Dalton is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,850 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dalton is the 452nd largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dalton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dalton is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dalton who work in office and administrative support (15.63%), teaching (11.44%), and healthcare (7.81%).
Dalton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The citizens of Dalton are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.07% of adults in Dalton having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Dalton in 2010 was $24,739, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,956 for a family of four. However, Dalton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Dalton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dalton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dalton include Swiss, English, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Dalton is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and Spanish.