Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$39,920$31,502$29,829
Median household income$86,125$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$86,875$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$41,250$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,750$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.3%14.0%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dayton is 34% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Dayton is 56% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dayton is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dayton is 65% lower than the national average

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      $57,410 $86,125 $172,250
      $39,460 $59,196 $118,392
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Dayton median earnings by income bracket

      Dayton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry25.0%25.0%
      Manufacturing sector14.2%14.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services10.1%10.1%
      Public administration9.5%9.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.5%9.5%
      Education, health & social services8.8%8.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Newark, IL1,325$101,75083.9%
      Millbrook, IL357$91,87566.1%
      North Utica, IL1,136$87,94659.0%
      Kinsman, IL96$81,87548.0%
      Seneca, IL2,534$74,90735.4%
      Dayton, IL475$86,12555.7%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Ualapue, HI475$46,65315.7%
      Diagonal, IA475$61,25010.7%
      Garden Valley, ID475$0100.0%
      Grantfork, IL475$85,31354.2%
      Matthews, IN475$41,25025.4%
      Dayton, IL475$86,12555.7%
      Source: The Dayton, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).