Clay County, Mississippi

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Clay County, Mississippi
City Hall, West Point, MS 02.JPG
Location within Mississippi
Location within Mississippi
Map of the United States highlighting Mississippi
Mississippi's location within the U.S.
Founded1871
Named forHenry Clay
SeatWest Point
Largest cityWest Point
Area
 • Total416 sq mi (1,077 km2)
 • Land410 sq mi (1,062 km2)
 • Water5.9 sq mi (15 km2), 1.4%
Population
 • (2010)20,634
 • Density50/sq mi (20/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.claycountyms.com

Clay County is a county in the U.S. state of Mississippi. The county seat is West Point.