Dayton Lakes is a city in Liberty County, Texas, United States. The population was 101 at the 2000 census.
Dayton Lakes is located at 30°8′44″N 94°49′18″W / 30.14556°N 94.82167°W / 30.14556; -94.82167 (30.145428, -94.821686).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.0 square mile (2.6 km), of which 0.8 square miles (2.1 km) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km) (12.50%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 101 people, 43 households, and 26 families residing in the city. The population density was 120.4 people per square mile (46.4/km²). There were 78 housing units at an average density of 93.0 per square mile (35.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 99.01% White and 0.99% African American.
There were 43 households out of which 30.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.2% were married couples living together, 2.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.5% were non-families. 34.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.96.
In the city, the population was spread out with 27.7% under the age of 18, 3.0% from 18 to 24, 34.7% from 25 to 44, 24.8% from 45 to 64, and 9.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 119.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 151.7 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $37,083, and the median income for a family was $30,938. Males had a median income of $40,750 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the city was $12,873. There were 20.7% of families and 27.2% of the population living below the poverty line, including 30.8% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.
Dayton Lakes Texas neighborhoods include: Cedar Creek Ranch, Cherry Creek, Church, Country Rd 602, County Line 401 Solias Ro, County Rd 633, Dayton – Carter Loop, Dayton Oaks, Eastgate, Eastwood Park, Fairfield, Fordland Estates, Hillcrest/Sherwood, Indian Ridge, Lakeview, Linney Creek, Madison Court, Milo Acres, Mimosa Lane, North Main Street, Oaks of Trinity, Oakwood, River Boat Bend to Plaza, Simmons Bottom, South Winfree, Spur Forest, Westlake, Woodway