Clay Center is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 282 people and just one neighborhood, Clay Center is the 729th largest community in Ohio. Clay Center has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Clay Center is a blue-collar town, with 39.13% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Clay Center is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clay Center who work in sales jobs (15.94%), office and administrative support (10.87%) and management occupations (9.42%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Clay Center is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Clay Center a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Clay Center has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Clay Center’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Clay Center is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.