In 2017, Clay County, NC had a population of 10.8k people with a median age of 50.7 and a median household income of $37,070. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Clay County, NC grew from 10,730 to 10,753, a 0.214% increase and its median household income grew from $36,296 to $37,070, a 2.13% increase.
The population of Clay County, NC is 95% White Alone, 3.26% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.65% Black or African American Alone. 2.48% of the people in Clay County, NC speak a non-English language, and 98% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Clay County, NC is $154,600, and the homeownership rate is 77.7%. Most people in Clay County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Clay County, NC is 2 cars per household.