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Dayton Metro Area, Ohio 0 Reviews | Leave a Comment


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What Bert Has To Say About Dayton Metro Area

Dayton, at the crossroads of southwestern Ohio’s major transportation routes, has a distinct industrial heritage. Local NCR Corporation, formerly the National Cash Register Corporation, is a leader in retail information technology and ATM machines. The area has a strong heritage of innovation, and has attracted a number of other high tech businesses in recent years. An assortment of other manufacturing and service activities, some tied to the auto and paper industry, round out the diverse economy. An old GM site along the river is being repurposed, with the help of state funds, into a “Tech Town” high tech campus – interesting if it works out.


Quick Facts About Dayton

    The unemployment rate in Dayton Metro Area is 5.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dayton Metro Area jobs have Increased by 0.95 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Dayton Metro Area's cost of living is 15.20% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Dayton Metro Area's population is 842,459 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -0.62 percent.
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Dayton Metro Area is $92,900. Home appreciation the last year has been -1.70 percent.
    Dayton Metro Area public schools spend $13,997 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 18.4 students per teacher in Dayton Metro Area.

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Dayton Housing Market

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re: Dayton Ohio - 8/23/2009
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