Clay County Information

Clay in Florida occupies 644 square miles and has a 2006 population of 178,899, a change from a 2000 population of 140,814 and 105,986 in 1990. 14.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.6% percent is 25-35, and 15.2% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 655 acts of violent crime reported in Clay in 2004, a change from 498 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,662 people: 3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3%.

Read more about Clay, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyClay 
StateFlorida 
Land Area644 sq. milesRanked 1,592 of 3,140
Population 2006178,899Ranked 329 of 3,140
Population 2005170,609 
Population 2000140,814Ranked 389 of 3,140
Population 1990105,986Ranked 437 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion86.6% 
African American8.7% 
Asian American2.4% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.3% 
Population 5 to 1414.1% 
Population 15 to 2414.5% 
Population 25 to 3412.6% 
Population 35 to 4415.2% 
Population 45 to 5415.2% 
Population 55 to 6411.9% 
Population 65 to 746.3% 
Population 75 and up3.9% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes655498
Murders / Manslaughters6 
Forcible Rapes46 
Robberies61 
Aggravated Assaults542 
Total Property Crimes3,6064,602
Burglaries833 
Larceny Thefts2,481 
Motor Vehicle Thefts292 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population88,53473,871
Unemployed Population2,6622,233
Unemployment Rate3%3%

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