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Clay County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2016: 26,879 (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: 75 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Clay County: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (24.0%), Retail trade (15.6%), Construction (15.0%), Manufacturing (13.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 47%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 49%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Clay County, IN (2017)
    • 25,62896.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5312.0%Two or more races
    • 3691.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 650.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 280.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 240.09%Asian alone
Median resident age:

40.7 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years
Males: 13,146  (48.9%)
Females: 13,733  (51.1%)
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Average household size:
Clay County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,431 ($36,865 in 1999)
This county:

$53,431
Indiana:

$54,181

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $476 (lower quartile is $339, upper quartile is $575)
This county:

$476
State:

$633


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $109,677 (it was $71,900 in 2000)
Clay:

$109,677
Indiana:

$141,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $65,257 - $160,038

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $132,662
Here:

$132,662
State:

$182,292

Townhouses or other attached units: $126,763
Here:

$126,763
State:

$170,402

Mobile homes: $55,796
Here:

$55,796
State:

$85,614

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $985
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $349

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
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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
Number of permits per 10,000 Clay, IN residents
Average permit cost in Clay, IN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $544 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $458 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Clay, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Clay, IN in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Clay, IN in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.0%
Clay County:

15.0%
Indiana:

13.5%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 23.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.0% for American Indian residents, 49.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 40.7 years old
(Males: 40.4 years old, Females: 41.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.4 years old, Black residents: 56.3 years old, American Indian residents: 62.2 years old, Asian residents: 56.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 9.1 years old, Other race residents: 28.7 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 September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Indiana:

3.9%

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: 89.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 90 (57.9% naturalized citizens)

Clay County:

0.3%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 52010 or later
  • 362000 to 2009
  • 111990 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: 9,749
  • One, attached: 140
  • Two: 307
  • 3 or 4: 185
  • 5 to 9: 213
  • 10 to 19: 17
  • 20 to 49: 86
  • 50 or more: 253
  • Mobile homes: 960
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 25

Housing units in Clay County with a mortgage: 5,099 (150 second mortgage, 516 home equity loan, 52 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,004

Here:

62.5% with mortgage
State:

65.5% 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 slightly above Indiana state average. It is 78% smaller 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, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from Clay 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, Depth: 3.1 mi) 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, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from the 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 Clay County 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) earthquake occurred 191.3 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 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
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 2002 to June 07, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1418: June 13, 2002, FEMA Id: 1418, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Clay County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
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 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Clay

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,517 (82.6%)
  • Carpooled: 685 (8.7%)
  • Subway or elevated: 3 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 74 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 249 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 356 (4.5%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (23%)
  • Germany (22%)
  • Philippines (14%)
  • Canada (12%)
  • Korea (9%)
  • England (6%)
  • Malaysia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clay County


  • American (24%)
  • German (22%)
  • English (8%)
  • European (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • 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 2014: 10.7

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 2013: 15.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.3%
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 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (462)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (329)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (316)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (248)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (196)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (169)
  • Congestive heart failure (110)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (87)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (81)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (81)

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: 26,879
  • In family households: 22,584 (4,085 male householders, 3,496 female householders)
    5,950 spouses, 7,201 children (6,668 natural, 159 adopted, 375 stepchildren), 691 grandchildren, 106 brothers or sisters, 239 parents, 283 other relatives, 478 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,861 (1,442 male householders (1,219 living alone)), 1,665 female householders (1,321 living alone)), 751 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 408

Size of family households: 3,567 2-persons, 1,485 3-persons, 1,671 4-persons, 592 5-persons, 149 6-persons, 124 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,539 1-person, 396 2-persons, 159 3-persons, 6 4-persons.

4,069 married couples with children.
1,387 single-parent households (568 men, 819 women).

