Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,606
Nationwide Rank 8447

Quick Facts

Dayton, Virginia is the 8,447th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Dayton, Virginia is a town.

Dayton, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Dayton had its largest population ever.

Dayton, Virginia is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8437 Union City, Ohio 1,609 -8.7%
8438 Walnut Grove, Mississippi 1,609 219.8%
8439 Adrian, Missouri 1,608 -10.3%
8440 Salem, Arkansas 1,608 -0.4%
8441 Shoreacres, Texas 1,608 7.8%
8442 Belleair Beach, Florida 1,607 -1.5%
8443 Corydon, Iowa 1,607 1.1%
8444 Jerome, Illinois 1,607 14.0%
8445 North Bennington, Vermont 1,607 12.8%
8446 Summit, Mississippi 1,607 0.3%
8447 Dayton, Virginia 1,606 19.0%
8448 East Dubuque, Illinois 1,606 -19.5%
8449 Chapin, South Carolina 1,604 143.3%
8450 Fulton, Texas 1,604 3.2%
8451 Harbor Beach, Michigan 1,604 -12.3%
8452 Mount Carroll, Illinois 1,604 -12.2%
8453 Wellington, Utah 1,604 -3.4%
8454 Athens, New York 1,603 -5.4%
8455 Springfield, Nebraska 1,603 10.1%
8456 Woodburn, Indiana 1,603 1.1%
8457 Aberdeen, Ohio 1,602 -0.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6225 Wise 2,998 -8.5%
6336 Chincoteague 2,888 -33.2%
6374 Elkton 2,844 7.9%
6427 Grottoes 2,795 28.6%
6534 Windsor 2,716 19.0%
6610 Pearisburg 2,661 -2.7%
6618 Hillsville 2,654 -6.4%
6623 Dublin 2,649 17.7%
6627 Timberville 2,645 31.2%
6899 Tappahannock 2,421 13.3%
7040 Shenandoah 2,323 -0.4%
7181 New Market 2,237 28.8%
7185 Chase City 2,234 -8.7%
7231 Amherst 2,199 -2.1%
7275 Crewe 2,171 -8.7%
7419 Mount Jackson 2,093 10.8%
7492 Lovettsville 2,054 131.3%
7603 Stephens City 1,999 48.4%
7607 Waverly 1,997 -13.2%
7674 Narrows 1,960 -7.5%
7713 Saltville 1,942 -11.8%
7780 Gate City 1,907 -12.8%
7787 Coeburn 1,901 -5.7%
8047 Appomattox 1,778 1.2%
8115 Pennington Gap 1,749 -4.0%
8170 Chilhowie 1,729 -5.3%
8200 Haymarket 1,715 87.8%
8315 Louisa 1,663 18.4%
8332 Stanley 1,655 4.8%
8355 Victoria 1,642 -9.4%
8447 Dayton 1,606 19.0%
8480 Gordonsville 1,591 5.9%
8481 Appalachia 1,590 -13.2%
8734 Warsaw 1,485 8.2%
8796 Rural Retreat 1,462 8.4%
8854 Chatham 1,439 7.7%
8876 Glade Spring 1,429 3.3%
8912 Kilmarnock 1,416 3.2%
8982 Exmore 1,396 -2.2%
9030 Stuart 1,379 -9.8%
9097 Honaker 1,356 -10.0%
9109 Middletown 1,353 31.3%
9170 Clintwood 1,327 -13.9%
9439 Hurt 1,243 -3.2%
9458 Weber City 1,235 -12.7%
9481 Halifax 1,227 -11.4%
9491 Courtland 1,224 -3.4%
9497 Onancock 1,223 -19.6%
9526 Gretna 1,213 -5.8%
9558 Kenbridge 1,206 -9.7%
9630 Clarksville 1,183 -10.6%
9679 Buchanan 1,169 -5.2%
9688 Bowling Green 1,166 24.7%
9898 Glasgow 1,107 5.9%
9906 Brookneal 1,103 -12.3%
9971 Pembroke 1,088 -4.5%
10004 Occoquan 1,076 43.2%
10054 Edinburg 1,063 26.2%
10104 Lawrenceville 1,049 -17.5%
10192 Cedar Bluff 1,025 -4.9%
10251 Cape Charles 1,009 -10.4%
10534 Pound 949 -12.7%
10538 Jonesville 948 -4.4%
10628 Grundy 929 -15.3%
10635 Craigsville 927 -7.1%
10763 Independence 901 -6.9%
10818 St. Paul 887 -12.5%
11005 Middleburg 851 26.4%
11033 Wakefield 846 -18.5%
11188 Parksley 820 -2.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,606 8,447
2016 1,609 8,430
2015 1,588 8,474
2014 1,578 8,490
2013 1,569 8,507
2012 1,551 8,532
2011 1,544 8,549
2010 1,530 8,560
2009 1,360 8,957
2008 1,352 8,973
2007 1,351 8,970
2006 1,345 8,964
2005 1,346 8,941
2004 1,337 8,970
2003 1,340 8,949
2002 1,344 8,927
2001 1,349 8,917
2000 1,349 8,908
1990 909 10,217