Dayton, Minnesota 

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Population

5,238

+12.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$84,861

Median Home Price

$302,700

Best Places to Live in Dayton, Minnesota

Regional-center complex/Capital city - Southeast Minnesota along upper Mississippi River, 20 miles west of Wisconsin border
Pros
-Education
-Attractive downtown
-Attractive neighborhoods
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Dayton
 $425,000 
14517 River Hills Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2485 SqFt
 $487,842 
12700 Granstrom Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2510 SqFt
 $239,900 
11230 131st Ave N
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1442 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Metro Area

The “twin cities” serve as a regional center for the upper Midwest and northern Great Plains. The fully cosmopolitan area is a balanced industrial, commercial, educational, and cultural center, and functions much as one city. The area is one of the most economically diverse in the country, serving as headquarters to large firms in agriculture, food, banking, technology, retailing, healthcare, and transportation. A few of the well-known companies include General Mills, 3M, US Bancorp, United Healthcare, and retailers Target and Best Buy. Job growth is still fairly modest, but overall, the Twin Cities have have a strong and prosperous feel.


QUICK FACTS

City: Dayton
Zip Codes: 55327
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dayton is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dayton jobs have increased by 1.80%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dayton's cost of living is 22.10% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dayton's Cost of Living

VOTING
Hennepin county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dayton's population is 5,238 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 12.11%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dayton is $302,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.32%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Dayton public schools spend $11,585 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Dayton. More Education


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Housing Market in Dayton

It's a good time to buy in Dayton. Home Appreciation is up 9.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Dayton Real Estate

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Reviews for Dayton   1 Reviews
Looooong winters - 3/4/2014
There are stretches of 100 days when the temperature never gets above freezing. Reliable vehicle that handles well in the snow (50 inches per year) is a must. On... Read More

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55327

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NEW LISTINGS IN DAYTON
$425,000
14517 River Hills Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$487,842
12700 Granstrom Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$239,900
11230 131st Ave N
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$369,900
16760 Dayton River Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$435,000
12601 130th Ave N
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$97,480
14041 Norwood Ln N
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$480,000
18970 Diamond Lake Rd S
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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