Clayton, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,867 housing units in Clayton. This represents a 1.2% growth from 5,800 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,867 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Clayton is about 54.7%. Clayton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.8%. Average household size is 2.1 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Clayton were built after 1943.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom20%
Two Bedrooms29.40%
Three Bedrooms26.60%
Four Bedrooms16.30%
Five Bedrooms or more5.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$425,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$391,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.8
Median year structure was built1947
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$680

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan9.70%
Simple Mortgage55.30%
Debt Free29.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.8%