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Clay, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Clay,NY index of house prices

Total population: 58,206 (Urban population: 56,167, Rural population: 2,638 (31 farm, 2,607 nonfarm))

Houses: 23,398 (22,294 occupied: 16,331 owner occupied, 6,128 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

27%
State:

47%

Housing density: 487 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $111,974.

Median contract rent in 2015: $558 (lower quartile is $481, upper quartile is $614)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $795


Median gross rent in Clay, NY in 2015: $612

Housing units in Clay with a mortgage: 12,079 (924 second mortgage, 1,863 home equity loan, 70 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,101



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Clay, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $139,500 (it was $84,900 in 2000)
Clay:

$139,500
New York:

$293,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $106,197 - $183,072

Household type by relationship:

Households: 58,588
  • In family households: 50,404 (12,146 male householders, 3,789 female householders)
    12,988 spouses, 19,081 children (17,954 natural, 388 adopted, 739 stepchildren), 484 grandchildren, 172 brothers or sisters, 417 parents, 476 other relatives, 851 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,184 (2,921 male householders (2,071 living alone)), 3,466 female householders (2,906 living alone)), 1,797 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 217 (121 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 6,018 2-persons, 4,064 3-persons, 3,679 4-persons, 1,574 5-persons, 491 6-persons, 109 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,977 1-person, 1,162 2-persons, 135 3-persons, 77 4-persons, 29 5-persons, 7 6-persons.

12,062 married couples with children.
3,351 single-parent households (744 men, 2,607 women).

92.7% of residents of Clay speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
3.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (45% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 2,980 (5.1%)
(61.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

3.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Clay, New York:

  • 20no bedroom
  • 1811 bedroom
  • 1,6862 bedrooms
  • 9,0433 bedrooms
  • 4,8994 bedrooms
  • 4055+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Clay population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay, New York:

  • 89no bedroom
  • 1,6701 bedroom
  • 2,9352 bedrooms
  • 1,2343 bedrooms
  • 1054 bedrooms
  • 275+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Clay population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Clay in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 456no vehicle
  • 3,9851 vehicle
  • 8,8172 vehicles
  • 2,4253 vehicles
  • 4344 vehicles
  • 1175+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Clay population

Cars and other vehicles available in Clay in renter-occupied apartments

  • 583no vehicle
  • 3,5031 vehicle
  • 1,7232 vehicles
  • 1743 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 395+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Clay population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clay, New York:

  • 81 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 2333 rooms
  • 6314 rooms
  • 1,9975 rooms
  • 3,4546 rooms
  • 4,3747 rooms
  • 3,8848 rooms
  • 1,6449+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Clay population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clay, New York:

  • 891 room
  • 3102 rooms
  • 1,1863 rooms
  • 2,1404 rooms
  • 1,4255 rooms
  • 5946 rooms
  • 1647 rooms
  • 978 rooms
  • 559+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Clay population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Clay, NY household income distribution

  • 993Less than $10,000
  • 966$10,000 to $14,999
  • 928$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,210$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,245$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,294$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,665$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,554$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,194$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,486$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,154$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,144$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,385$100,000 to $124,999
  • 618$125,000 to $149,999
  • 295$150,000 to $199,999
  • 191$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 5291995 to March 2000
  • 3651990 to 1994
  • 3641985 to 1989
  • 3361980 to 1984
  • 2561975 to 1979
  • 2821970 to 1974
  • 1671965 to 1969
  • 681Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Clay population
Clay commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 647
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,415
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,926
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6,544
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 7,344
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,205
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,634
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 338
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 321
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 800
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 421
  • 90 or more minutes: 431
Clay, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 94.3%
Number of people working at home: 737 (2.4% of all workers)

Clay mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 26,618 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 2,700 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 232 (1%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (0%)
  • Walked: 255 (1%)
  • Other means: 179 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 737 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 11,060
 Irish: 8,660
 German: 7,530
 English: 4,479
 Other groups: 4,351
 Polish: 3,134
 French (except Basque): 2,158
 United States or American: 1,782
 French Canadian: 1,044
 Scottish: 845
 Dutch: 529
 Ukrainian: 515
 Scotch-Irish: 511
 Arab:: 450
 Greek: 308
 Swedish: 300
 Welsh: 280
 European: 269
 Russian: 255
 Macedonian: 215
 Canadian: 203
 Slovak: 177
 Hungarian: 169
 Subsaharan African:: 146
 Arab/Arabic: 143
 Norwegian: 114
 Other Arab: 106
 British: 106
 Swiss: 104
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 90
 Czechoslovakian: 82
 Czech: 77
 Lebanese: 74
 Liberian: 69
 African: 67
 Austrian: 65
 Lithuanian: 64
 Syrian: 59
 Northern European: 53
 Slavic: 49
 Danish: 49
 Jordanian: 48
 Portuguese: 46
 West Indian: 45
 Yugoslavian: 39
 Eastern European: 37
 Finnish: 37
 Belgian: 31
 Latvian: 28
 Pennsylvania German: 22
 Egyptian: 20
 Brazilian: 20
 Haitian: 16
 British West Indian: 14
 Albanian: 13
 Romanian: 13
 Alsatian: 10
 Nigerian: 10
 Jamaican: 9
 Armenian: 8
 Celtic: 8
 Croatian: 6
 Slovene: 6
 Barbadian: 6

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 12%Italy
  • 11%Canada
  • 8%India
  • 6%United Kingdom
  • 6%Vietnam
  • 4%Korea
  • 4%Ukraine

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

  • This state: 47,699
  • Northeast: 3,321
  • Midwest: 1,870
  • South: 1,889
  • West: 695

62% of Clay residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 70% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 120
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 24
  • 5th and 6th grade: 25
  • 7th and 8th grade: 212
  • 9th grade: 167
  • 10th grade: 343
  • 11th grade: 318
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 431
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,729
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,525
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,449
  • Associate degree: 1,926
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,939
  • Master's degree: 1,274
  • Professional school degree: 404
  • Doctorate degree: 87

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 134
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 39
  • 5th and 6th grade: 30
  • 7th and 8th grade: 290
  • 9th grade: 256
  • 10th grade: 356
  • 11th grade: 318
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 556
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 6,403
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,757
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,380
  • Associate degree: 2,918
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,947
  • Master's degree: 1,537
  • Professional school degree: 281
  • Doctorate degree: 64

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 3.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 2.2%Males
  • 2.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 16.9%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.0%Males
  • 7.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 1.9%Males
  • 14.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 7.4%Females
Clay marital status for males
Clay marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,861
  • One, attached: 1,252
  • Two: 292
  • 3 or 4: 347
  • 5 to 9: 1,572
  • 10 to 19: 1,693
  • 20 to 49: 779
  • 50 or more: 748
  • Mobile homes: 844
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Clay:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 88.4%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Electricity
  • 3.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 51.1%Utility gas
  • 39.1%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Other fuel
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 510
Here:

6.8%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 222
Here:

5.8%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 524
Here:

25.4%
New York:

38.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)