The Town of Dayton had a population of 1,536 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dayton: Fairfield.
|Population in Households||1,536|
|Population in Familes||1,312|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$60,459|
|Average Household Income||$84,319|
|Per Capita Income||$30,703|
|Total Housing Units||610 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||454 (74.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||124 (20.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,190|
|Average Home Value||$236,154|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.16%|
|Per Capita Income||4.06%|
The table below compares Dayton to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 273||60th|
|Population Density||# 298||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 175||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 138||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 120||83rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.