Clayton, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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Clayton, Washington - Basic Facts

The Clayton Census Designated Place had a population of 451 as of July 1, 2018. Clayton ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Clayton is located at latitude 48.0012 and longitude -117.5612 in Stevens County. The formal boundaries for the Clayton Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Stevens County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,254 feet.

The Clayton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586731) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Clayton Census Designated Place is located within Loon Lake Division of Stevens County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Clayton: Clavton.

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Clayton, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 451
Population in Households 451
Population in Familes 388
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 350
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $36,164
Average Household Income $46,380
Per Capita Income $15,301


Total Housing Units 158 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 108 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $177,083
Average Home Value $185,047


Total Households 147
Average Household Size 3.07
Family Households 111
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.22% 0.26%
Households 0.08% 0.14%
Families 0.56% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.8%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Clayton, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clayton to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 482 23rd
Population Density # 469 25th
Diversity Index # 579 8th
Median Household Income # 590 6th
Per Capita Income # 611 3rd

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