Economic Data

Pulling together resources from several community partners, the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce gathers information on the region’s economy to help business leaders make informed decisions regarding their companies. Here you’ll find several resources which can give you a detailed picture of the region’s economy at any given time.

Economic Indicators

Our economic indicators provide the most recent look at several data points that can give us an idea of how the region’s economy is faring. The indicators are published on a monthly basis and include information about unemployment, cost of living, sales tax collections among others.

Economic Impact of Immigrants and Refugees on the Dayton Region’s Economy

Two reports, one from New American Economy and the other from Dayton Council World Affairs, highlight the contributions immigrants and refugees make to state and local taxes, their spending power and their role in entrepreneurial and small business community.
Download the New American Economy Report PDF or check out the interactive online report
Download the Global Dayton Report

Dayton Region Highlighted Industry Snapshots

Contact Centers

The Dayton region provides a strategic advantage for several call or contact centers. The region offers incredible advantages including a low cost of living, competitive wages, affordable energy, unique workforce demographics and ample commercial space options. Download the PDF.

Logistics & Distribution

In the logistics & distribution industry, location proves most important. The Dayton region is perfectly positioned for success, and can meet the workforce needs of large employers. Let us show you what we can offer – read more via the Dayton Area Logistics Association or

Additional Economic Data Resources

U.S. Census Bureau Quick Facts (Dayton, OH)

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – Economy at a Glance (Dayton, OH)