In 2018, Clay County, MO had a population of 239k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $68,367. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Clay County, MO grew from 236,068 to 239,164, a 1.31% increase and its median household income grew from $65,675 to $68,367, a 4.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Clay County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.89%), White (Hispanic) (4.06%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.06%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.11%). NaNk% of the people in Clay County, MO speak a non-English language, and 98.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Clay County, MO are William Jewell College (366 degrees awarded in 2017), Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (235 degrees), and Vatterott College-Kansas City (174 degrees).
The median property value in Clay County, MO is $167,700, and the homeownership rate is 69.1%. Most people in Clay County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Clay County, MO is 2 cars per household.