Clay City employment information

IndexClay CityKentuckyNational
Income per capita$10,207$23,741$28,555
Median household income$16,148$43,342$53,482
Median income owner occupied$19,792$55,166$68,142
Median income renter occupied$12,204$24,735$33,219
Median earnings male$15,313$32,091$36,116
Median earnings female$7,583$22,404$25,692
Unemployment rate8.7%5.5%5.8%
Poverty level43.7%18.9%15.6%

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Clay City is 64% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Clay City is 70% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Clay City is 49% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Clay City is 180% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Clay City


New Real Estate Listings In Clay City

Compare Clay City, KY Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

Clay City median earnings by income bracket

Clay City employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.2%7.8%
Manufacturing sector30.3%5.5%
Financial & insurance services0.0%8.6%
Wholesale & retail services35.2%4.7%
Public administration2.1%7.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.5%0.0%
Education, health & social services4.1%21.1%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Mount Sterling, KY7,030$38,45928%
Camargo, KY1,327$35,14734%
Winchester, KY18,363$35,05534%
Ravenna, KY614$32,94638%
Stanton, KY2,724$31,83640%
Clay City, KY1,354$16,14870%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Kernville, CA1,354$51,7313%
Marianne, PA1,354$53,3650%
Kaanapali, HI1,354$97,50082%
Sandy Valley, NV1,354$39,04827%
Hydesville, CA1,354$56,2165%
Clay City, KY1,354$16,14870%
Source: The Clay City, KY employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.