Clayton County, GA

Population 265,888

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 65.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.1%

Registered Offenders

26.21% Higher than national avg.
  • 572 offenders in Clayton County
  • 21.51 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Report

Median List Price $125,000
  • Median Sales Price: $98,000

Environmental Hazards

496 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 24
  • Superfunds: 15
  • Tanks & Spills: 457

Unemployment

Very High 4.7%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Schools view all

55 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 55 K-12 public schools in Clayton County, GA and 12 private schools. Homefacts rates Clayton County's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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Crime view details

572 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$125,000 compared to April 2017
Median Sales Price
$98,000 compared to April 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13.7%
  • Rented
    42.1%
  • Owned
    44.2%

340 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Clayton County, GA issued 340 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 340 permits, 328 were issued for single family homes and 12 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Clayton County, GA issued 134 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Clayton County, GA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $873
  • 1 Bedroom: $898
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,031
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,344
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,651

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Environmental Hazards

496 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Clayton County, GA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Clayton County, GA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.1 Average
    Clayton County, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.15°
  • February 47.27°
  • March 54.88°
  • April 63.43°
  • May 71.1°
  • June 79.57°
  • July 80.67°
  • August 80.4°
  • September 74.93°
  • October 63.32°
  • November 53.45°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Clayton County, GA

Earthquakes
Clayton County, GA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Clayton County, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Clayton County, GA has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Clayton County, GA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Clayton County, GA: $42,120

Unemployment

Unemployment in Clayton County is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.23%
White Collar - 48.77%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Nathan Deal
  • Sen. Johnny Isakson
  • Sen. David Perdue

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

67 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

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