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Enjoy Life's Best Moments in Clayton

Though it's just a 25-minute drive from Downtown Raleigh, Clayton feels like a community that is far removed from the urban hustle and bustle. Main Street is filled with brick storefronts and friendly faces; just minutes from Downtown Clayton, the scenery changes from quaint commercial buildings into two-lane roads lined with mature trees. If you've been searching for a peaceful, quiet community that is still convenient to major highways, then Clayton is your top choice.

Why You Will Love Living in Clayton

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In small-town Clayton, it's easy to get to know your neighbors. For community fun, be sure to visit the Battle of the Badges softball fundraiser, Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Clayton, and other events.

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Rural Setting

Just beyond town limits, two-lane roads wind through the quiet countryside, past farm fields and newer suburban communities that are steeped in rural peace and quiet. 

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Downtown Clayton

Shop local in Downtown Clayton and discover why residents love this small town. Visit the Clayton farmer's market, attend local music festivals, and explore the Downtown Sculpture Trail. 

A Local Guide to Clayton

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Annual Events

Clayton has plenty of events throughout the year that make life exciting. Be sure to visit these top picks.

  • Clayton Farm & Community Market
  • Millstock Art & Music Festival
  • Clayton Town Square Summer Concert Series
  • Zaxby's Movie Nights
  • Clayton Shindig
  • Clayton Christmas Village & Tree Lighting

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Quick Facts

Population (2014 Estimate): 18,445

Population Change Since 2010: 13.8%

Average Home Value: $151,800

Housing Units (2010): 6,648

Commute to Downtown Raleigh: 25 min.

Commute to RTP: 40 min.

Clayton Real Estate

Clayton is growing, and it offers a variety of homes, including newer subdivisions and new construction homes. Let me help you find the best home that has all of the features you are searching for. When you are ready to view available homes for sale, just call me at 919-868-8935 to schedule a showing.

The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the IDX© Program of the Triangle Multiple Listing Services, Inc. of Cary. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than HomeTowne Realty are marked with the IDX© logo or the IDX© thumbnail logo and the detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.
The listing broker has attempted to offer accurate data, but buyers are advised to confirm all items.
This data was last updated on: 06/17/19 10:39 AM. A full data refresh was last performed on: 06/16/19 05:46 AM.
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