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Demographics

People

Total Population704
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens30.5%
Employed Population 16+290
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married51.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14%
Median Earnings25+$27,381
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,714

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,813
% Above Poverty Level91.7%
% Below Poverty Level8.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work13.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.5%
Median Gross Rent$461
Median House Value$67,700

Ancestry

German35.9%
Irish14.3%
Swedish14.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.2%
Norwegian11.4%
English8.1%
Dutch2.7%
Danishn2.6%
Italian2.4%
Scottish2%
Welsh0.9%
French Except Basque0.9%
Czech0.9%
Polish0.7%
Russian0.3%
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Dayton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Webster County
Standard Zip Codes50530
Phone Area Codes515
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.26
Approximate Longitude-94.07

Dayton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBOONE
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches
StationJEFFERSON
Distance22.8 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip32.4 inches
StationPERRY
Distance29.7 miles
Jan Temp8 to 28 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip31.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boxholm221$36,250
Gowrie1,047$53,839
Harcourt291$61,786
Lehigh406$48,125
Pilot Mound161$53,750
Stratford645$59,688

Dayton Public Libraries

Dayton Public Library
22 FIRST ST NW
Dayton, Iowa
(515) 547-2700

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Dayton Public Schools

Dayton Center
104 2nd St. Nw
ZIP: 50530
(515) 547-2314
Primary
Total Enrollment 232
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