Dayton, Nevada

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Population in 2010: 8,964. Population change since 2000: +51.8%
Males: 4,688  (52.3%)
Females: 4,276  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Nevada median age:  37.1 years

Zip codes: 89403, 89428.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,998 (it was $43,599 in 2000)
Dayton:

$48,998
NV:

$51,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,526 (it was $18,417 in 2000)

Dayton CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $154,156 (it was $120,600 in 2000)
Dayton:

$154,156
NV:

$165,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $886.

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  • Races in Dayton, NV (2010)

    Dayton races chart
    • 7,03178.4%White alone
    • 1,44416.1%Hispanic
    • 2132.4%Two or more races
    • 1111.2%Asian alone
    • 961.1%American Indian alone
    • 450.5%Black alone
    • 110.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 130.1%Other race alone

Races in Dayton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dayton: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (15.8%), Irish (10.6%), English (8.9%), United States (5.9%), Scottish (5.7%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4440 feet

Land area: 31.7 square miles.

Population density: 283 people per square mile   (very low).

Dayton,NV real estate house value index trend

Dayton, Nevada map

For population 25 years and over in Dayton:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dayton CDP:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

845 residents are foreign born (7.5% Latin America).

This place:

9.4%
Nevada:

19.0%



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Dayton, Nevada as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Dayton to the number of sex offenders is 527 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,347 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,585 (1.0%)

Dayton satellite photo by USGS

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: -2,142 (-23.7%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 507 (14.0%)

Area code: 775

Dayton household income distribution Dayton home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.3%
Nevada:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

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Earthquake activity:

Dayton-area historical earthquake activity is near Nevada state average. It is 752% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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).
Dayton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dayton:

  • CARSON CITY DIALYSIS (DCI) (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; CARSON CITY, NV)
  • CARSON REHABILITATION CENTER (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CARSON CITY, NV)
  • CARSON CITY DIALYSIS CENTER (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; CARSON CITY, NV)
  • ORMSBY POST ACUTE REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CARSON CITY, NV)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CARSON CITY, NV)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - CARSON CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; CARSON CITY, NV)
  • SAINT MARY'S HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; RENO, NV)

Amtrak station near Dayton:

  • 13 miles: CARSON CITY (507 N. CARSON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dayton:

  • Western Nevada College (about 14 miles; Carson City, NV; Full-time enrollment: 2,338)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 25 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 26 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 94 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • Sierra College (about 95 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • American River College (about 105 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • Yuba College (about 107 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dayton:

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Notable locations in Dayton: Santa Maria Ranch (A), Pradere Ranch (B), Quilici Ranch (C), Red Lodge Hunting Club (D), Heidenrick and Miner Ranch (E), Steen Ranch (F), Kustel and Winters Mill (G), Lyon Mill (H), Solomon and Jacobs Mill (I), Keller and Company Mill (J), Solomon Davis Mill (K), Reservoir Mill (L), Mosheimer Mill (M), New Dayton Mill (N), Sweetapples Mill (O), Jackson and Hunts Mill (P), Birdsall and Carpenter Mill (Q), Sutro Mill (R), Old Dayton Mill (S), Central Lyon County Fire Protection District Sutro Fire Department Station 35 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Gold Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Dayton: Dayton State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Dayton Justice Court (235 Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Lyon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 120. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

120
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.422. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.422
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 14.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.1
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.434. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.434
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.11. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.11
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dayton that have no violations reported:

  • DAYTON VALLEY WATER SYSTEM (Address: LYON COUNTY UTILITIES , Population served: 14,168, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.1%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.0% for American Indian residents, 6.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Nevada:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.7%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.5%
Whole state:  8.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Dayton, Nevada environmental map by EPA

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Dayton compared to Nevada state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Dayton (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Dayton Plaza Branch at 6 Pine Cone Road, Suite 6, branch established on 2007/05/23. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Nevada State Bank: Dayton at 244 Dayton Valley Road, Suite 100, branch established on 2008/11/04. Info updated 2009/04/21: Bank assets: $4,101.1 mil, Deposits: $3,546.3 mil, headquarters in Las Vegas, NV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 53 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Dayton Smith's Branch at 2200 Us Highway 50 East, branch established on 2009/02/16. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Nevada average:

12.0

Dayton travel time to work - commute Dayton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dayton CDP (based on Lyon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7244
Other3,6209
Evangelical Protestant3,16930
Mainline Protestant3394
None41,128-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Lyon County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Lyon County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Nevada:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Lyon County:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.8%
Nevada:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lyon County:

27.7%
Nevada:

24.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.9%
State:

13.2%

9.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.76%
Nevada average:

5.67%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($228 average AGI)
Lyon County:

0.06%
Nevada average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washoe County, NV  2.09% ($35,094 average AGI)
from Carson City, NV  1.67% ($34,827)
from Churchill County, NV  0.55% ($36,107)


10.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.78%
Nevada average:

5.77%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Lyon County:

0.07%
Nevada average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  3.06% ($34,699 average AGI)
to Carson City, NV  1.97% ($35,029)
to Churchill County, NV  0.42% ($29,937)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dayton:

  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPTL (1300 AM; 5 kW; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CASINO RADIO, LLC)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQLO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SUN VALLEY, NV; Owner: THOMAS AQUINAS SCHOOL)
  • KIHM (920 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KPTT (630 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KTHO (590 AM; 3 kW; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: PARADISE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KVLV (980 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FALLON, NV; Owner: LAHONTAN VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dayton:

  • KBUL-FM (98.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEV (95.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUNR (88.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO)
  • KNIS (91.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • K273AF (102.5 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: EDDIE FLOYD)
  • KWNZ (97.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSSJ (94.7 FM; FAIR OAKS, CA; Owner: ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC)
  • K286AG (105.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • K206BI (89.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRNG-FM1 (101.3 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: SIERRA NV CHRISTIAN MUSIC ASSN INC)
  • KNHK (92.9 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Dayton:

  • KNCV-LP (Channel 48; CARSON CITY, ETC., NV; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K39FF (Channel 39; RENO, NV; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K17CA (Channel 17; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • K19CU (Channel 19; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTVN (Channel 2; RENO, NV; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • K57CV (Channel 57; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: BROADCAST DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION)
  • K06JK (Channel 6; DAYTON, NV; Owner: LYON COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS)
  • K45GZ (Channel 45; DAYTON, NV; Owner: LYON COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS)
Dayton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


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
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $2,325,000Total costs
  • 9,760Total average daily traffic
  • 1,427Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,600Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
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:

  • Fire: 67
  • Hazardous Condition: 19
  • Service Call: 31
  • Good Intent Call: 12

Incident types - Dayton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dayton, NV
Most common first names in Dayton, NV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2574.1 years
William2476.1 years
Mary2480.4 years
John2470.8 years
Robert2273.9 years
Charles1871.4 years
Donald1471.9 years
George1475.9 years
Frank1470.7 years
Helen1476.0 years
Most common last names in Dayton, NV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1573.4 years
Smith1073.1 years
Taylor772.2 years
Miller774.8 years
Williams674.5 years
Baker567.0 years
Brown559.8 years
Harris476.7 years
Wood479.3 years
Jones480.0 years
Businesses in Dayton, NV
NameCountNameCount
Curves1Starbucks1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Jack In The Box1U-Haul4
Kroger1UPS1
Quiznos1
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