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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    C
Clay County is located in Alabama with a population of 13,407. In Clay County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Clay County and residents tend to be conservative.
Population
13,407

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$89,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$482
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    24%
  • Own
    76%
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Clay County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    1,481
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    23.5
    40.7
  • Robbery
    47
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    446.6
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,433.9
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    141
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    6%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    27%
    13%

Working in Clay County

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$37,287
National
$55,322

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