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Demographics

People

Total Population558
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens19.9%
Employed Population 16+133
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married35.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11%
Median Earnings25+$24,583
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,977

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,500
% Above Poverty Level71%
% Below Poverty Level29%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home8.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.8%
Median Gross Rent$426
Median House Value$61,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.1%
German17.2%
Irish15.8%
English9.1%
Italian3.4%
Scottish3.2%
Dutch2.3%
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Clay Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clay County
Standard Zip Codes25043
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.46
Approximate Longitude-81.08

Clay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCORTON
Distance10 miles
Jan Temp22 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches
StationGASSAWAY
Distance22.4 miles
Jan Temp20 to 42 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip48.8 inches
StationCHARLESTON YEAGER AP
Distance27.5 miles
Jan Temp24 to 43 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip44 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ansted1,436$41,500
Clendenin1,027$46,394
Gassaway948$46,786
Gauley Bridge753$37,955
Smithers897$39,398
Summersville3,496$70,250

Clay Public Libraries

Clay County Public Library
614 MAIN STREET
Clay, West Virginia
(304) 587-4254

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Clay Public Schools

Clay County High School
1 Panther Drive
ZIP: 25043
(304) 587-4226
High
Total Enrollment 539
Clay Elementary School
168 Church Street
ZIP: 25043
(304) 587-4276
Primary
Total Enrollment 540
Clay Middle School
419 Church St
ZIP: 25043
(304) 587-2343
Middle
Total Enrollment 422

Clay Private Schools

Clay Christian Academy
1594 Triplett Ridge
ZIP: 25043
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 10
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