Dayton, Texas

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Population in 2014: 7,465 (87% urban, 13% rural). Population change since 2000: +30.8%
Males: 3,012  (40.4%)
Females: 4,453  (59.6%)
Median resident age:  32.9 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77535.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,356 (it was $37,401 in 2000)
Dayton:

$45,356
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,946 (it was $16,139 in 2000)

Dayton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $113,992 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
Dayton:

$113,992
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $129,126; Detached houses: $145,471; Mobile homes: $55,869

Median gross rent in 2013: $725.

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  • Races in Dayton, TX (2010)

    Dayton races chart
    • 4,58763.3%White alone
    • 1,30918.1%Black alone
    • 1,11015.3%Hispanic
    • 1181.6%Two or more races
    • 871.2%Asian alone
    • 210.3%American Indian alone
    • 80.1%Other race alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dayton: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (8.9%), Irish (7.8%), German (6.4%), English (5.9%), French (5.8%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 84 feet

Land area: 11.0 square miles.

Population density: 676 people per square mile   (low).

Dayton,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Dayton:

  • High school or higher: 77.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dayton city:

  • Never married: 30.0%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

542 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America).

This city:

7.3%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,505 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,735 (1.9%)

Dayton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baytown, TX (22.0 miles , pop. 66,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (30.9 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (35.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Kenefick, TX (2.1 miles ), Liberty, TX (2.4 miles ), Dayton Lakes, TX (2.8 miles) , Ames, TX (3.0 miles ), Hardin, TX (3.4 miles ), Old River-Winfree, TX (3.6 miles ), Mont Belvieu, TX (3.7 miles ), Crosby, TX (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $93,900
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $101,500
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $113,200
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2003: 51 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2004: 60 buildings, average cost: $95,900
  • 2005: 48 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2006: 53 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2007: 65 buildings, average cost: $113,200
  • 2008: 36 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2010: 33 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $209,000
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $115,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.06 N, Longitude: 94.90 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +618 (+8.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 358 (14.4%)

Area code: 936

Dayton household income distribution Dayton home values distribution

Crime rates in Dayton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0001010000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.015.10.013.60.00.00.00.00.00.013.5
Rapes 3123262363741
per 100,000 50.316.330.945.229.481.327.040.276.640.694.454.313.5
Robberies 3454343654547
per 100,000 50.365.277.360.344.154.240.580.463.954.167.454.394.3
Assaults 61823781321104481620
per 100,000 100.6293.5355.5105.5117.5176.2283.8134.051.154.1107.9217.4269.5
Burglaries 47595756465145684446455544
per 100,000 788.2962.2881.0843.9675.5691.3608.2911.4562.1622.1606.8747.2592.9
Thefts 138152192171142168123136121106116142156
per 100,000 2,314.32,478.82,967.52,576.92,085.22,277.31,662.41,822.81,545.71,433.61,564.21,929.12,102.1
Auto thefts 19192415241321111721122725
per 100,000 318.6309.8370.9226.0352.4176.2283.8147.4217.2284.0161.8366.8336.9
Arson 01111300000N/A1
per 100,000 0.016.315.515.114.740.70.00.00.00.00.0N/A13.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 257.6292.7340.8295.9226.9307.9230.2239.9216.7189.6243.7271.4282.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Dayton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 26 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Dayton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Dayton, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Dayton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the Dayton city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 12/13/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 40 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dayton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 322.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 212.7 miles away from Dayton center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 402.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 204.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 506.7 miles away from Dayton center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 205.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Liberty County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 4, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dayton topographic map

Birthplace of: Price Daniel - (1957-1963), Texas Governor, Henry Dugat - College basketball player (Baylor Bears), Justin McQueen - College football player (New Mexico Lobos).

Hospitals and medical centers in Dayton:

  • HERITAGE VILLA NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (310 E LAWRENCE ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Dayton:

  • HOLLY STREET HOUSE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • BUR MONT NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • MAGNOLIA PLACE HEALTH CARE LLP (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • GOLDEN CHARM NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • LIBERTY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • CRAWFORD HOSPICE AND HOME CARE, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • LIBERTY DAYTON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL LP (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)

Airports and heliports located in Dayton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dayton:

  • Lee College (about 23 miles; Baytown, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,278)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 31 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 13,517)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc. (about 32 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • University of Houston-Downtown (about 35 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 10,122)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 35 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)
  • University of Houston (about 36 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 31,888)
  • Texas Southern University (about 37 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 7,053)

Public high schools in Dayton:

  • DAYTON H S (Students: 1,400, Location: 3200 N CLEVELAND, Grades: 9-12)
  • PREMIER H S OF DAYTON (Location: 1707 COUNTY RD 611, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • AAEP (ACADEMIC ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION PROGRAM) (Location: 309 S HWY 146, Grades: 11-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dayton:

  • KIMMIE M BROWN EL (Students: 792, Location: 151 BROWN RD, Grades: 4-5)
  • WILSON J H (Students: 761, Location: 309 S HWY 146, Grades: 7-8)
  • RICHTER EL (Students: 694, Location: 2400 N WINFREE ST, Grades: 2-3)
  • NOTTINGHAM MIDDLE (Students: 370, Location: 302 S CLEVELAND, Grades: 6)
  • AUSTIN EL (Location: 702 S CLEVELAND ST, Grades: KG-1)
See full list of schools located in Dayton

Library in Dayton:

  • JONES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $169,518; Location: 307 W HOUSTON ST; 28,463 books; 1,839 audio materials; 2,428 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 51 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Dayton: Dayton Fire Department (A), Dayton Police Department (B), Kenefick Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dayton include: Calvary Church (A), First United Methodist Church of Dayton (B), Mount Olive Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Magnolia Cemetery (1), Linney Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spring Branch (A), Pruett Bayou (B), French Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Dayton include: Dayton Stadium (1), Dayton City Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western (1751 Highway 90) (1), Best Western Dayton Inn and St (1751 West Highway 90) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Dayton City - Municipal Court (111 North Church Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Liberty County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 4.32. This is significantly better than average.

