|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dayton is 2,493. Dayton, Washington is the 6,836th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Dayton was in 2000, when its population was 2,669. In 2000, Dayton was the 6,255th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,836th largest city in the US. Dayton is currently 6.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Dayton has shrunk 6.5% since the year 2000. Dayton, Washington's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6834||Red Hill, Pennsylvania||2,494||12.8%|
|6835||Attica, New York||2,493||-3.7%|
|6838||Beverly, New Jersey||2,491||-6.3%|
|6839||Indian Springs Village, Alabama||2,491||7.1%|
|6840||Le Center, Minnesota||2,491||9.7%|
|6842||Myrtle Point, Oregon||2,489||1.8%|
The total voting age population of Dayton, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,078. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 30.1% of the residents of Dayton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dayton are 89.2% White, 4.7% Two or more races, 2.7% Asian, 2.0% Other, 1.1% Black and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 11.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dayton, 11.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.9%. On a per-household basis, 8.0% of families are below the poverty line in Dayton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.0% of Dayton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.9% of Dayton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.6% have a bachelor's degree and 9.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dayton residents aged 5 and older, 11.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dayton is 2.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dayton, 27.5% 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 $50,313.
In Dayton, 67.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.0% of housing units in Dayton.
Of all the housing units in Dayton, 40.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Dayton, 7.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dayton is $778.
In Dayton, 77.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.