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Population (year 2000): 6,180. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,443 (+4.3% change)
Males: 2,871 (46.5%), Females: 3,309 (53.5%)

Rhea County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 33.6 years
Median household income: $26,542 (year 2000)
Median house value: $72,500 (year 2000)

Dayton, TN residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Dayton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.4%)
  • Black (5.3%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (18.7%), German (10.5%), Irish (9.2%), English (5.2%), Scottish (2.4%), Dutch (1.7%).Tennessee

Elevation: 694 feet

Land area: 6.1 square miles

Dayton,

For population 25 years and over in Dayton

  • High school or higher: 62.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 14.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dayton city

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

2.1% Foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.3% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +387 (+6.7%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TN Chattanooga, (35.5 miles pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: GA Atlanta, (127.0 miles pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (475.7 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: TN (5.7 miles Graysville, TN Pikeville, (14.6 miles TN (15.2 miles Decatur, City, TN Spring (17.0 miles TN (19.3 miles Hopewell, TN (19.7 miles Soddy-Daisy, TN (21.6 miles Lakesite, TN (22.7 miles Calhoun,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 15 buildings, average cost: $31,900
  • 1997: 19 buildings, average cost: $44,500
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $82,400
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $63,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,400
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $31,400
  • 2003: 0 buildings

Latitude: 35.49 N, Longitude: 85.01 W

Area code: 423

Dayton, Tennessee business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (32.7%), Retail trade (14.9%), Educational,health and social services (14.7%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,226 (+84.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,758 (67.3%)

Crime in Dayton by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 2 1 0 0
    per 100,000 32.4 16.2 0.0 0.0
Robberies 4 6 3 2
    per 100,000 64.7 97.1 48.5 32.4
Assaults 16 13 10 28
    per 100,000 258.9 210.4 161.8 453.1
Burglaries 29 40 58 47
    per 100,000 469.3 647.2 938.5 760.5
Thefts 198 195 263 361
    per 100,000 3203.9 3155.3 4255.7 5841.4
Auto thefts 12 10 12 6
    per 100,000 194.2 161.8 194.2 97.1
260.7 262.1 298.4 395.0

Average climate in Dayton, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Dayton,

Dayton-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 36% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1953, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Dayton city center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/15/1994, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: John T. Scopes.


Hospital/medical center in Dayton:
  • RHEA MEDICAL CENTER (7900 RHEA COUNTY HWY BOX 609)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Dayton:
  • ERLANGER BLEDSOE HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; PIKEVILLE, TN)
  • CLEVELAND COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 22 miles; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • BRADLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; CLEVELAND, TN)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Dayton:
  • LOVELL FIELD (about 35 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; ID: CHA)
  • MC GHEE TYSON (about 75 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; ID: TYS)
  • RICHARD B RUSSELL (about 80 miles; ROME, GA; ID: RMG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Dayton:
  • MARK ANTON (about 7 miles; DAYTON, TN; ID: 2A0)
  • HARDWICK FIELD (about 24 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; ID: HDI)
  • DALLAS BAY SKY PARK (about 24 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; ID: 1A0)

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police - Other 2 $3,840 $23,040 0 $0
Airports 1 $2,356 $28,272 2 $1,267
Other and Unallocable 6 $14,558 $29,116 3 $2,516
Local Libraries 5 $9,788 $23,491 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 16 $17,917 $13,437 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 56 $156,454 $33,525 1 $1,478
Electric Power 20 $70,421 $42,252 0 $0
Water Supply 14 $36,482 $31,270 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 3 $5,767 $23,068 0 $0
Sewerage 8 $19,603 $29,404 0 $0
Streets and Highways 10 $22,247 $26,696 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 15 $38,909 $31,127 0 $0
Financial Administration 1 $4,194 $50,328 0 $0
Other Government Administration 5 $15,967 $38,320 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 0 $0   1 $660
Solid Waste Management 5 $10,116 $24,278 0 $0
Firefighters 6 $13,659 $27,318 15 $1,329
Totals for Government 173 $442,277 $30,678 22 $7,249
College/University in Dayton:
  • BRYAN COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 603; Location: 130 Mercer Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bryan.edu)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dayton:
  • LEE UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,171)
  • CLEVELAND STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 25 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; FT enrollment: 2,022)
  • CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 34 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; FT enrollment: 4,821)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA (about 37 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; FT enrollment: 6,914)
  • ROANE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 45 miles; HARRIMAN, TN; FT enrollment: 3,490)
  • TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (about 55 miles; COOKEVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 7,204)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE (about 81 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 23,333)
Private high school in Dayton:
  • LAURELBROOK SCHOOL (Students: 64; Location: 114 CAMPUS DR; Grades: 1 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Dayton:
  • RHEA CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,121; Location: 1005 DELAWARE AV; Grades: KG - 08)
  • DAYTON CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 708; Location: 520 CHERRY ST; Grades: KG - 08)
  • FRAZIER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 264; Location: 3900 DOUBLE S RD; Grades: KG - 05)
Library in Dayton:
  • CLYDE W. RODDY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $279,359; Location: 371 FIRST AVENUE; 29,581 books; 626 audio materials; 1,267 video materials; 52 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Dayton: Dayton Public Library (A), Dayton City Hall (B), Rhea County Courthouse (C), Rhea County Jail (D).

Shopping Centers: Northtown Plaza Shopping Center (1), Dayton Plaza Shopping Center (2), Richland Park Shopping Center (3).

Churches in Dayton include: Church of Christ (A), Saint Bridget Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First United Methodist Church (D), Garrison Church (E), Grace Bible Church (F), Mountain View United Methodist Church (G), Mount Zion Baptist Church (H).

Cemetery: Buttram Cemetery (1).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Richland Creek (A), Stewart Branch (B), Broyles Branch (C).

Parks in Dayton include: Point Park (1), Pendegrass Park (2), Swinging Bridge Park (3), Dayton Municipal Park (4).

Post office: (A).  


Dayton compared to Tennessee state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Dayton:
  • WDNT (1280 AM; 1 kW; DAYTON, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WSDQ (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DUNLAP, TN; Owner: RODGSON, INC.)
  • WCLE (1570 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WGOW (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
Strongest FM radio stations in Dayton:
  • WDNT-FM (104.9 FM; DAYTON, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WAYB-FM (95.7 FM; GRAYSVILLE, TN; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WMKW (89.3 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WSMC-FM (90.5 FM; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN COLLEGE OF SEVENTH-DAY ADVT)
  • WAYA (93.9 FM; SPRING CITY, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WALV (95.3 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUTC (88.1 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WWSR (105.7 FM; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W268AA (101.5 FM; FALLING WATER, TN; Owner: S/WEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCLE-FM (104.1 FM; CALHOUN, TN; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W278AC (103.5 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W203AZ (88.5 FM; FAIRMOUNT, TN; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W211BG (90.1 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
TV broadcast stations around Dayton:
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WBXX-TV (Channel 20; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF TENNESSEE, LLC)
  • W26BE (Channel 26; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDSI-TV (Channel 61; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTCI (Channel 45; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE GREATER CHATTANOOGA PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP)

 

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