The Town of Dayton had a population of 1,618 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Dayton is located at latitude 38.4173 and longitude -78.9412 in Rockingham County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Dayton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rockingham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,204 feet.
The Town of Dayton (GNIS ID: 2390823) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dayton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dayton: Deaton, Rifetown, Rifeville.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,062|
|Daytime Population: Residents||761|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,823|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.74|
|Population in Households||1,618|
|Population in Familes||1,373|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$46,715|
|Average Household Income||$67,300|
|Per Capita Income||$26,455|
|Total Housing Units||706 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||448 (63.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||211 (29.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||47 ( 6.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$249,359|
|Average Home Value||$297,600|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.58%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
The table below compares Dayton to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 290||51st|
|Population Density||# 168||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 408||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 336||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 294||51st|
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