Geographically, Clay County is well connected by the interstate corridors (I-94 and I-29), freight and passenger rail service, and Hector International Airport. With a favorable business climate and ample housing choices, in urban as well as rural settings, Clay County is an ideal place to live, work and raise a family.
Several sports teams (school, college and professional)
Arts, music and cultural events
Clay County Facts
Census 2020 Population
1,053 Square Miles
North / South Length
East / West Length
Number of Cities
Number of Townships
Number of Lakes (Over 25 Acres)
Clay County Mission Statement
Clay County is dedicated to providing services to the public in an efficient, responsible and professional manner. Services will be delivered in a caring, humane environment. The county is dedicated to providing a work environment where we respect the dignity, and recognize the merit of each individual employee. Clay County is committed to a policy of open government.