Demographics

People

Total Population1,567
Male Share of the Population47.7%
Female Share of the Population52.3%
Senior Citizens17.9%
Employed Population 16+790
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married58.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.2%
Median Earnings25+$41,453
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$80,208
% Above Poverty Level95.6%
% Below Poverty Level4.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.3%
Median Gross Rent$699
Median House Value$218,400

Ancestry

German24.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.4%
English15.6%
Irish10.1%
Italian4%
French Except Basque3.9%
Swiss3.6%
Ukrainian1.5%
Dutch1%
Welsh0.8%
Austrian0.8%
Belgian0.7%
Scottish0.6%
Russian0.5%
African0.5%
Polish0.4%
Brazilian0.3%
Swedish0.3%
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Dayton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Rockingham County
Standard Zip Codes22821
Phone Area Codes540
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.47
Approximate Longitude-79.08

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)

StationDALE ENTERPRISE
Distance2.5 miles
Jan Temp20 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches
StationSTAUNTON SEWAGE PLANT
Distance17.8 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches
StationBIG MEADOWS
Distance28.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 35 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp57 to 75 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip54.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bridgewater5,983$73,583
Broadway3,855$58,641
Elkton2,823$57,250
Grottoes2,756$69,559
Harrisonburg53,391$61,645
Mount Crawford400$70,250

Dayton Public Schools

Ottobine Elem
8646 Waggys Creek Rd
ZIP: 22821
(540) 879-2091
Primary
Total Enrollment 234
Wilbur S. Pence Middle
375 Bowman Road
ZIP: 22821
(540) 879-2535
Middle
Total Enrollment 731

Dayton Private Schools

Edgewood School
5731 Crystal Ridge Rd
ZIP: 22821
Elementary
Total Enrollment 34
Hickory Hollow Christian School
2926 Ottobine Rd
ZIP: 22821
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 99
Mountain View Mennonite School
2737 Harness Shop Rd
ZIP: 22821
Elementary
Total Enrollment 32
Oak Lane School
972 Oak Grove Ln
ZIP: 22821
Elementary
Total Enrollment 33
Riverside School
2168 Hinton Rd
ZIP: 22821
Elementary
Total Enrollment 53
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