For population 25 years and over in Dayton:
For population 15 years and over in Dayton town:
38 residents are foreign born (1.1% North America, 0.8% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (17.7 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (88.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (251.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Lyman, ME (2.0 miles ), Hollis, ME (2.6 miles ), Buxton, ME (2.6 miles ), Saco, ME (2.7 miles ), Arundel, ME (2.7 miles ), Waterboro, ME (2.8 miles ), Alfred, ME (2.9 miles ), Biddeford, ME (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.54 N, Longitude: 70.58 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 207
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Dayton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dayton, Maine
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dayton-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Maine state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/10/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Dayton town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 44.2 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dayton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.8 miles away from Dayton center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 60.2 miles away from Dayton center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in York County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 14, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Snows: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amtrak stations near Dayton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dayton:
See full list of schools located in Dayton
Public elementary/middle school in Dayton:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.92. This is about average. There were 25 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.5. This is about average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.2. This is about average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.3. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.393. This is about average. There were 45 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dayton and their reported violations in the past:GONNEVILLE FARM (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Dayton compared to Maine state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dayton (based on York County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 45
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 42
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,481 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,248 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($169 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Dayton:
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TV broadcast stations around Dayton:
Dayton fatal accident list:
Nov 30, 2008 10:35 AM, Sr-5, Lat: 43.561672, Lon: -70.619344, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 11, 2006 10:35 AM, Sr-5, Lat: 43.572131, Lon: -70.681128, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 1, 2006 12:25 AM, Sr-5, Lat: 43.541408, Lon: -70.560508, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 27, 2006 09:15 PM, Hight Road, Lat: 43.561581, Lon: -70.582411, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total costs: $114,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,316
Total average daily truck traffic: 345
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 6,042
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dayton)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dayton, ME
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.