Clay township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Demographics

The total population of Clay township is estimated to be 6,858 with 3,535 males (51.55%) and 3,323 females (48.45%). There are 212 less females than males in Clay township.
The median household income in Clay township was $79,107 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 334(0.42%) from $79,441 in 2020. This income is 106.03% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Clay township sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $99,888. Overall, the median household income for the township of Clay township stands at $79,107.
In Clay township, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $49,123 for males and $23,029 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $60,801 for males and $42,071 for females.
In Clay township, population is primarily represented by White households, reporting a median income of $79,685.
In 2022, the population of Clay township was 6,938, a 0.43% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Clay township's population was 6,908, an increase of 0.67% compared to a population of 6,862 in 2020.
The median age in Clay township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania is 40.0, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 17.76% were under the age of 15, 21.59% aged 15 to 29, 43.58% aged 30 to 64, 15.60% aged 65 to 84, and 1.48% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Clay township population: 95.72% are White, 0.34% are Black or African American, 1.18% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.87% are some other race and 0.89% are multiracial.