In 2020, Clay County, MO had a population of 246k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $72,047. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Clay County, MO grew from 242,516 to 246,480, a 1.63% increase and its median household income grew from $70,510 to $72,047, a 2.18% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Clay County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.98%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.82%), White (Hispanic) (3.73%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.22%).
None of the households in Clay County, MO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98% of the residents in Clay County, MO are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Clay County, MO was $185,700, and the homeownership rate was 68.4%. Most people in Clay County, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Clay County, MO was 2 cars per household.