Income/capita 12%
Household income 22%
Unemployment 81%
Income per capita$33,520$31,458$29,829
Median household income$67,305$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$72,083$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$45,446$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$25,714$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate0.9%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Clay is 12% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Clay is 22% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Clay is 81% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Clay is 70% lower than the national average

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      Clay median earnings by income bracket

      Clay employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.4%2.2%
      Manufacturing sector2.2%29.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services8.8%23.8%
      Public administration13.8%19.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.1%22.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Acampo, CA466$155,385181%
      Herald, CA1,059$122,361121%
      Wallace, CA826$119,196115%
      Rancho Murieta, CA5,507$94,68171%
      Wilton, CA4,995$86,85657%
      Clay, CA1,209$67,30522%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Markle, IN1,209$48,03613%
      Cottage City, MD1,209$52,8135%
      Branchville, SC1,209$41,68825%
      Lenape Heights, PA1,209$49,78410%
      Celoron, NY1,209$41,63525%
      Clay, CA1,209$67,30522%
      Source: The Clay, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).