Dayton, Ohio Is Number Four For Most Creative Mid-Sized U.S. Cities


Dayton, Ohio, the birthplace of aviation, is also a very creative city! It was ranked #4 of the most creative mid-sized U.S. cities by the real estate website Movoto.

Why Dayton?

  • Dayton has 15+ performing arts organizations and some with national recognition like the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company
  • See lots of Dayton arts here!

How did Movoto Create this Ranking?

  • Art supply stores per capita
  • Music instrument stores and teachers per capita
  • Galleries per capita
  • Art schools per capita
  • Bookstores per capita
  • Colleges per capita
  • Theaters per capita

What mid-sized city was number one? Salt Lake City, Utah.

See all of the rankings here.