The Town of Dayton had a population of 1,536 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Dayton is located at latitude 40.3758 and longitude -86.7746 in Tippecanoe County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Dayton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Tippecanoe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 676 feet.
The Town of Dayton (GNIS ID: 2396681) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dayton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dayton: Fairfield.
|Population in Households||1,536|
|Population in Familes||1,320|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||610 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||434 (71.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||145 (23.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||31 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,711|
|Average Home Value||$239,319|
|Median Household Income||$57,513|
|Average Household Income||$78,009|
|Per Capita Income||$28,454|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.71%|
The table below compares Dayton to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 272||60th|
|Population Density1||# 303||56th|
|Diversity Index2||# 177||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 126||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 113||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.