Is Clayton, NC a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Clayton is a seller's market


Difference Since September 2022

Since last year, Clayton has remained a Seller's Market.

Key Takeaway

Clayton is a Sellers Housing Market, which means prices tend to be higher and homes sell faster.

Housing Prices

How much do homes in Clayton, NC cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since September 2022


Key Takeaway

Homes in Clayton have sold for 5.5% more than they did a year ago.

Summary: The median home sold price in Clayton was $379,443 in September 2023, up 5.5% from last year, and the median price per square foot was $186.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSSep 2022Sep 2023CHANGE
1 $188.4K$178K
2 $240K$263K
3 $326K$339.9K
4 $435K$432K
5+ $477K$485K

Summary: Clayton housing prices by bedroom type for September 2023 compared to the previous year: The home price of 1 bedroom homes decreased by 5.5%, 2 bedroom homes increased by 9.6%, 3 bedroom homes increased by 4.3%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 0.7%, and 5+ bedroom homes increased by 1.7%.

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Cities

Clayton Township
Marks Creek Township
Wilders Township

Housing Supply

How many homes are available in Clayton, NC?

Number of Homes For Sale

Aug 2023Sep 2023CHANGE

Summary: The Clayton real estate market had 381 homes for sale in September 2023, a 6.8% decrease compared to August 2023.

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSAug 2023Sep 2023CHANGE
1 11
2 1921
3 216200
4 139124
5+ 3435

Summary: The Clayton housing inventory by bedroom type for September 2023 compared to the previous month: The inventory of 1 bedroom homes remained the same, 2 bedroom homes increased by 10.5%, 3 bedroom homes decreased by 7.4%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 10.8%, and 5+ bedroom homes increased by 2.9%.

Number of Homes Sold

Aug 2023Sep 2023CHANGE

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

37 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

38 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

23 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Clayton, expect to pay close to the asking price. 38.8% of homes here sold near the asking price last month.

Summary: A total of 101 homes were sold or pending in Clayton in September 2023, down by 12.2% month-over-month. Of the 98 sold homes, 38% were sold under asking, 39% were sold at asking, and 23% were sold over asking.

Days on Market

How long does it take to sell a home in Clayton, NC?

Average Sale Time

Sep 2022Sep 2023CHANGE
14 Days23 Days+64.3%

Summary: Homes in Clayton had an average of 23 days on market in Sep 2023, up by 64.3% compared to last year.

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

80 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

15 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

6 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Clayton are selling fast, if you're buying plan to act quickly.

Summary: During September 2023, 101 homes were sold in Clayton; 79% of homes were sold within 30 days, 15% of homes were sold within 30 to 90 days, and 6% of homes were sold over 90 days.

Housing Market Reports are calculated by Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on information from the MLS.

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