In 2019, Clay County, NC had a population of 10.9k people with a median age of 52.2 and a median household income of $42,222. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Clay County, NC grew from 10,813 to 10,946, a 1.23% increase and its median household income grew from $38,801 to $42,222, a 8.82% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Clay County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.4%), White (Hispanic) (3.25%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.08%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.439%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.393%). 0% of the households in Clay County, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
98.5% of the residents in Clay County, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Clay County, NC was $180,300, and the homeownership rate was 78%. Most people in Clay County, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Clay County, NC was 2 cars per household.