Clayton County, GA has a population of 279,462 people with a median age of 32.7 and a median household income of $45,252. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Clayton County, GA grew from 273,955 to 279,462, a 2.01% increase and its median household income grew from $42,120 to $45,252, a 7.44% increase.
The population of Clayton County, GA is N/A Other, N/A Two+, and N/A Hawaiian. 19.8% of the people in Clayton County, GA speak a non-English language, and 92.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Clayton County, GA are Clayton State University, with 1,261 graduates, Everest Institute-Jonesboro, with 240 graduates, and ITT Technical Institute-Atlanta, with 136 graduates.
The median property value in Clayton County, GA is $94,900, and the homeownership rate is 49.2%. Most people in Clayton County, GA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Clayton County, GA is 2 cars per household.
Clayton County, GA is the 6th most populated county in Georgia and borders DeKalb County, GA; Fayette County, GA; Fulton County, GA; Henry County, GA; and Spalding County, GA.