For population 25 years and over in Dayton:
For population 15 years and over in Dayton town:
48 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oshkosh, WI (35.8 miles , pop. 62,916).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (86.0 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (186.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Chain O' Lakes-King, WI (1.3 miles ), Farmington, WI (1.9 miles ), Waupaca, WI (2.2 miles ), Lind, WI (2.3 miles ), Belmont, WI (2.4 miles ), Lanark, WI (2.6 miles ), Waupaca, WI (2.7 miles ), Springwater, WI (2.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.31 N, Longitude: 89.16 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 715
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Dayton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dayton, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dayton-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/26/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the Dayton town center killed 6 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 25.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Waupaca County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dayton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dayton:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Dayton compared to Wisconsin state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Dayton (based on Waupaca County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 75.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,208 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.08% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,335 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 19,210
Total average daily truck traffic: 530
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 24,020