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  2. Dayton, Ohio - Wikipedia

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    Dayton ( / ˈdeɪtən / ⓘ) is a city in and the county seat of Montgomery County, Ohio, United States. [5] A small part of the city extends into Greene County. [6] As of the 2020 census, the city proper had a population of 137,644, making it the sixth-most populous city in Ohio. It anchors the state's fourth-largest metropolitan area, the ...

  3. 1966 Dayton race riot - Wikipedia

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    The 1966 Dayton race riot (also known as the Dayton uprising) was a period of civil unrest in Dayton, Ohio, United States. The riot occurred on September 1 and lasted about 24 hours, ending after the Ohio National Guard had been mobilized. It was the largest race riot in Dayton's history and one of several to occur during the 1960s.

  4. Dayton metropolitan area - Wikipedia

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    Urbana µSA. (2020) Greater Dayton or the Miami Valley, or more formally the Dayton–Kettering–Beavercreek, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of three counties in the Miami Valley region of Ohio and is anchored by the city of Dayton. As of 2020, it is the fourth-largest ...

  5. History of Ohio - Wikipedia

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    Logan Co., Ohio, 1834. With Ohio's population reaching 45,000 in December 1801, Congress determined that the population was growing rapidly and Ohio could begin the path to statehood. The assumption was the territory would have in excess of the required 60,000 residents by the time it became a state.

  6. Kettering, Ohio - Wikipedia

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    Kettering, Ohio. /  39.69639°N 84.13194°W  / 39.69639; -84.13194. Kettering is a city in Montgomery County, Ohio, United States. It is an inner suburb of Dayton. As of the 2020 census, the city had a population of 57,862, making it the most populous suburb in the Dayton metropolitan area. [4]

  7. Franklin, Ohio - Wikipedia

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    Franklin is a city in Warren County, Ohio, United States, along the Great Miami River. The population was 11,690 at the 2020 census. The city lies about 15 miles (24 km) southwest of Dayton and 33.5 miles (53.9 km) northeast of Cincinnati. Ohio State Routes 73, 123 and 741 pass through Franklin, while Interstate 75 is routed to the east side of ...

  8. Dayton History - Wikipedia

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    Dayton History. Dayton History [1] is an organization located in Dayton, Ohio, USA, formed in 2005 by the merger of the Montgomery County Historical Society (originally the Dayton Historical Society) and Dayton's Carillon Historical Park . The private non-profit (501c3) organization was established to acknowledge the history of Dayton, Ohio.

  9. Downtown Dayton - Wikipedia

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    Downtown Dayton is the central business district of Dayton, Ohio, United States. Major reinvestment in the downtown area began heavily in the mid-1990s, and continues today with $2 billion in residential, commercial, health, and transportation developments that has or is taking place in the downtown area. While much of the city's population ...