Clay County, WV Center


Email: gro.e1550531805mohps1550531805a@yal1550531805CVW1550531805

Physical Address: Clay County Middle School, 419 Church Street, Clay, WV 25043  (map)


Center Information

Sleeping Quarters: You will sleep in assorted classrooms. You will need to bring your own cot/air mattress, pillow and sleeping bag/sheets.


Cafeteria/Kitchens: There is a school cafeteria and kitchen area.


Showers: Divided showers are available in the locker rooms.


Recreation Space: There is a gym that ASP will share with a variety of sports teams throughout the summer. There is also space in the parking lot for activities.


Closest Medical Facility: Community Care of West Virginia: walk-in clinic in Clay, about 5 minutes away; Braxton County Memorial Hospital: ER in Gassaway, WV about 45 minutes away


About the Community

A rural but beautiful community! Check out the WV Tourism website for more information.

History of ASP in the County: This is our first time in Clay County, WV. We are excited to be there, and the community is excited to have us!


Population: 8,859


Terrain: Mountainous


County Seat: Clay, WV


Major Employers: Coal Mining Companies, Board of Education, Board of Health


Per Capita Income: $16,980


Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 29%


Interesting Facts: Clay County is the origin of the Golden Delicious apple, and the community hosts a Golden Delicious Festival yearly to celebrate their legacy.