Dayton, Texas 

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Population

8,628

-2.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

11.3%

Median Income

$51,477

Median Home Price

$216,400

Median Age

32.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

2.6 / 7.9

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Dayton, Texas

Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast. April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Dayton, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: 77535
Cost of Living: -8.7% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

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Dayton, TX Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Diverse economy
Entertainment
Cost of living
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Hot, humid summers
Unattractive setting

What Bert Has To Say About Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area

The rapidly growing Houston area continues to rank the fourth largest metro area in the United States behind New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Not only is the population huge, but the area includes 10 counties covering some 900 square miles and spreads some 50 miles in each direction.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dayton is 11.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dayton jobs have increased by 3.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dayton's cost of living is 8.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dayton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Dayton, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Liberty county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 79.4% to 19.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dayton's population is 8,628 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dayton is Real Estate: $216,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%.

SCHOOLS
Dayton public schools spend $8,054 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 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 7.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Dayton is $216,400.
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Reviews for Dayton   3 Reviews
Quiet country town - 8/28/2008
It's a nice country-esque town but yet close to everything Houston has to offer. 30 minutes west and you are in Houston.... Read More

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Up and coming Water Park - 1/16/2008
Dayton is in the middle of Houston and Beumont connected by Hwy 90 and FM1960. A major intersection for the trucking industry. Along with oil refineries and new... Read More

deliverance - 10/22/2007
did you see the movie, "deliverance?" dualing banjos? Go to Dayton if you want that same feelin'- nothing but trailers, mobile homes, rednecks and lots of pick ups! ... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN DAYTON, TEXAS
77535

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