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Dayton is a city in Columbia County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Jesse N. Day, settler.

The latitude of Dayton is 46.323N. The longitude is -117.971W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,660 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,690.


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Median household income
Local
$31,409
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Dayton demographic reports
Dayton is on the Touchet River.
Local festivals include:
  • Dayton Days - May 25-27, 2007
  • Festival of the Arts - Oct. 13, 2007
  • Columbia County Fair - Sept. 7-9, 2007
Dates often change. Check Dayton web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Lewis and Clark Trail State Park
Historic sites and museums: Dayton Historical Depot
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Dayton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Columbia County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 99328 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

21% of Dayton residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dayton ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dayton was $15,925, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

15% of Dayton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Dayton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $337.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $788.


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Libraries in Dayton include Dayton Memorial Library ... View libraries

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Politics

Columbia County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dayton political report.

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The average commute time for Dayton workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Dayton, WA

Pros: A wonderful small town that's experiencing a rapidly growing cultural/wine/arts theme...

Cons: Not very much for "big city shopping"...

This is a good place to Raise a family or retire.

General info: check out the web site "historic dayton wa" will bring it up on a google search.

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