Dayton, OH

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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US Senator
Sherrod Brown
Democratic Party
US Senator
Rob Portman
Republican Party
2018 Median Age
39.4
0% 1-year change
2018 Poverty Rate
15.3%
2.26% 1-year decrease

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The 5 largest ethnic groups in Dayton, OH are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.99%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.18%), and White (Hispanic) (1.84%).

None of the households in Dayton, OH reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

The largest universities in N/A are Brightwood College-Dayton (162 degrees awarded in 2018).

Most people in Dayton, OH drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Dayton, OH was 2 cars per household.

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geosearchPopulation & Diversity

In 2018, there were 5.02 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (614k people) in Dayton, OH than any other race or ethnicity. There were 122k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 24k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Dayton, OH
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    614k ± 383
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    122k ± 1.16k
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    24k ± 1.33k
2.67%
Hispanic Population
21.5k people

In 2018, there were 5.02 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (614k people) in Dayton, OH than any other race or ethnicity. There were 122k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 24k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.67% of the people in Dayton, OH are hispanic (21.5k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Dayton, OH as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

4.47%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
35.9k people
4.34%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
34.8k people

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    19,919 ± 771
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    13,560 ± 958
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    9,780 ± 653

Dayton, OH has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.47 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Dayton, OH employs N/A people. The largest industries in Dayton, OH are , and the highest paying industries are .

Occupations

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The most common job groups, by number of people living in Dayton, OH, are . This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Dayton, OH.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Ohio (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industries

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The most common employment sectors for those who live in Dayton, OH, are . This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Dayton, OH, though some of these residents may live in Dayton, OH and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Ohio. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Ohio.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 7,772
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 4,592
    Manufacturing
  3. 4,067
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Ohio to other states, or from other states to Ohio.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $57.8B
  2. $53.5B
  3. $52.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Ohio product (by dollars) was Machinery with $57.8B, followed by Motorized vehicles ($53.5B) and Mixed freight ($52.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Ohio products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$685B
2020 Value in Ohio
$1.25T
Projected 2050 Value in Ohio
81.7% growth

In 2020, total outbound Ohio trade was $685B. This is expected to increase 81.7% to $1.25T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Ohio trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Ohio to other states, or from other states to Ohio.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $46.1B
  2. $39.9B
  3. $32.3B

In 2020, the top outbound Ohio domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Michigan with $46.1B, followed by Indiana with $39.9B and Pennsylvania and $32.3B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Ohio shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman are the senators currently representing the state of Ohio. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Ohio is currently represented by 16 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Ohio

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Sherrod Brown
Senator from Ohio1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Rob Portman
Senator from Ohio3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman are the senators currently representing Ohio.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Ohio over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Ohio

Ohio is currently represented by 16 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Ohio have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2018, universities in Dayton, OH awarded 162 degrees. The student population of Dayton, OH in 2017 is skewed towards women, with 54 male students and 251 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Dayton, OH are White (85 and 52.5%), followed by Black or African American (68 and 42%), Unknown (5 and 3.09%), and Hispanic or Latino (3 and 1.85%).

The largest universities in Dayton, OH by number of degrees awarded are Brightwood College-Dayton (162 and 100%).

Awarded Degrees over Time

The graph shows the evolution of awarded degrees by degrees. Under the paragraphs, the average number of awarded degrees by university in each degree is shown.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.598% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.606% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (3.02M), Some college (2.03M), and Bachelors Degree (1.54M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

People in Dayton, OH have an average commute time of 26.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Dayton, OH is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Dayton, OH is N/A. In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Dayton, OH was Delaware County, OH with a value of $111,411, followed by Warren County, OH and Union County, OH, with respective values of $89,410 and $88,565.

Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Dayton, OH was Delaware County, OH with a value of $111,411, followed by Warren County, OH and Union County, OH, with respective values of $89,410 and $88,565.

The following map shows all of the counties in Dayton, OH colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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Median Household Income
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330k
Number of Households
± 3,813

The following chart displays the households in Dayton, OH distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Dayton, OH is from Ohio.
0.457
2020 Wage GINI in Ohio
0.46
2019 Wage GINI in Ohio

In 2020, the income inequality in Ohio was 0.457 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.751% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Ohio was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Ohio in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Ohio across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (83.3%)
  2. Carpooled (7.92%)
  3. Worked At Home (3.59%)

In 2018, 83.3% of workers in Dayton, OH drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.92%) and those who worked at home (3.59%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

26.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Dayton, OH have a similar commute time (26.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.36% of the workforce in Dayton, OH have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Dayton, OH distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Dayton, OH have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

15.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Dayton, OH (119k out of 775k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Dayton, OH is false, followed by false and false.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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93.7% of the population of Dayton, OH has health coverage, with 47.6% on employee plans, 17.9% on Medicaid, 13% on Medicare, 12.1% on non-group plans, and 3.05% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Ohio was $8,712 in 2014. This is a 5.14% increase from the previous year ($8,286).

Primary care physicians in Ohio see 1303 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.686% decrease from the previous year (1312 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1558 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 383 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Ohio, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,303 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Ohio

Primary care physicians in Ohio see an average of 1,303 patients per year. This represents a 0.686% decrease from the previous year (1,312 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Ohio in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Ohio across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In N/A, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in .

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, N/A were men and N/A were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

6.29%
Uninsured
47.6%
Employer Coverage
17.9%
Medicaid
13%
Medicare
12.1%
Non-Group
3.05%
Military or VA

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Dayton, OH changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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