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 5 largest ethnic groups in Clay County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (95%), White (Hispanic) (3.17%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.65%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.102%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.093%). N/A% 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.