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0.16% decline
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3.84% growth
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About the photo: Dayton, OH


The economy of Dayton, OH employs 55,264 people. The economy of Dayton, OH is specialized in Accommodation & Food Service; Manufacturing; and Healthcare & Social Assistance, which employ respectively 1.42; 1.33; and 1.23 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Dayton, OH are Healthcare & Social Assistance (9,468), Manufacturing (7,091), and Accommodation & Food Service (6,339), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($48,438), Management of Companies & Enterprises ($44,091), and Finance & Insurance ($32,815).

Median household income in Dayton, OH is $28,745. Males in Dayton, OH have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,287. The income inequality of Dayton, OH (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Dayton, OH. In Montgomery County, OH the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 89 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $10,198. Mahoning County, OH has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Ohio.


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The closest comparable data for the census place of Dayton, OH is from the county of Montgomery County, OH.

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Dayton, OH is home to a population of 141,143 people, from which 97.5% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Dayton, OH is composed of 73,480 White residents (52.1%), 55,641 Black residents (39.4%), 5,546 Hispanic residents (3.93%), 4,388 Two+ residents (3.11%), and 1,484 Asian residents (1.05%). The most common foreign languages in Dayton, OH are Spanish (3,990 speakers), Other Asian (1,384 speakers), and Chinese (641 speakers), but compared to other places, Dayton, OH has a relative high number of Other Asian (1,384 speakers), French (515 speakers), and Other West Germanic (55 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Dayton, OH awarded 7,282 degrees. The student population of Dayton, OH is skewed towards females, with 3,117 male students and 4,165 female students. Most students in Dayton, OH are White (5,181 and 71.1%), followed by Black or African American (792 and 10.9%), Unknown (463 and 6.36%), and Hispanic or Latino (170 and 2.33%). The largest universities in Dayton, OH by number of graduates are Sinclair Community College (3,588 and 49.3%), University of Dayton (2,875 and 39.5%), and Ohio Medical Career Center (633 and 8.69%). The most popular majors in Dayton, OH are Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (744 and 10.2%), General Hospitality Management (228 and 3.13%), and Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance) (112 and 1.54%). The median tuition costs in Dayton, OH are N/A for private four year colleges, and $40,940 and $40,940 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Dayton, OH is $66,600, which is 0.32 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $66,700 to $66,600, a 0.15% increase. The homeownership rate of Dayton, OH is 48.4%, which is lower than the national average of 63.6%. People in Dayton, OH have an average commute time of 20.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Dayton, OH is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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