,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 533
  • Number of aged recipients: 18
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 515
  • Number of recipients under 18: 122
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 357
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 54
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 152
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 245
Most common first names in Clay County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William25676.4 years
Mary25480.0 years
John24173.3 years
James21072.4 years
Charles18475.3 years
Robert16869.9 years
Ruth12481.5 years
George10076.2 years
Helen9279.6 years
Anna9082.6 years
Most common last names in Clay County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown10778.2 years
Smith10775.8 years
Miller9978.6 years
Johnson6074.5 years
Jones6078.7 years
Thomas5276.6 years
Williams5077.3 years
Thompson4676.4 years
Moore4573.0 years
Wilson4476.5 years
Businesses in Clay County, IN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Little Caesars Pizza1
AT&T2Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Burger King1McDonald's2
CVS1Nike1
Chevrolet2Papa John's Pizza1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
FedEx2Subway3
Ford2Taco Bell1
Goodwill2U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3
Hardee's1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Knights Inn1Wendy's1
Kroger1YMCA1