Dayton, OH Population

By | June 30, 2019

Population: 166,179. Estimated population in 2021: 158,873 (-4.4% change)
Males: 80,142 (48.2%), Females: 86,037 (51.8%)

Montgomery County

Zip codes: 45402, 45403, 45404, 45405, 45406, 45407, 45408, 45409, 45410, 45414, 45415, 45416, 45417, 45418, 45419, 45420, 45424, 45426, 45427, 45429, 45430, 45431, 45432, 45433, 45434, 45439, 45440, 45449, 45458, 45459.

Median resident age: 32.4 years
Median household income: $27,423
Median house value: $67,300

Races in Dayton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (52.6%)
  • Black (43.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (14.4%), Irish (8.3%), United States (7.7%), English (4.9%), Italian (2.4%), Polish (1.6%).

Elevation: 750 feet

Land area: 55.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Dayton

  • High school or higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dayton city

  • Never married: 38.7%
  • Now married: 36.3%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

2.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -15,950 (-8.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Dayton:

  • CHILDRENS MEDICAL CENTER (ONE CHILDRENS PLAZA)
  • DAYTON HEART HOSPITAL (707 EDWIN C MOSES BLVD)
  • FRANCISCAN MEDICAL CTR-DAYTON CAMPUS (ONE FRANCISCAN WAY)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL (2222 PHILADELPHIA DR)
  • GRANDVIEW HOSPITAL & MEDICAL C (405 GRAND AVE)
  • MIAMI VALLEY HOSPITAL (ONE WYOMING STREET)
  • TWIN VALLEY PSYCH SYSTM-DAYTON CPS (2611 WAYNE AVENUE)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Dayton:

  • JAMES M COX DAYTON INTL (about 10 miles; DAYTON, OH; Abbreviation: DAY)
  • SPRINGFIELD-BECKLEY MUNI (about 26 miles; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Abbreviation: SGH)
  • AIRBORNE AIRPARK (about 38 miles; WILMINGTON, OH; Abbreviation: ILN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Dayton:

  • DAYTON TRANSPORTATION CNTR (about 2 miles; DAYTON, OH; Abbreviation: 5D7)
  • MORAINE AIR PARK (about 8 miles; DAYTON, OH; Abbreviation: I73)
  • DAYTON-NEW-LEBANON (about 10 miles; DAYTON, OH; Abbreviation: I44)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Dayton:

  • WRIGHT STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (Full-time enrollment: 11,734; Location: COLONEL GLENN HWY; Public; Website: www.wright.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • SINCLAIR COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 10,577; Location: 444 W THIRD ST; Public; Website: www.sinclair.edu)
  • UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON (Full-time enrollment: 8,819; Location: 300 COLLEGE PK; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.udayton.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (Full-time enrollment: 480; Location: 3325 STOP EIGHT RD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • OHIO INSTITUTE OF PHOTOGRAPHY AND TECHNOLOGY (Full-time enrollment: 370; Location: 2029 EDGEFIELD RD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.oipt.com)
  • MIAMI-JACOBS COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 326; Location: 400 E 2ND ST; Private, for-profit; Website: www.miamijacobs.edu)
  • UNITED THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY (Full-time enrollment: 279; Location: 1810 HARVARD BLVD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.united.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • SOUTHWESTERN COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (Full-time enrollment: 230; Location: 111 W 1st STREET; Private, for-profit)
  • INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE OF BROADCASTING (Full-time enrollment: 115; Location: 6 S SMITHVILLE RD; Private, for-profit; Website: WWW.ICBROADCASTING.COM)
  • TOM BARBER INC DBA DAYTON BARBER COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 39; Location: 28 W FIFTH ST; Private, for-profit)
  • CAROUSEL BEAUTY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 26; Location: 125 E SECOND ST; Private, for-profit; Website: CarouselBeauty.com)
  • PROFESSIONAL BARTENDING INSTITUTE (Location: 5607 N DIXIE DR; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Dayton:

  • CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY (about 28 miles; CEDARVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,782)
  • WITTENBERG UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; SPRINGFIELD, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,197)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI-RAYMOND WALTERS COLLEGE (about 41 miles; BLUE ASH, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,266)
  • MIAMI UNIVERSITY-OXFORD (about 42 miles; OXFORD, OH; Full-time enrollment: 15,704)
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,977)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI-MAIN CAMPUS (about 48 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; Full-time enrollment: 22,355)
  • CINCINNATI STATE TECHNICAL AND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; CINCINNATI, OH; Full-time enrollment: 3,972)
Biggest public high schools in Dayton:

