Latest Data (2015)
Population 140,599
Nationwide Rank 187

Quick Facts

Dayton, Ohio is the 187th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Dayton, Ohio is a city.

Dayton, Ohio is currently 46.4% smaller than it was in 1960, the year of its peak recorded population.

Dayton, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Dayton, Ohio Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
181 Mesquite, Texas 15.8%
182 Syracuse, New York -1.3%
183 Pasadena, California 5.7%
184 Orange, California 8.5%
185 Fullerton, California 11.3%
186 Killeen, Texas 56.2%
187 Dayton, Ohio -15.2%
188 McAllen, Texas 31.0%
189 Bellevue, Washington 24.3%
190 Miramar, Florida 83.9%
191 Hampton, Virginia -6.8%
192 West Valley City, Utah 24.6%
193 Warren, Michigan -1.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 140,599 187
2014 141,003 183
2013 143,355 179
2012 141,359 181
2011 141,713 176
2010 141,527 173
2009 153,843 154
2008 154,557 152
2007 155,520 146
2006 156,740 144
2005 158,291 143
2004 159,835 141
2003 161,360 136
2002 162,488 129
2001 164,040 128
2000 165,804 126
1990 182,393 93
1980 203,371 70
1970 243,601 59
1960 262,332 49
1950 243,872 44
1940 210,718 40
1930 200,982 41
1920 152,559 43
1910 116,577 43
1900 85,333 45
1890 61,220 45
1880 38,678 47
1870 30,473 44
1860 20,081 45
1850 10,977 61
1840 6,067 68