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Clayton Stats

Populations in 2013: 17,694 (86% urban, 14% rural)

Population change since 2000: +153.8%

Males: 8,643   (48.8%)

Females: 9,051 (51.2%)

Median resident age: 33.4 years

North Carolina Median Age: 45.5

Clayton Zip codes: 27520, 27610

Estimated median household income in 2012: $57,525 (it was $44,750 in 2000)

North Carolina: $45,150

Local Attractions

The Clayton Center

The Clayton Center

Located in downtown Clayton, The Clayton Center offers affordable entertainment for community residents. The 600 seat auditorium hosts annual performing arts series and other cultural events. It is also used for wedding and other community events.

A corn field maze in the Clayton Fear Farm

Clayton Fear Farm

Every October, Boyette Farms constructs a haunted house, indoor and outdoor maze, the spinning Vortex, and other spooky attractions. The Halloween festivities at Clayton Fear Farm are playful by day and scary by night.

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Places To Eat

BBQ ribs on the grill

Downtown Clayton

Enjoy down-home Southern cooking and delicious barbecue, burgers, and sandwiches at the various dining options along Main Street in Downtown Clayton. It is home to year round farmers markets as well. 

Local Schools

Johnston County schoolchildren

Johnston County Schools

The Johnston County school district cultivates students’ love of learning, and its public schools boast over 200 National Board Certified teachers and $20 million in scholarships.

Things To See

Johnston County Endless Yard Sale

301 Endless Yard Sale

Every June along US-301, Johnston County communities share antiques, collectibles, and more with each other.

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