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Key Features

  • Rapid Growth

    Since 2000, the population of Clayton has more than doubled. As more and more people make a home in Clayton, the area has transformed into a wonderful place to live, work, and shop. The town has experienced major growth and additions in residential areas, commercial space, amenities for residents, and open space. Amidst this rapid growth, the community has retained a sense of pride and a balance between natural and developed areas.

  • Ultra-Convenient Location

    Clayton offers an irresistible small-town feel while being just a short drive to big city amenities and just 20 minutes to downtown Raleigh. Clayton is a close-knit community with convenient access to everything the Triangle has to offer. When you add a top-rated school system and a thriving local economy, it's clear why more residents and businesses are moving here, growing here, and staying here.

Stats

    • Population in 2013: 17,694
    • Population change since 2000: +153.8%
    • Population in 2000: 8,594
    • Males (2013): 8,643 (48.8%)
    • Females (2013): 9,051 (51.2%)
    • Median Resident Age: 33.4 years
    • North Carolina Median Age: 45.5 years
    • Clayton Zip Codes: 27520, 27527, 27528
    • Median Household Income: $57,525
    • Wake County: $66,006
    • North Carolina: $46,334
    • Median Household Income in 2000: $56,021

Jaclyn's Top Picks


  • Sherry's Signature Cheesecakes 
    Homemade, delicious, gourmet cheesecakes, coffee cakes, muffins, granola bars, and coffee made right here in Clayton. No added preservatives and nothing artificial.

  • Hudson's Hardware 
    A hardware and outdoor equipment store with friendly staff providing key duplication, locksmith services, knife sharpening, screen and glass repair, soil pH testing, paint and stain mixing, and propane refilling services. 

  • Nancy Jo's Ice Cream & More 
    Featuring sundaes, cones, shakes, swirlers, banana splits, smoothies, birthday cakes, and more, it truly is a "sweet place to be for the whole family to feel right at home." 

Clayton, NC Communities

Neighborhoods

$299,000 and up
Sq Ft: 2,500 - 3,500
$220,000 and up
Sq Ft: 1,800 - 3,000
Avery Farm Clayton Community
$220,000 and up
$234,900 and up
Sq Ft: 1,620 - 2,260
$145,000 and up
Sq Ft: 1,200 - 6,000
$280,000 and up
$204,900 and up
Sq Ft: 1,620 - 2,500
$230,000 and up
$170,000 and up
Sq Ft: 1,132 - 1,711
$260,000 and up
Sq Ft: 1,500 - 6,500
$200,000 and up
Sq Ft: 1,832 - 1,911
Welcome to Riverwood Athletic Club
$100,000 and up
Sq Ft: 1,000 - 5,000
Welcome to Riverwood Golf Club
$200,000 and up
Sq Ft: 1,700 - 3,600
$300,000 and up
Sq Ft: 2,000 - 3,000

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