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Demographics

People

Total Population1,633
Male Share of the Population48.4%
Female Share of the Population51.6%
Senior Citizens12.1%
Employed Population 16+895
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married50.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33.7%
Median Earnings25+$32,440
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,571
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,964

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,375
% Above Poverty Level93.6%
% Below Poverty Level6.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time13 minutes
% Working from Home2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.7%
Median Gross Rent$666
Median House Value$225,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.6%
German19.8%
Irish8.6%
English7.8%
French Except Basque3.7%
Italian2.2%
Swiss1.7%
Welsh0.9%
Belgian0.6%
Dutch0.5%
Polish0.5%
Russian0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Scottish0.4%
African0.3%
Brazilian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Jamaican0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Swedish0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
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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
Bridgewater5,906$74,091
Broadway3,795$54,237
Elkton2,793$56,046
Grottoes2,751$61,107
Harrisonburg51,979$55,073
Mount Crawford419$70,625

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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