Kentucky Clay County Public Schools

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Clay County, Kentucky

Clay county was formed in 1807. It is located in the Eastern Coal Field region of the state. The elevation in the county ranges from 690 to 2235 feet above sea level. In 2000 the county population was 24,556 in a land area of 471.01 square miles, an average of 52.1 people per square mile. The county seat is Manchester. Most of Clay county is within the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Clay County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 471.0 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 50.2 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 32.9%. On the 2000 census form, 99.3% of the population reported only one race, with 4.8% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.4% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.62 persons compared to an average family size of 3.06 persons.

In 2008 retail trade was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $19,577. Per capita income grew by 17.4% between 1998 and 2008 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2008)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2009) 23,629 Covered Employment 4,079
Growth (%) since 1990 8.7% Average wage per job $31,064
Households (2000) 8,556 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 2.2%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 7,032 Average wage per job $23,417
Unemployment Rate (2009) 14.0 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 2.5%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $19,710 Average wage per job $34,463
Median Household Income (2008) $22,365 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County D
Poverty Rate (2008) 38.3 Average wage per job D
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 49.4 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 2.8%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 8.0 Average wage per job $33,635

1. BIG CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 523 N Hwy 66, Oneida, KY 40972
Phone: (606) 598-2812
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 163
Grades: PK-6

2. BURNING SPRINGS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 9847 N Hwy 421, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-3138
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 335
Grades: PK-6

3. CAMPBELL-REED ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
Address: 207 Church St, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-1601
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 26
Grades: 7-12

4. CLAY County
Enrollment: AREA TECHNOLOGY CENTER
Address: Route 2, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-2194
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 0
Grades: 9-12

5. CLAY County
Enrollment: HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 415 Clay Co High Rd, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-3737
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 1,035
Grades: 9-12

6. CLAY County
Enrollment: MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 239 Richmond Rd, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-1810
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 568
Grades: 7-8

7. GOOSE ROCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 364 Hwy 1524, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-3740
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 280
Grades: PK-6

8. HACKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 84 Hooker Rd, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-3338
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 318
Grades: PK-6

9. MANCHESTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1908 N Hwy 421, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-3444
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 462
Grades: PK-6

10. ONEIDA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 435 Newfound Rd, Oneida, KY 40972
Phone: (606) 847-4212
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 148
Grades: PK-6

11. PACES CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1983 S Hwy 421, Manchester, KY 40962
Phone: (606) 598-6333
County: Clay County
Enrollment: 345
Grades: PK-6