Dayton is located in west Nevada. Dayton is between the Lyon, Storey county. Dayton has 31.81 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Dayton population is 8,972, which has grown 51.89% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 38.20% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Dayton median household income is $50,665 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 16.21% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 17.10% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Dayton median house value is $152,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 23.16% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 17.68% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Dayton is much better than the state average in quality. The Dayton area code is 775.