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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dayton is 779. Dayton, Iowa is the 11,297th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Dayton was in 2000, when its population was 886. In 2000, Dayton was the 10,741st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,297th largest city in the US. Dayton is currently 12.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Dayton has shrunk 12.0% since the year 2000. Dayton, Iowa's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11294||Van Buren, Indiana||780||-16.3%|
|11296||Arkport, New York||779||-6.3%|
|11302||Pearl City, Illinois||779||-0.6%|
|11303||Road Runner, Texas||779|
The total voting age population of Dayton, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 607. The voting age population is 50.4% male and 49.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.5% of the residents of Dayton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dayton are 98.0% White, 1.7% Two or more races and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 1.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dayton, 8.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.3%. On a per-household basis, 2.6% of families are below the poverty line in Dayton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.2% of Dayton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.1% of Dayton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.1% have a bachelor's degree and 3.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dayton residents aged 5 and older, 1.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dayton is 5.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dayton, 13.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dayton is $54,583.
In Dayton, 69.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.3% of housing units in Dayton.
Of all the housing units in Dayton, 35.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Dayton, 6.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dayton is $509.
In Dayton, 73.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.