For population 25 years and over in Dayton:
For population 15 years and over in Dayton CDP:
1,165 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,494 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Carson City, NV (12.1 miles , pop. 52,457).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (113.4 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (363.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Virginia City, NV (2.4 miles) , Empire, NV (3.0 miles ), Carson City, NV (3.5 miles ), Washoe Valley, NV (3.5 miles) , Stagecoach, NV (3.6 miles ), Indian Hills, NV (4.0 miles ), Johnson Lane, NV (4.2 miles ), Genoa-Jacks Valley, NV (4.4 miles) .
Latitude: 39.25 N, Longitude: 119.56 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,027 (-22.2%)
Area code: 775
Work and jobs in Dayton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dayton, Nevada
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Dayton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nevada state average. It is 1162% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from Dayton center
On 7/6/1954 at 11:13:18, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 59.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/24/1954 at 05:51:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 69.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/1994 at 12:23:43, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.7 MS, 6.1 MW, 6.0 MD, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 28.3 miles away from Dayton center
On 8/1/1975 at 20:20:12, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lyon County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dayton:
Amtrak station near Dayton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dayton:
See full list of schools located in Dayton
Public elementary/middle schools in Dayton:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 17.4. This is significantly worse than average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.9. This is about average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.2. 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 0.397. 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:CRYSTAL CLEAR WATER COMPANY (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:EAST 50 BAR (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WILDHORSE BAR AND GRILL (Address: WILDHORSE BAR AND GRILL , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CHURCHILL BUTTE COMPLEX (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:DRESSLER PARK (Address: LYON CO DAYTON UTILITIES , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dayton that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.0%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.1% for American Indian residents, 4.9% for other race residents, 14.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Dayton compared to Nevada state average:
Banks with branches in Dayton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dayton CDP (based on Lyon County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 23.66%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
17.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,041 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($142 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,803 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($145 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Dayton:
Strongest FM radio stations in Dayton:
TV broadcast stations around Dayton:
Dayton fatal accident list:
Apr 8, 2004 12:25 AM, Us-50, Pike Street, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 1993 09:35 PM, 50, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total costs: $2,097,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,732
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,427
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 14,550
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dayton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Dayton, NV)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 116 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dayton)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Dayton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 36 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dayton, NV
Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2014.