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See what Dayton, TX has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Dayton

I live in the country so town is 10 miles away. People are friendly. I have never had any problems with anyone

Apartment complex is well lit. If there is an emergency, police and paramedic's respond quicey. There are a lot of restaurants fast food service near. 4 gas stations not too far. Good school district.

my neighborhood is quiet and peaceful the kids can ride their bikes neighbors walking and there is no traffic congestion

Who Lives Here

Dayton Demographics

Education

High School

57%

Associate's

32%

Bachelor's

7%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

28%

4 people

17%

5 people

6%

6+ people

7%

Household Income

0-50k

46%

50-100k

29%

100-150k

14%

150-200k

6%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

17%

20-45

33%

45-65

24%

65+

13%

Getting Around Dayton

Dayton Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

33%

15-30 Mins

16%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

26%

60+ Mins

11%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1616

Walk Score®

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Percentage: 3232

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Dayton Features

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

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Pet Friendly

Yes

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Area Has Potholes

No

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Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

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Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Busy Streets

No

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Noise Late At Night

No

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Area Has Litter

No

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Near Grocery Stores

Yes

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Near Highways

Yes

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Quiet Area

Yes

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Well Lit

Yes

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Maintained Yards

Yes

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Mostly Newer Buildings

No

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Nearby Parks

No

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Near Schools

No

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Safe For Families

No

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Near Downtown

No

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Nice Views

No

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Dayton Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Dayton

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All About

Living in Dayton, TX

Dayton is a small town in Texas with a population of approximately 8,000. Children under 5 make up a higher percentage of the population here (8%) than nationally (6%), making it a great place to raise a family. Overall, the town's population, at an average age of just over 35, is younger than most cities in Texas. Renters tend to be in the minority in Dayton, and 61% of residents own their homes. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $822/month. Over the course of a year, renters in Dayton will save around $2,500 compared to the state average.

With an average commute time of about 32 minutes, longer than most cities in Texas, Dayton residents have found that it takes some patience traveling to work. Many residents (43%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit is not used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.

Dayton has a large concentration of residents older than 25 who have a high school degree or equivalent (29%) compared to the national average. Furthermore, 6% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are two primary industries in Dayton: manufacturing and retail. Together, these industries make up 19% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 12% of the town's population works in transportation, which ranks as the top profession in the town. With an average annual income of around $62,000, Dayton workers earn less than their peers elsewhere in Texas. The town's average income also trails the national average of $73,345.

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