Incorporated in 1867 by joining two communities, Jamestown and Brooklyn, Dayton Kentucky is a bustling bedroom community located directly across the Ohio River from Downtown Cincinnati. A walkable community, Dayton offers a diversity of housing and businesses for all.
No matter your taste in homes or where you are in life, Dayton has a place for you. A storied riverside community, Dayton has a wealth of beautiful homes in our historic district. If you like something more contemporary Dayton has recently developed Grant Park, the scenic vistas of the Riverpointe condominiums and Tapestry on the River. Dayton also offers affordable homes for the first-time-home-buyer and young couples looking to start a family.
Dayton Independent Schools earned the Kentucky Department of Education’s highest rating of a Distinguished School District. Lincoln Elementary School, a preschool through 6th grade with approximately 650 students. Dayton Middle/High School is 7 – 12 with roughly 350 students.
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