Clay County FL Information


Clay County Subdivisions

Clay County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 203,106
Population in Households 201,855
Population in Familes 174,009
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,251
Population Density1 336
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 73,022
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 55,331
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 79,874 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 52,910 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,112 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,852 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $176,153
Average Home Value $214,526


Median Household Income $59,018
Average Household Income $76,100
Per Capita Income $27,603
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.0% 1.26%
Households 0.96% 1.24%
Families 0.87% 1.18%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Clay County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clay County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 25 64th
Population Density1 # 22 69th
Diversity Index2 # 36 48th
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 22 69th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.