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city of Clay

City Website

Welcome to the city of Clay

The city of Clay is located in Jefferson County in central Alabama at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, two miles northwest of Interstate Highway 59. Rich with natural resources, Clay spans 10.3 square miles that encompasses Butler Mountain, McCluney’s Cave, and the Cahaba River. The city has around 9,700 residents and offers four city parks.

Core Services

Business Licenses

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Contact Us

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  • 2241 Old Springville Road
    Birmingham, AL 35215
  • (205) 680-1223