Dalton, Ohio Population 2023

1,957

Dalton is a city located in Wayne County Ohio. With a 2023 population of 1,957, it is the 470th largest city in Ohio and the 11072nd largest city in the United States.Dalton is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 1.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,927 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Dalton has a population density of 1,323 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dalton is $68,179 with a poverty rate of 6.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Dalton is 42.3 years, 39.6 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

Dalton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dalton was:

  • White: 97.56%
  • Two or more races: 1.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.77%
  • Other race: 0.42%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Dalton, Ohio is 1,957 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,927.

Dalton, Ohio Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Dalton Population by Race

Dalton Population Pyramid 2023

Dalton Median Age

42.3

Total

39.6

Male

43.8

Female

Dalton Adults

There are 1,295 adults, (418 of whom are seniors) in Dalton.

Dalton Age Dependency

91.7

Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Dalton Sex Ratio

Female92054.73%
Male76145.27%

Dalton Population by Age

Dalton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.81

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

63.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Dalton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Dalton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dalton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 25%.

Dalton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$40,641

Average Earnings

$47,031

Average Male

$30,813

Average Female

Dalton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dalton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Dalton Language

97.38% of Dalton residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.43% of the population.

Dalton Language

Dalton Poverty by Race

rate

6.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.34%

Male Poverty Rate

4.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dalton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dalton is White, with 6.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dalton is White, with 6.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.54%.

Dalton Poverty

Dalton Poverty Rate by Education

Dalton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dalton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Dalton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Dalton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Dalton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dalton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Dalton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

100

Number of Veterans

87

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

Dalton Veterans by War

Dalton Veterans by Age

count

Dalton Veterans by Race

Dalton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dalton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Dalton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Dalton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Dalton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

73.43%

Born in Dalton

86.97%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.97% of Dalton residents were born in the United States, with 73.43% having been born in Ohio. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dalton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Dalton Population by Year