Clayton, WI Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 2,974
Males: 1,507 (50.7%), Females: 1,467 (49.3%)

Polk County

Zip code: 54004

Median resident age: 38.7 years
Median household income: $62,551
Median house value: $140,600

Races in Clayton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (61.1%), Norwegian (10.0%), Polish (9.3%), Irish (8.8%), English (7.4%), Dutch (7.0%).

Elevation: 1210 feet

Land area: 3.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Clayton

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 21.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clayton town

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 69.3%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

0.6% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Clayton:

  • AMERY REGIONAL MEDICAL CTR (about 15 miles; AMERY, WI)
  • CUMBERLAND MEM HSPTL EXTENDED CARE (about 18 miles; CUMBERLAND, WI)
  • BARRON MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER MAYO (about 22 miles; BARRON, WI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Clayton:

  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY REGIONAL (about 58 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Abbreviation: EAU)
  • MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN/ (about 79 miles; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Abbreviation: MSP)
  • ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL (about 101 miles; ROCHESTER, MN; Abbreviation: RST)
Other public-use airports nearest to Clayton:

  • AMERY MUNI (about 15 miles; AMERY, WI; Abbreviation: AHH)
  • CUMBERLAND MUNI (about 19 miles; CUMBERLAND, WI; Abbreviation: UBE)
  • BOYCEVILLE MUNI (about 23 miles; BOYCEVILLE, WI; Abbreviation: 3T3)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clayton:

  • WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 32 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STOUT (about 36 miles; MENOMONIE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,183)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-RIVER FALLS (about 45 miles; RIVER FALLS, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,491)
  • CENTURY COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 61 miles; WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,381)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE (about 61 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,866)
  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 61 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,601)
  • METROPOLITAN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,171)

Schools

Public high school in Clayton:

  • CLAYTON HI (Students: 101; Location: 221 S PRENTICE ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Clayton:

  • CLAYTON EL (Students: 177; Location: 221 S PRENTICE ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • CLAYTON MID (Students: 144; Location: 221 S PRENTICE ST; Grades: 05 – 08)