Dayton, Texas Population 2022

9,085
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Dayton is a city located in Liberty County Texas. Dayton has a 2020 population of 9,085. Dayton is currently growing at a rate of 1.72% annually and its population has increased by 3.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,777 in 2010.

The average household income in Dayton is $71,360 with a poverty rate of 7.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $849 per month, and the median house value is $142,300. The median age in Dayton is 33.1 years, 31.9 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Dayton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Daytonwas:

  • White: 71.05%
  • Other race: 14.90%
  • Black or African American: 9.58%
  • Asian: 2.45%
  • Two or more races: 1.88%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dayton, Texas is 9,085 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,777.

Dayton, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,07271.05%
Black or African American8199.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.14%
Asian2092.45%
Some Other Race1,27314.90%
Two or More Races1611.88%
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Dayton Population by Race

Dayton Population Pyramid 2022

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Dayton Median Age

31.6


Total

30.2


Male

34


Female

Dayton Adults

There are 5,979 adults, (883 of whom are seniors) in Dayton.

Dayton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dayton Sex Ratio

Female

4,430

51.84%

Male

4,116

48.16%

Dayton Population by Age

Dayton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dayton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.1%27.9%
All62.5%37.5%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Female43.4%56.6%
Male0%0%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dayton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8922.862.5
Married1,6523.472.1
Male00
Female4633.5743.4
Non Family7771.0453.4

3.38

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

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Dayton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4468.41%
9th to 12th Grade3867.28%
High School Graduate2,06738.98%
Some College1,47827.87%
Associates Degree3356.32%
Bachelors Degree4047.62%
Graduate Degree1873.53%
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Dayton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dayton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races16163
Asian18218224
White3,5113,114437
Hispanic1,064666107
Other Race59438247
Black54951220
Native American77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 18.75%.

Dayton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,540$49,270$41,408
Less Than 9th Grade$41,204$43,594$20,575
High School Graduate$45,093$48,888$21,988
Some College$47,000$66,545$42,262
Bachelors Degree$51,705$$51,786
Graduate Degree$50,395$$50,789

$47,540

Average Earnings

$49,270

Average Male

$41,408

Average Female

Dayton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dayton Language by Age

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Dayton Language

76.72% of Dayton residents speak only English, while 23.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.46% of the population.

Dayton Language

Dayton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,2084688.99%
Black740597.97%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1,761935.28%

7.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.81%

Male Poverty Rate

9.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dayton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dayton is White, with 8.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dayton is Hispanic, with 5.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.57%.

Dayton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.27%
High School11.25%
Some College3.26%
Bachelors or Greater3.49%

Dayton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.86%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed9.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dayton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dayton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,899$73,554
Families$73,503$89,222
Married Families$83,809-
Non Families$21,842$28,339
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Income by Household Type

Dayton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Dayton Married by Age and Sex

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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 55-64.

Dayton Marital Status by Race

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Dayton Marital Status

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557

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War221
First Gulf War146
Vietnam170
Korea14
World War II

Dayton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34151
35 to 54189
55 to 6466
65 to 7491
75+60

Dayton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White46610.60%
Black284.75%
Asian2413.19%
Other Race395.05%
Hispanic392.90%

Dayton Veterans by Race

Dayton Veterans by Education

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6.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dayton Veterans by Education

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62.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Dayton Employment by Age

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Dayton Employment by Race

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Dayton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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70.33%

Born in Dayton

87.46%

Native Born

12.54%

Foreign Born

8.81%

Non Citizen

3.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.46% of Dayton residents were born in the United States, with 70.33% having been born in Texas. 8.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dayton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19603,3670.00%
19703,8044371.23%
19804,9081,1042.58%
19905,1512430.48%
20005,7095581.03%
20107,2421,5332.41%
20117,3961542.13%
20127,5501542.08%
20137,7041542.04%
20147,8581542.00%
20158,0121541.96%
20168,1661541.92%
20178,3201541.89%
20188,4741541.85%
20198,6281541.82%
20208,7771491.73%
20218,9311541.75%
20229,0851541.72%

Dayton Population by Year