For population 25 years and over in Dayton:
For population 15 years and over in Dayton CDP:
1,019 residents are foreign born (10.5% Latin America, 1.2% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,432 (0.7%)
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 ), Carson City, NV (3.5 miles ), Washoe Valley, NV (3.5 miles ), Indian Hills, NV (4.0 miles ), Johnson Lane, NV (4.2 miles ), Clark, NV (4.2 miles ), Genoa-Jacks Valley, NV (4.4 miles ), Silver Springs, NV (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 39.25 N, Longitude: 119.56 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,667 (-19.6%)
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 2011: 11.9%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.9% for American Indian residents, 5.3% for other race residents, 13.7% 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:
1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2004 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Dayton (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 2008-2013.