City:

4.32
U.S.:

74.67

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.310. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.310
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.7%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.1% for Black residents, 18.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.1%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
41 people in nursing homes in 2000

Dayton, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Dayton (2011 data):

  • Security State Bank: Dayton Branch at 501 North Cleveland Road, branch established on 2002/10/15. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $127.7 mil, Deposits: $113.1 mil, headquarters in Anahuac, TX, positive income, 3 total offices
  • Prosperity Bank: Dayton Branch at 106 North Main, branch established on 1907/03/07. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First Liberty National Bank: Dayton Financial Center Branch at 109 East Highway 90, branch established on 1998/04/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $286.9 mil, Deposits: $244.7 mil, headquarters in Liberty, TX, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First Liberty National Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dayton city (based on Liberty County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,60598
Catholic7,5247
Mainline Protestant2,28910
Other1,3064
Black Protestant3722
None36,547-
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: 17
Liberty County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Liberty County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Liberty County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Liberty County:

28.2%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.7%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dayton:

46.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.6%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.7%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dayton:

11.4%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.3%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Dayton:

52.4%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Dayton:

78.2%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dayton, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$16,561$39,7460$0
Other Government Administration 5$23,034$55,2820$0
Judicial and Legal 2$4,501$27,0060$0
Police Protection - Officers 18$68,390$45,5930$0
Police - Other 15$23,398$18,7180$0
Streets and Highways 11$30,234$32,9830$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,634
Sewerage 3$7,625$30,5000$0
Parks and Recreation 2$4,196$25,1761$438
Water Supply 14$35,318$30,2730$0
Local Libraries 7$12,168$20,8590$0
Other and Unallocable 5$15,425$37,0202$3,201
Totals for Government 87$240,850$33,2214$5,273

Dayton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $668,000 ($89.48)
    Police Protection: $623,000 ($83.46)
    Regular Highways: $489,000 ($65.51)
    Sewerage: $484,000 ($64.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $475,000 ($63.63)
    Central Staff Services: $220,000 ($29.47)
    Libraries: $93,000 ($12.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $74,000 ($9.91)
    Financial Administration: $69,000 ($9.24)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $65,000 ($8.71)
    Fire Protection: $48,000 ($6.43)
    General Public Buildings: $47,000 ($6.30)
    Health Services - Other: $30,000 ($4.02)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $23,000 ($3.08)
    Private Transit Subsidies: $3,000 ($0.40)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $258,000 ($34.56)
    Sewerage: $177,000 ($23.71)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($4.42)
    Central Staff: $28,000 ($3.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($3.08)
    General Public Building: $6,000 ($0.80)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $3,000 ($0.40)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($0.27)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,944,000 ($260.42)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Dayton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $823,000 ($110.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $484,000 ($64.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($3.08)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $170,000 ($22.77)
    Interest Earnings: $115,000 ($15.41)
    Special Assessments: $12,000 ($1.61)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $745,000 ($99.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $472,000 ($63.23)
    Water Utilities: $258,000 ($34.56)
  • Tax - Property: $1,168,000 ($156.46)
    Total General Sales: $659,000 ($88.28)
    Public Utilities: $292,000 ($39.12)
    NEC: $97,000 ($12.99)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($0.54)

Dayton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,418,000 ($323.91)

7.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  3.17% ($37,501 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TX  1.04% ($29,393)
from Chambers County, TX  0.34% ($44,961)


8.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Liberty County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  2.68% ($33,819 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, TX  1.06% ($32,623)
to Chambers County, TX  0.44% ($52,510)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dayton:

  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXYZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BLAYA INC.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dayton:

  • KQBU-FM (93.3 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KQQK (107.9 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTJM (98.5 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KVST (103.7 FM; WILLIS, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
  • KSBJ (89.3 FM; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KOBT (100.7 FM; WINNIE, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KTHT (97.1 FM; CLEVELAND, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSHN (99.9 FM; LIBERTY, TX; Owner: TRINITY RIVER VALLEY BROADCASTING CO)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)

TV broadcast stations around Dayton:

  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • K09VO (Channel 9; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: BEAUMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KHLM-LP (Channel 43; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
Dayton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Dayton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 66m217ftTotal length
  • $6,000Total costs
  • 80,510Total average daily traffic
  • 7,069Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$125,6333$74,8737$114,9443$12,8801$46,3902$74,670
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$79,4201$43,3200$00$01$29,820
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$145,0604$112,0402$26,9401$33,9601$52,410
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$53,2102$152,5500$00$01$19,520
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$56,4201$59,7600$01$33,830
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7008.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$132,273
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$94,860
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7008.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dayton and their reported violations in the past:

DAYTON FOOD AND FUEL (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAR-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-28-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-28-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation
SIMMONS GROCERY (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-24-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation
SPIN N MARKET 15 (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
CEDAR BAYOU ESTATES (Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • One routine major monitoring violation
IUOE TRAINING FACILITY (Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • CEDAR BAYOU PARK (Population served: 576, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 3

Incident types - Dayton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dayton, TX

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Utility gas (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Dayton, TX
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Burger King1Subway1
Jack In The Box1True Value1
Little Caesars Pizza1UPS1
McDonald's1Walgreens1

Dayton compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Dayton on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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