Centerville has the 1313th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 0.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Centerville is part of the Dayton metro area. Unemployment in the Dayton area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Dayton has the 68th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Centerville is below average at $46,000, and the median cost of a home in Centerville is $171,200, which is the same as the national average. 45% of workers in Centerville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Centerville. 78% of Centerville workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 11% walk. People in Centerville spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.