Dayton Rhea County, Tennessee

Dayton: City and county seat in Rhea County, Tennessee, United States

Dayton locator map
Location of Dayton on Tennessee map.

About

Dayton is a city located in the county of Rhea in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,191. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,332 inhabitants.

The city was created 201 years ago in 1819.

Rhea county courthouse usda image
Rhea county courthouse usda
Rhea county courthouse usda image

Geography

Dayton is located at 35°29'38"N 85°0'45"W (35.4939600, -85.0124500).

Dayton map

Dayton Quick Facts

Population : 7,332 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
County : Rhea County
Postal code : 37321
Phone Area Codes : 423
Area : 16575923 km2
Altitude : 696 feet / 212 meters
Capital city : Dayton is capital of Rhea County
Establishment : January 01, 1820 (201 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 16:55:19 (26th September 2021)
Population growth : 1.92% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Dayton increased by 1.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,191 - census
2011 7,376 2.51% estimation process
2012 7,457 1.09% estimation process
2013 7,469 0.16% estimation process
2014 7,443 -0.35% estimation process
2015 7,302 -1.93% estimation process
2016 7,343 0.56% estimation process
2017 7,346 0.04% estimation process
2018 7,359 0.18% estimation process
2019 7,358 -0.01% estimation process
2020 7,332 -0.35% estimation process

Dayton zip code is 37321. County name: Rhea, County fips: 47143

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People born in Dayton (8)

People born in Dayton, including basketball player Amanda Davidson, politician Van Hilleary, football player Andy Kelly, you can see a list of people who born in Dayton.

  • Dave Roller (American football player) he was born in 28/10/1949
  • Howard Armstrong (African American string band and country blues musician) he was born in 04/03/1909
  • Joseph Aloysius Durick (Catholic bishop) he was born in 13/10/1914
  • Red Holt (American baseball player) he was born in 25/07/1894
  • Jake Gaither (Football player and coach) he was born in 11/04/1903

Schools in Dayton

College & universities near Dayton, TN

Code Name City ZIP
219790 Bryan College-Dayton Dayton (TN) 37321
461120 Omega Graduate School Dayton (TN) 37321-6736
219596 Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Athens Athens (TN) 37371-0848
219879 Cleveland State Community College Cleveland (TN) 37312
404718 Franklin Academy Cleveland (TN) 37312-3862

Post offices near Dayton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dayton Post Office Dayton (TN) 37321
Graysvill Post Office Graysville (TN) 37338
Evensvill Post Office Evensville (TN) 37332
Birchwood Post Office Birchwood (TN) 37308
Sale Creek Post Office Sale Creek (TN) 37373

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  • Dayton , Washington town in Washington with a population of 2,477 people.
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  • Dayton , Maine town in Maine, USA with a population of 2,107 people.
  • Dayton , New York town in New York, USA with a population of 1,796 people.
  • Dayton , Michigan township of Tuscola County, Michigan, USA with a population of 1,755 people.
  • Dayton , Indiana town in Indiana, USA with a population of 1,667 people.
  • Dayton , Virginia town in Rockingham County, Virginia, United States with a population of 1,642 people.
  • Dayton , Wyoming town in Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States with a population of 830 people.
  • Dayton , Iowa city in Webster County, Iowa, United States with a population of 798 people.
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  • Dayton , Pennsylvania borough of Pennsylvania with a population of 503 people.
  • Dayton , Idaho city in Franklin County, Idaho, United States with a population of 494 people.
  • Dayton , Minnesota city in Hennepin and Wright counties in the U.S. state of Minnesota with a population of 83 people.
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Other cities in Rhea County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Rhea County , TN.

City Name Population Title
Spring City 1,839 Human settlement in Rhea County, Tennessee, United States of America
Graysville 1,570 Town in Rhea County, Tennessee, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Dayton distances to largest Tennessee cities