Housing construction has been on a steady incline in the Dayton area over the past ten years. Residents are able to find homes in the $60,000 to $250,000+ range. In 2008, the average housing cost was $86,000.
There are currently three Master Planned Subdivisions in Dayton, with 400 lots available for construction and three future planned developments projected within the next three to five years. These new residential developments will offer expansion with approximately 170 new home sites and cumulatively, approximately 570 lots available for residential expansion to Dayton residents and prospective residents.
320 Lots on the approved preliminary plan
140 Lots have been built upon
Note: This Subdivision is built out. The new sections not yet built upon require approval of plats and construction plans.
224 Lots on a preliminary plan in 5 Phases
91 Lots are built in Phases 1 and 2
Phase 3 is under development
23 Lots (5 acre) in Section 1 have been approved for building
Approximately 1,000 acres of land with a projection of approximately 200
Low density single family residential lots
78 Lots on the master plan
16 Lots have been built upon
2 Lots are available
Residential Building Permits
2010 – 2013: 14
Total Residential Valuations $192,321,836
Total Single Family Permit Value $4,006,450
There are currently three Apartment Complexes in the City of Dayton, offering amenities such as swimming pools, play grounds, fitness centers, laundry facilities and club houses. There are a total of 414 units and average monthly rent is between $600 and $800.