Dayton MN Community Profile
Schuler Plumbing LLC is proud to be serving the good people of Dayton MN. We thought you might like to know a bit more about this interesting and vibrant community.
The city is located along the banks of the Crow and Mississippi Rivers between Hennepin and Wright Country. Dayton is a small but growing community of about 5 thousand people. It is located along the I-94 corridor and is a 20-minute drive from downtown Minneapolis. Add ten minutes if you are coming from downtown St. Paul. The city was platted in 1885 and was named for its founder, Lyman Dayton. Through is efforts and wealth, his influence helped bring about the railroad into Minnesota and the development of Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad.
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|Families w/ Kids under 18
- The average age in Dayton is 8% higher than Minnesota
- 52% of the population is Caucasian
- 53% of the population is African-American
- 91% of the population is Asian
Cost of Living
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
The city of Dayton is divided amongst a few school districts. Most students in the city attend the Anoka-Hennepin School District. The Elk River School District serves the northwest area of the city while the Osseo School District serves the southwest region.
Places of Worship
Here are some of the places of worship in and around the city.
- Faithbrook Church
- Eagle Brook Church – Anoka
- Church of the Open Door
- The Crossing Church
- First Baptist Church of Anoka
- Grace Fellowship
- Living Word Christian Center
- Passion Church
- First Congressional United Church of Christ
- John the Baptist Catholic Church
Since Dayton is regarded as a small town there are very few businesses in terms of retail outlets available. The economy of the city is derived mostly from small businesses like golf courses, car repair shops, a famous local manor and custom homebuilder.
Restaurants & Nightlife
Dayton Bar& Grill – The place has amazing hamburgers, great drinks and lively bartenders. Not a fancy place by any means but definitely gives you that homely feel. They also have an excellent steak special with very good prices on drinks. A definitely fun place to meet friends and relax after a hard day’s work.
Fun Things to Do in Dayton
Dayton has that small town charm. You can walk around the city and meet local folks and experience some good old-fashioned hospitality. Want to see some nature? Visit the Eastman Nature Center or play a round of golf at the Daytona Golf Club and relax while enjoying drinks with some friends at the Dayton Bar.
Dayton, MN truly is a great place. If you’d like to know more about our plumbing services here in Dayton, give us a call. We can’t wait to meet you.