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Barbour County, Alabama


"The Heart of Barbour County"

Page Contents for Clayton, Alabama

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.



Statistics & Facts

The Alabama state capital is Montgomery.
The population of Clayton is approximately 1,475 (2000), 3008 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 655 (1990), 552 (2010).
The amount of land area in Clayton is 14.125 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Clayton is 5.5 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Clayton to Washington DC is 690 miles.
The distance to the Alabama state capital is 59 miles. (as the crow flies)
Clayton is positioned 31.88 degrees north of the equator and 85.45 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Clayton elevation is 600 feet above sea level.
Clayton median income is $ 18,750 (2000).
The Clayton median home price is $ 58,300 (2000).
Clayton average annual precipitation is 53 inches peryear.
The average winter temperature is 46.1 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 63.1 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 79.7 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 65.1 degrees F.


in southeastern Alabama about 66 miles from Montgomery. Other nearby communities include Louisville, Midway, Clio, Eufaula, Georgetown, Hurtsboro, Abbeville and Union Springs.
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moderate. Here is a weather page for Clayton, Alabama
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History & History Related Items

The Historic Chattahouchee Commission
Learn about the Chattahooche Trace region of Alabama and Georgia.
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Many Churches, homes, and other buildings are on the historical register, which include the Octagon House, Depot, as well as the Whiskey Bottle Grave, which appeared in "Ripley's Believe it or Not."
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Clayton City Government

Town of Clayton, Alabama
P. O. Box 385
Depot Street
Clayton, AL 36016
Phone: 334-775-3542
Fax: 334-775-8011


Clayton was established in 1832 as the County Seat of Barbour County, Alabama. The new county of Barbour was established by the Alabama Legislature on December 18, 1832. The yet to be decided location of the county seat was to be in the center of the county and named Clayton. Clayton continues to be the County Seat of Barbour.

Clayton Chamber

Barbour County Chamber of Commerce
333 East Broad Street
P.O. Box 697
Eufaula, Alabama 36072
Phone 334-687-6664
Toll-free 800-524-7529
Fax: 334-687-5240

Clayton Organizations

Barbour County Chamber of Commerce
333 East Broad Street
P.O. Box 697
Eufaula, Alabama 36072
Phone 334-687-6664
Toll-free 800-524-7529
Fax: 334-687-5240

Clayton Libraries

Town & County Library
45 North Midway Street
P.O. Box 518
Clayton, Alabama 36016
Phone 334-775-3506 Clayton


The population of Clayton was:
1990 - 1,564
2000 - 1,475
2002 - 1,436 (estimate)

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