The City of Dayton had a population of 7,971 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Dayton is located at latitude 30.0367 and longitude -94.8986 in Liberty County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dayton (see map below) encompass a land area of 21.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Liberty County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 82 feet.
The City of Dayton (GNIS ID: 2410300) 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.
Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Dayton is located within Liberty-Dayton Division of Liberty County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dayton: Daystown, Dayton Station, West Liberty.
|Population in Households||7,924|
|Population in Familes||6,794|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||47|
|Median Household Income||$52,709|
|Average Household Income||$67,010|
|Per Capita Income||$24,906|
|Total Housing Units||3,233 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,629 (50.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,330 (41.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||274 ( 8.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$141,256|
|Average Home Value||$173,895|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.36%|
|Per Capita Income||3.08%|
The table below compares Dayton to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 301||83rd|
|Population Density||# 1301||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 479||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 642||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 798||54th|
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