  • MEADOWDALE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,166; Location: 4417 WILLIAMSON DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • BELMONT HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,077; Location: 2323 MAPLEVIEW AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • STEBBINS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,068; Location: 1900 HARSHMAN RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • COLONEL WHITE PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,052; Location: 501 NIAGARA AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • DUNBAR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 896; Location: 2222 RICHLEY DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • STIVERS SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 824; Location: 1313 E 5TH ST; Grades: 07 – 12)
  • OAKWOOD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 582; Location: 1200 FAR HILLS AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • NORTHRIDGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 501; Location: 2251 TIMBER LN; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • JOHN H PATTERSON CAREER CENTER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 334; Location: 441 RIVER CORRIDOR DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • JEFFERSON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 296; Location: 2701 S UNION RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high schools in Dayton:

  • DAYTON CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS INC (Students: 2,654; Location: 325 HOMEWOOD AVENUE; Grades: PK – 12)
  • CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,129; Location: 4524 LINDEN AVENUE; Grades: 9 – 12)
  • CHAMINADE JULIENNE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 980; Location: 505 S LUDLOW STREET; Grades: 9 – 12)
  • THE MIAMI VALLEY SCHOOL (Students: 502; Location: 5151 DENISE DRIVE; Grades: PK – 12)
  • TEMPLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 112; Location: 1707 OHMER AVENUE; Grades: KG – 12)
  • HILLEL ACADEMY (Students: 65; Location: 100 E WOODBURY; Grades: 1 – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Dayton:

  • DAYTON VIEW ACADEMY (Students: 1,113; Location: 1416 W RIVERVIEW AVE; Grades: KG – 08)
  • DAYTON ACADEMY, THE (Students: 1,091; Location: 4401 DAYTON LIBERTY RD; Grades: KG – 08)
  • PATTERSON/KENNEDY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 752; Location: 258 WYOMING ST; Grades: PK – 06)
  • FAIRVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 744; Location: 2408 PHILADELPHIA DR; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • WILBUR WRIGHT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 667; Location: 1361 HUFFMAN AVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • NETTIE LEE ROTH MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 650; Location: 4535 HOOVER AVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • HADLEY E WATTS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 645; Location: 7056 MCEWEN RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SPINNING HILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 629; Location: 5001 EASTMAN AVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • TROTWOOD-MADISON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 590; Location: 3594 N SNYDER RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • LINCOLN IGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 578; Location: 401 NASSAU ST; Grades: PK – 06)
Biggest private primary/middle schools in Dayton:

  • INCARNATION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 788; Location: 45 WILLIAMSBURG LANE; Grades: KG – 8)
  • ST CHARLES BORROMEO SCHOOL (Students: 680; Location: 4600 ACKERMAN BLVD; Grades: KG – 8)
  • ST ALBERT THE GREAT SCHOOL (Students: 640; Location: 104 WEST DOROTHY LANE; Grades: PK – 8)
  • BISHOP LEIBOLD SCHOOL-EAST & W (Students: 613; Location: 6666 SPRINGBORO PIKE; Grades: KG – 8)
  • ST HELEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 460; Location: 5086 BURKHARDT ROAD; Grades: KG – 8)
  • EAST DAYTON CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 431; Location: 999SPINNING ROAD; Grades: KG – 8)
  • ST ANTHONY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 404; Location: 1824 ST CHARLES AV; Grades: KG – 8)
  • IMMACULATE CONCEPTION SCHOOL (Students: 403; Location: 2268 S SMITHVILLE ROAD; Grades: KG – 8)
  • ST RITA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 358; Location: 251 ERDIEL DRIVE; Grades: KG – 8)
  • PRECIOUS BLOOD ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 358; Location: 4870 DENLINGER ROAD; Grades: KG – 8)

Libraries

Library in Dayton:

  • DAYTON AND MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $23,437,045; Location: 215 E. THIRD ST.; 1,846,789 books; 181,648 audio materials; 102,117 video materials; 1,150 serial subscriptions)

 

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