Clayton, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 533 housing units in Clayton. This represents a 11.5% growth from 478 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 497 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 36 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Clayton is about 82.3%. Clayton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.8%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Clayton were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom2.80%
Two Bedrooms29.10%
Three Bedrooms55%
Four Bedrooms12.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$96,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$90,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.88
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$500

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage7.70%
Home Equity Loan8.40%
Simple Mortgage47%
Debt Free36.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%