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Clayton SA


Located in the Murray and Mallee area of South Australia, Clayton is in the The Coorong local government area, and within the electoral seat of Mayo.

Clayton at a glance

Postcode: 5256

Latitude: -35.4894258

Longitude: 138.919968

Altitude: 0 (metres above sea level)

Population of Clayton SA

At the 2021 national census, the population of 5256 (Including Clayton) was 1547 people. Out of those, 804 were male and 747 were female.

286 (18.49%) of those people were born outside Australia, and the remaining 1129 people were born in Australia. 45 (2.91%) of these people are Indigenous Australians.

Map of Clayton

Here is a map of Clayton, South Australia and surrounds.

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