Living in Dayton, TN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Dayton SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9

Dayton, TN Crime Report

188
Total Crimes
2,552.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.61%
Below National Average

Dayton, TN Cost Of Living

85
Dayton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Dayton, Tennessee Info Snack

Dayton is a city and county seat in Rhea County, Tennessee, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 7,191. The Dayton Urban Cluster, which includes developed areas adjacent to the city and extends south to Graysville, had 10,174 people in 2010.
Population
7,340
Unemployment
9.5%
Poverty
34.7%
Median Home
$98,800
Median Income
$31,208
Median Rent
$634

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Map Of Dayton, TN

Population over time in Dayton

Year Population % Change
2017 7,340 -0.0%
2016 7,341 0.5%
2015 7,308 -0.6%
2014 7,355 0.5%
2013 7,316 0.5%
2012 7,283 0.9%
2011 7,217 0.7%
2010 7,169 0.7%
2009 7,118 -
Crime/100k Dayton TN USA
Violent Crime 176.5 623.7 368.9
Murder 0.0 7.4 5.0
Robbery 27.2 106.2 86.2
Aggravated Assault 149.4 468.5 246.8
Property Crime 2376.1 2825.4 2199.5
Burglary 366.6 489.4 376.0
Larceny 1914.5 2034.1 1594.6
Car Theft 95.0 301.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Dayton

White
82.3% (6,042)
African American
5.8% (427)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.8% (60)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.2% (310)
Hispanic
6.8% (501)
Race Dayton TN USA
White 82.3% 74.0% 61.1%
African American 5.8% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.8% 5.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Dayton, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
19.1% (140,274)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (38,117)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.1% (110,999)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.5% (106,425)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (114,049)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.9% (80,200)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (72,576)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.9% (43,302)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (12,502)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (15,552)
Income Dayton TN USA
Less than $10,000 19.1% 7.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.1% 11.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.5% 10.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.9% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.9% 12.0% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 4.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.3% 7.0%

Gender in Dayton

Female
51.0% (3,744)
Male
49.0% (3,596)
Gender Dayton TN USA
Female 51.0% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dayton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (954)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (880)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,495)
Some College
22.0% (1,614)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (513)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (367)
Master's Degree
5.0% (367)
Professional Degree
1.0% (73)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (73)
Education Dayton TN USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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