Most Expensive Clayton Neighborhoods
Clayton is a medium-sized city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 15,882 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Clayton is the 46th largest community in Missouri. Clayton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Clayton home prices are not only among the most expensive in Missouri, but Clayton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Clayton is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 97.45% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Clayton is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clayton who work in management occupations (15.28%), teaching (15.22%) and healthcare (12.21%).
Also of interest is that Clayton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Clayton 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.
In addition, Clayton is a college town. There are a lot of students in Clayton attending college, and as a result Clayton provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
Clayton, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Clayton spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.57 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Even though Clayton is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the subway for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
If knowledge is power, Clayton is a pretty powerful place. 79.63% of the adults in Clayton have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Clayton in 2010 was $58,732, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $234,928 for a family of four.
Clayton is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Clayton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clayton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Clayton include German, Irish, English, Russian, Italian and European.
The most common language spoken in Clayton is English. Some people also speak Chinese.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,900|
|CLAYTON HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||45.30%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||54.71%|
|TYPE OF CLAYTON HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||33.29%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.16%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||13.89%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||48.93%|
|SIZE OF CLAYTON HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||6.99%|
|AGE OF CLAYTON HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||11.74%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||14.73%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||31.03%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||42.50%|
|CLAYTON REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$629,812|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,347|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||1.77%|
|$53,001 - $106,000||1.53%|
|$106,001 - $211,000||7.95%|
|$211,001 - $317,000||11.30%|
|$317,001 - $422,000||8.86%|
|$422,001 - $528,000||5.62%|
|$528,001 - $791,000||30.41%|
|$791,001 - $1,055,000||17.31%|
|PEOPLE OF CLAYTON||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||3.54%|
|5 TO 17||13.22%|
|18 TO 24||19.28%|
|25 TO 34||15.52%|
|35 TO 54||22.44%|
|55 TO 64||12.13%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.88%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.91%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$95,500|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$58,732|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||6.83%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (25.79%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (12.47%)
Real estate (4.97%)
Information Technology (3.23%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||8.74%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.21%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.06%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.37%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.83%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||3.09%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (22.48%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (83.93%)
African languages (1.47%)
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