Clayton, Wisconsin

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Clayton, Wisconsin

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Comparative Profile of Clayton, Wisconsin

Comparing Clayton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Male Share of the Population 6 5
Female Share of the Population 5 6
Well-Paid Single Men 5 1
Racial Diversity 3 4
Senior Citizens 2 2
Age of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 7 8
Portion of People Married 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 5 2
Median Family Income 3 1
People Above Poverty 3 1
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 9 9
Short Commute Times 5 3
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Public Transportation Use 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 6
People Living Alone 7 6
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Housing Recently Built 7 8
Affordability of Rents 4 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 8

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Clayton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles NW of Eau Claire, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 52 miles NE of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Polk
Standard Zip Codes 54004
Phone Area Codes 715
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.331
Longitude -92.171

Clayton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station AMERY
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 19 F
Apr Temp 33 to 54 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 57 F
Annual Precip 31.9 inches
Distance 19.7 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 19 F
Apr Temp 33 to 54 F
Jul Temp 59 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 56 F
Annual Precip 32 inches
Station LUCK
Distance 23.1 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 20 F
Apr Temp 34 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 38 to 57 F
Annual Precip 31.5 inches
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Clayton Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 507 100%
Male 245 48.3%
Female 262 51.7%
Under 18 162 32%
18+ 345 68%
65+ 49 9.7%
Median Age 29.8
Average Family Size 3.15
White 496 97.8%
African-American 6 1.2%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 3 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Clayton Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 584
Growth 77
Growth % 15.2%

Clayton Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 44.8%
Norwegian 15.9%
US/American 15.2%
Swedish 7.2%
French (except Basque) 4.5%
Irish 3.2%
Polish 3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.7%
French Canadian 0.7%
Austrian 0.7%
Slovak 0.5%
Finnish 0.5%
Italian 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Clayton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Arland (54004)
Reeve (54004)
Richardson (54004)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Clayton 507 $34,375
Almena 720 $34,028
Amery 2,845 $40,568
Clear Lake 1,051 $44,219
Deer Park 227 $54,583
Prairie Farm 508 $41,667
Turtle Lake 1,065 $36,875
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Clayton High Schools (2004)

Serves 101 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.4

Clayton Colleges

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