Dayton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 8,948 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dayton is the 14th largest community in Nevada.
Unlike some towns, Dayton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Dayton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dayton is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dayton who work in office and administrative support (13.21%), sales jobs (10.15%), and management occupations (8.59%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Dayton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Dayton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The citizens of Dayton are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.31% of adults in Dayton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Dayton in 2018 was $30,212, which is upper middle income relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $120,848 for a family of four. However, Dayton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Dayton is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Dayton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dayton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Dayton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.61% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dayton include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Dayton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.