Clay City is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 1,063 people and just one neighborhood, Clay City is the 252nd largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Clay City is a blue-collar town, with 36.63% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Clay City is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clay City who work in office and administrative support (15.75%), maintenance occupations (9.52%) and food service (7.33%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Clay City has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Clay City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Clay City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Clay City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.99 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Clay City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.