Dayton, OH

140,597 Population
55.7 square miles 2,532.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.2%
was 1.2%
Ranked 6th Highest in OH
Population Density
2,532.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
46.4%
was 44.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
5.2%
was 4.6%
Ranked 4th Highest in OH
Percent Under 18
23.0%
was 20.4%
Ranked 3rd Highest in OH
Percent 65 and Over
13.0%
was 13.4%
Ranked 6th Highest in OH

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
5.7
was 5.9
Ranked 20th Lowest in OH
Percent Living in Poverty
32.5%
was 33.8%
Ranked 8th Lowest in OH
Median Household Income
$30,135
was $28,965
Ranked 8th Highest in OH
Gini Income Distribution
 
47.4
48.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
18.5
was 19.8
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
941.8
was 871.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
5,039
was 5,422.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
72,703
was 77,054
Ranked 6th Highest in OH
Median Rent
$632
was $617
Ranked 8th Highest in OH
Total Building Permits
61
was 153
 
Occupied Housing Units
56,466
was 59,009
 
Homeownership Rate
46.6%
was 50.7%
Ranked 6th Highest in OH
Single Family Building Permits
44
was 153
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,306.0
was 1,384.3
Ranked 8th Highest in OH
Rental Vacancy Rate
35.0%
was 38.3%
Ranked 1st Highest in OH
Multifamily Building Permits
17
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.2
Ranked 6th Highest in OH
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.8
was 2.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.4
was 1.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
95.8%
was 95.5%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
88.3%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.2%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
83.1%
was 82.7%
Ranked 8th Highest in OH
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
18.1%
was 18.4%
Ranked 5th Highest in OH

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