Dayton is a city located in Liberty County Texas. With a 2020 population of 8,805, it is the 260th largest city in Texas and the 3369th largest city in the United States . Dayton is currently growing at a rate of 2.42% annually and its population has increased by 21.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,242 in 2010. Dayton reached it's highest population of 8,805 in 2021. Spanning over 24 miles, Dayton has a population density of 361 people per square mile.
The average household income in Dayton is $71,360 with a poverty rate of 10.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $839 per month, and the median house value is $168,400. The median age in Dayton is 33.1 years, 31.9 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.