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Welcome to Claycomo ...

The village of Claycomo is located in Clay County<1>.

The location of Claycomo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Claycomo has a population of 1,514 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Claycomo.

Claycomo is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Claycomo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Claycomo lies within the (816) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Claycomo had an population of 1,514 people. This is an increase of 5.87% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Claycomo had a population of 1,430 people. This makes Claycomo the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Claycomo represents 0.02% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 291st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,430 people, the population of Claycomo increased 12.87% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,267 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Claycomo.

Communities near Claycomo ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Claycomo.

  • Kansas City [Jackson County]
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    • Kansas City [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Claycomo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 495,327 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kansas City<6>
  • Kansas City [Wyandotte County]
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    • Kansas City [Wyandotte County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Claycomo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 152,960 people
    • Former name for Kansas City:
    • Wyandotte
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kansas City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kansas City<6>
  • Independence [Jackson County]
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    • Independence [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Claycomo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 116,672 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<6>
  • Blue Springs [Jackson County]
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    • Blue Springs [Jackson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Claycomo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,829 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Springs<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Leawood [Johnson County]
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      • Leawood [Johnson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Claycomo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,727 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leawood<6>
    • Liberty [Clay County]
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      • Liberty [Clay County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Claycomo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,100 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<6>
    • Raytown [Jackson County]
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      • Raytown [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Claycomo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,991 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raytown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raytown<6>
    • Gladstone [Clay County]
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      • Gladstone [Clay County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Claycomo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,489 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gladstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gladstone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gladstone<6>
    • Prairie Village [Johnson County]
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      • Prairie Village [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Claycomo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,295 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prairie Village<6>
    • Grain Valley [Jackson County]
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      • Grain Valley [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Claycomo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,526 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grain Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grain Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grain Valley<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Claycomo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Claycomo.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Claycomo. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Claycomo.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Claycomo. See our Newspapers Page for Claycomo.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Claycomo ...

Looking for more information about Claycomo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Claycomo, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Claycomo.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Missouri

About Clay County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Claycomo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clay County: www.claycogov.com/

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Claycomo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Claycomo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Claycomo) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Claycomo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Claycomo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Claycomo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1989, Longitude: -94.4795       In this case, the coordinates for Claycomo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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