The Borough of Clayton had a population of 8,495 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Clayton is located at latitude 39.6638 and longitude -75.0775 in Gloucester County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Clayton (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Gloucester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 128 feet.
The Borough of Clayton (GNIS ID: 885185) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clayton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Clayton: Fislertown, Fislerville.
|Population in Households||8,495|
|Population in Familes||7,131|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.79|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,291 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,273 (69.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||776 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||242 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$180,598|
|Average Home Value||$193,038|
|Median Household Income||$65,295|
|Average Household Income||$76,349|
|Per Capita Income||$27,403|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.8%|
|Per Capita Income||1.18%|
The table below compares Clayton to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 171||69th|
|Population Density1||# 406||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 205||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 353||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 447||18th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.