Clayton is a tiny town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 697 people and just one neighborhood, Clayton is the 242nd largest community in Louisiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Clayton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.53% of the Clayton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Clayton is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clayton who work in office and administrative support (18.42%), healthcare suport services (10.96%) and sales jobs (10.09%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Clayton is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Clayton is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.14 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.