Dayton, Indiana Population 2020

1,702

Dayton is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,702, it is the 229th largest city in Indiana and the 8234th largest city in the United States. Dayton is currently growing at a rate of 1.25% annually and its population has increased by 19.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,420 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Dayton has a population density of 1,489 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dayton is $67,421 with a poverty rate of 14.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $763 per month, and the median house value is $120,100. The median age in Dayton is 39.2 years, 37.9 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.3 males.

Dayton Demographics

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

  • White: 96.75%
  • Other race: 1.02%
  • Two or more races: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.64%
  • Asian: 0.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dayton, Indiana is 1,702, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,660.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,420.

Dayton, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,51896.75%
Some Other Race161.02%
Two or More Races130.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.64%
Asian70.45%
Black or African American50.32%

Dayton Population Pyramid 2020

Dayton Median Age

39.2


Total

37.9


Male

40.1


Female

Dayton Adults

There are 1,183 adults, (228 of whom are seniors) in Dayton.

Dayton Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dayton Sex Ratio

Female

768

48.95%

Male

801

51.05%

Dayton Households and Families

Dayton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dayton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All71.2%28.8%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female52.9%47.1%
Male38.9%61.1%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5802.6771.2
Married3243.1582.1
Non Family1351.4465.2
Female853.0152.9
Male362.2538.9

3

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dayton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade161.47%
9th to 12th Grade777.08%
High School Graduate42238.79%
Some College27925.64%
Associates Degree15814.52%
Bachelors Degree978.92%
Graduate Degree393.58%

Dayton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,040955127
Hispanic34312
Asian777
Native American3
Other Race33
Multiple Races2
Black22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,654$41,860$27,955
Less Than High School$30,476$30,952$
High School Grad$35,096$40,433$26,786
Some College$34,231$51,250$28,375
Bachelors Degree$40,781$46,364$28,438
Graduate Degree$66,250$$65,625

$33,654

Average Earnings

$41,860

Average Male

$27,955

Average Female

Dayton Language

Dayton Language by Age

Dayton Language

94.02% of Dayton residents speak only English, while 5.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.84% of the population.

Dayton Poverty

Dayton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,43721314.82%
Hispanic10265.88%
Multiple13215.38%
Black22100.00%

14.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.92%

Male Poverty Rate

18.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dayton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dayton is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dayton is Hispanic, with 5.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.56%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.88%
Some College13.27%
High School11.14%
Bachelors or Greater4.41%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.54%
Male Unemployed6.25%
Male Employed5.13%
Female Employed3.32%

Dayton Income

Dayton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,354$67,421
Families$54,831$72,869
Married Families$72,024-
Non Families$40,313$45,633

Dayton Marital Status

Dayton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

61.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Dayton Married by Age and Sex

Dayton Marriage

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

Dayton Marital Status by Race

Dayton Veterans

158

Number of Veterans

158

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam84
First Gulf War26
Second Gulf War18
Korea9
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7449
55 to 6446
35 to 5440
75+23
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White15513.29%
Indian3100.00%

$Dayton Veterans by Education

3.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dayton Employment Status

69.7%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Dayton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

78.46%

Born in Indiana

97.51%

Native Born

2.49%

Foreign Born

1.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.51% of Dayton residents were born in the United States, with 78.46% having been born in Indiana. 1.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,702211.25%
20191,681211.27%
20181,660150.91%
20171,645211.29%
20161,624332.07%
20151,591231.47%
20141,568261.69%
20131,542352.32%
20121,507553.79%
20111,452281.97%
20101,4240.00%