97.8% of residents of Clay speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 56% speak English 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:

6.2
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Clay County, Indiana
  • Year house built in Clay County, Indiana
  • 4642014 or later
  • 1572010 to 2013
  • 1,4082000 to 2009
  • 1,6321990 to 1999
  • 8461980 to 1989
  • 1,3761970 to 1979
  • 8871960 to 1969
  • 1,2581950 to 1959
  • 8141940 to 1949
  • 3,2451939 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
  • 111 room
  • 232 rooms
  • 1173 rooms
  • 6584 rooms
  • 1,8835 rooms
  • 1,9496 rooms
  • 1,1967 rooms
  • 1,0038 rooms
  • 1,2139+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • 631 room
  • 1172 rooms
  • 2133 rooms
  • 8334 rooms
  • 6785 rooms
  • 3436 rooms
  • 2087 rooms
  • 1058 rooms
  • 739+ 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
  • 11no bedroom
  • 1231 bedroom
  • 2,3962 bedrooms
  • 4,0983 bedrooms
  • 1,0444 bedrooms
  • 3505+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay County, Indiana
  • 63no bedroom
  • 4361 bedroom
  • 1,2962 bedrooms
  • 5193 bedrooms
  • 2954 bedrooms
  • 385+ 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
  • 305no vehicle
  • 1,5961 vehicle
  • 3,1442 vehicles
  • 1,6883 vehicles
  • 1,1864 vehicles
  • 2545+ 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
  • 292no vehicle
  • 1,2211 vehicle
  • 7202 vehicles
  • 2983 vehicles
  • 1394 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.7% of Clay County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 82% lived in Indiana.

Clay County:

88.7%
State average:

85.5%

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

  • This state: 22,585
  • Other state: 4,007
  • Northeast: 182
  • Midwest: 1,671
  • South: 1,520
  • West: 637
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
  • 50.8%Electricity
  • 29.7%Utility gas
  • 13.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.5%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 61.2%Electricity
  • 26.4%Utility gas
  • 7.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Wood
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 89
Here:

3.1%
Indiana:

12.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 110
Here:

8.2%
Indiana:

11.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 100
Here:

12.7%
Indiana:

21.9%

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 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,302,000
  • Charges - Other: $356,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Sewerage: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $525,000
    General - Other: $65,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,105,000
    General - Other: $1,875,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,699,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,422,000
    Financial Administration: $460,000
    Health - Other: $402,000
    Corrections - Other: $382,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Police Protection: $109,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $30,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $97,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $43,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $245,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,092,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $212,000
    Special Assessments: $94,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $246,000
    Police Protection: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $98,000
    Corrections - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,051,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,386,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,162,000
    Other: $2,097,000
    Health and Hospitals: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,564,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $419,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $858,000

Clay County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,302,000
  • Charges - Other: $356,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Sewerage: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $525,000
    General - Other: $65,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,105,000
    General - Other: $1,875,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,699,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,422,000
    Financial Administration: $460,000
    Health - Other: $402,000
    Corrections - Other: $382,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Police Protection: $109,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $30,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $97,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $43,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $245,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,092,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $212,000
    Special Assessments: $94,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $246,000
    Police Protection: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $98,000
    Corrections - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,051,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,386,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,162,000
    Other: $2,097,000
    Health and Hospitals: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,564,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $419,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $858,000

Clay County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,302,000
  • Charges - Other: $356,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Sewerage: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $525,000
    General - Other: $65,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,105,000
    General - Other: $1,875,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,699,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,422,000
    Financial Administration: $460,000
    Health - Other: $402,000
    Corrections - Other: $382,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Police Protection: $109,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $30,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $97,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $43,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $245,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,092,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $212,000
    Special Assessments: $94,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $246,000
    Police Protection: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $98,000
    Corrections - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,051,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,386,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,162,000
    Other: $2,097,000
    Health and Hospitals: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,564,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $419,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $858,000

Clay County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,302,000
  • Charges - Other: $356,000
    Air Transportation: $18,000
    Sewerage: $11,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $525,000
    General - Other: $65,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,105,000
    General - Other: $1,875,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,699,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,452,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,422,000
    Financial Administration: $460,000
    Health - Other: $402,000
    Corrections - Other: $382,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Police Protection: $109,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $30,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $97,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $43,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $245,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,076,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,092,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $212,000
    Special Assessments: $94,000
    Interest Earnings: $11,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $246,000
    Police Protection: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $98,000
    Corrections - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $27,000
    General - Other: $15,000
    Air Transportation: $13,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,051,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,386,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,162,000
    Other: $2,097,000
    Health and Hospitals: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,564,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $419,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $858,000

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