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Who Lives Here

Dayton Demographics

Education

High School

43%

Associate's

23%

Bachelor's

22%

Master's

10%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

44%

3 people

23%

4 people

21%

5 people

6%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

36%

50-100k

34%

100-150k

19%

150-200k

7%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

14%

20-45

33%

45-65

25%

65+

17%

Getting Around Dayton

Dayton Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

58%

15-30 Mins

34%

30-40 Mins

3%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 33

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Percentage: 2020

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Dayton Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Noise Late At Night

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Pet Friendly

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Dayton Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Dayton

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Living in Dayton, VA

A small town in Virginia, Dayton has a population of just under 2,000. Middle-aged professionals will feel right at home, as they account for an above-average percentage of the population, while young professionals are less well-represented. Only 26% of residents rent in Dayton, as the majority own their homes. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $827/month. Over the course of a year, renters in Dayton will save around $5,500 compared to the state average.

Compared to the national average (13%), Dayton has a relatively high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who possess Bachelor's degrees (16%). Further, 6% have a Master's degree or Doctorate. There are three primary industries in Dayton: retail, manufacturing, and education. Combined, these industries account for 26% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the town's residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the town. Dayton workers bring in an average annual income of around $68K, around $20,000 less than the state average. Dayton's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.

With an average commute time of about 16 minutes, quicker than most cities in the state, Dayton residents find that getting to work isn't overly time-consuming. Driving a vehicle is the prevailing mode of getting to work, opted for by 47% of workers, while public transportation isn't used. Walking (4%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number is greater than the national average.