Clayton

Population: 2,165
Median Home Sale: $85,000
Median Household Income: $25,775
Median Commute: 20.00
A Fair in Clayton, GA. . Photo By: Harris
Clayton is a city in Rabun County that consists of just over 3 square miles of land, with a population of around 2,200 people. The average price for a house or condo in Clayton is $150,314, and the average price to rent is $605 per month. Clayton was founded in 1858 and was named after Judge Read More +
Clayton is a city in Rabun County that consists of just over 3 square miles of land, with a population of around 2,200 people. The average price for a house or condo in Clayton is $150,314, and the average price to rent is $605 per month. Clayton was founded in 1858 and was named after Judge Augustin S. Clayton, who served in the Georgia General Assembly.

If you are looking for things to do in Clayton, visit Andy’s Trout Farm to go fishing or hiking, gem mining, take the kids for a ride on the kiddie train, or ride around in their paddle boats. You can also visit the Black Rock Mountain state park, the highest state park in Georgia, to see some spectacular views of over 80 miles of vistas in the Southern Appalachian Mountains.

If you happen to be visiting Clayton in April, be sure to check out their annual “Celebrate Clayton” festival. Within this festival, you can find music, crafts, art and gardening events, along with wonderful local food vendors and a special program just for kids. Another annual festival that occurs in the summer is called “The Clayton Crawl”, featuring foods from local restaurants, wines from award winning vineyards, and great music. Read less –