The City of Clayton, NC
The city of Clayton is located in the state of North Carolina in Johnston County and has a population of 16,362 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Clayton is Raleigh, approximately 25 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Clayton, including Dairy King, Subway, Jones Cafe, Golden House Chinese Restaurant and Burger King. For a larger selection of Clayton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Clayton Museums, Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Eagle Crest Golf Course, Juniper Level Botanic Gardens, Par 3 Golf Course, Raleigh Golf Association (Public Course at Raleigh Golf Association) and Clemmons Educational State Forest. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Clayton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Clayton:
- Raleigh - Durham Intl. Airport (RDU)
Clayton, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Clayton experiences an average high temperature of 88 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 67 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.55 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Clayton with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 52 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Clayton to receive an average of 3.64 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.61 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -10 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Clayton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 72 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
Clayton, North Carolina Attractions
1Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site - Princeton,
Bentonville Battleground, which is also referred to as Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site, was the location in North Carolina of the Battle of Bentonville in the waning days of the American Civil War.
2Brevofield Golf Course - , Wake Forrest,
The Brevofield Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Wake Forrest. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-562-1900.
Address: 13601 Camp Kanata Rd, Wake Forrest, NC 27587
3Bull Creek Golf & Country Club - Louisburg,
The Bull Creek Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Franklin County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Louisburg, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-496-7888.
Address: 499 Massenburg Baker Rd, Louisburg, NC 27549
4Cherry Hospital Museum - Goldsboro,
Cherry Hospital is a 274-bed inpatient psychiatric hospital located in Goldsboro, North Carolina. It serves the citizens of 33 Eastern North Carolina counties. It is operated by the state of North Carolina and the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Cherry Hospital has 6 major treatment units. These units are Adolescent, Adult Acute Admissions, Geriatric Admissions, Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Psychiatric Medical, and Tuberculosis.
5Cheviot Hills Golf Club - Raleigh,
The Cheviot Hills Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Raleigh, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-876-9920.
Address: 7301 Capital Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27616
6Clemmons Educational State Forest - Clayton,
Clemmons Educational State Forest is a North Carolina State Forest in Clayton, North Carolina that is operated by the North Carolina Division of Forest Resources. The site features self-guided nature trails with audio exhibit stations, the Forestry Exhibit Center with interactive exhibits about the ecology of forests, soil and water, and the state's cultural history. Forest rangers offer education programs for school groups.
7Dorton Arena - , State Fairgrounds,
The J.S. Dorton Arena is a 7,610-seat multi-purpose arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, on the grounds of the North Carolina State Fair. It was opened in 1952.
8Duke Homestead State Historic Site - Durham,
Duke Homestead State Historic Site is a National Historic Landmark and a state historic location in Durham, North Carolina.
9Eagle Crest Golf Course - Garner,
The Eagle Crest Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Garner, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-772-6104.
Address: 4400 Auburn Church Rd, Garner, NC 27529
10Historic Stagville - Durham,
Stagville Plantation is located in Durham County, North Carolina. With buildings constructed from the late 18th century to the mid-19th century, it was one of the largest plantation complexes in the American South. It was owned by the Bennehan-Cameron family. The complex comprised roughly 30,000 acres, including the Little River plantation, and was home to almost 900 enslaved African Americans in 1860.
Clayton, North Carolina Hotels
9Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Smithfield - Selma I -95
190 S Equity Dr
Smithfield, NC 27577
Clayton, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Clayton Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Sandwich Shops and Delicatessens Retail. Happy Dining!
Published September 30, 2011
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