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The Borough of Clayton had a population of 8,813 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Clayton is located at latitude 39.6601 and longitude -75.0921 in Gloucester County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Clayton 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Clayton: Fislertown, Fislerville.
|Total Population||8,813 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,813 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||7,387 (83.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$72,913|
|Average Household Income||$102,257|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$36,955|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,433 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,516 (73.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||669 (19.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||248 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$192,555|
|Average Home Value||$193,005|
|Housing Affordability Index3||148|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.51%|
|Per Capita Income||1.79%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.85%|
The table below compares Clayton to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 165||70th|
|Population Density||# 404||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 381||30th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 405||74th|
|Per Capita Income||# 368||33rd|
|Diversity Index||# 211||62nd|
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