Dayton is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 5,653, it is the 76th largest city in Kentucky and the 4433rd largest city in the United States. Dayton is currently growing at a rate of 1.31% annually and its population has increased by 5.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,338 in 2010. Dayton reached it's highest population of 9,071 in 1930. Spanning over 2 miles, Dayton has a population density of 4,346 people per square mile.
The average household income in Dayton is $61,906 with a poverty rate of 21.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $844 per month, and the median house value is $101,500. The median age in Dayton is 38.5 years, 39.1 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.5 males.