Clay is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Clay Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lancaster County at latitude 40.2184 and longitude -76.2555. Lancaster County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 354 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Clay Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Clay, PA area
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|Population in Households||1,605|
|Population in Familes||1,441|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||671 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||519 (77.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||111 (16.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 ( 6.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$215,625|
|Average Home Value||$252,457|
|Median Household Income||$61,378|
|Average Household Income||$78,651|
|Per Capita Income||$27,782|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.11%|
|Per Capita Income||2.33%|
The table below compares Clay to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 739||58th|
|Population Density1||# 1236||30th|
|Diversity Index2||# 730||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 320||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 483||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.