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Clay Center, Ohio
Village
Presbyterian church
Presbyterian church
Location of Clay Center, Ohio
Location of Clay Center, Ohio
Location of Clay Center in Ottawa County
Location of Clay Center in Ottawa County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Ottawa
Area
 • Total 1.03 sq mi (2.68 km2)
 • Land 1.03 sq mi (2.68 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
610 ft (186 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 276
 • Estimate 
(2019)
302
 • Density 292.07/sq mi (112.74/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43408
Area code(s) 419
FIPS code 39-15588
GNIS feature ID 1048603

Clay Center is a village in Ottawa County, Ohio, United States. The population was 276 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Clay Center is located at 41°33′58″N 83°21′47″W / 41.56611°N 83.36306°W / 41.56611; -83.36306 (41.566199, -83.362952).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.04 square miles (2.69 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 147
1950 590
1960 446 −24.4%
1970 370 −17.0%
1980 327 −11.6%
1990 289 −11.6%
2000 294 1.7%
2010 276 −6.1%
Est. 2019 302 9.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 276 people, 103 households, and 74 families living in the village. The population density was 265.4 inhabitants per square mile (102.5/km2). There were 114 housing units at an average density of 109.6 per square mile (42.3/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 98.2% White, 1.1% from other races, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.8% of the population.

There were 103 households, of which 35.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.5% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 9.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.2% were non-families. 24.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.68 and the average family size was 3.20.

The median age in the village was 32.8 years. 26.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 11.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.1% were from 25 to 44; 21.8% were from 45 to 64; and 14.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.0% male and 54.0% female.

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