Clay County, WV has a population of 9,033 people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $33,639. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Clay County, WV declined from 9,141 to 9,033, a 1.18% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,325 to $33,639, a 7.39% increase.
The population of Clay County, WV is 97.9% White, 1.18% Two+, and 0.53% Native. 0.69% of the people in Clay County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Clay County, WV are BridgeValley Community & Technical College, with 574 graduates, University of Charleston, with 448 graduates, and West Virginia State University, with 444 graduates.
The median property value in Clay County, WV is $77,700, and the homeownership rate is 81%. Most people in Clay County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 44.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Clay County, WV is 2 cars per household.
Clay County, WV is the 45th most populated county in West Virginia and borders Braxton County, WV; Calhoun County, WV; Kanawha County, WV; Nicholas County, WV; and Roane County, WV.