Dover Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

What is the population of Dover?

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There are 2,518 residents in Dover, with a median age of 44.2. Of this, 49.8% are males and 50.2% are females. US-born citizens make up 86.85% of the resident pool in Dover, while non-US-born citizens account for 11.91%. Additionally, 1.23% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 2,411 people in Dover currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 2,518 -0.8%
Male Population 1,254 -4.6%
Female Population 1,264 3.3%
Male population 49.8%
Female population 50.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 44.2 0.7%
Citizen US Born 2,187 2.9%
Citizen not US Born 300 -6.0%
Not Citizen 31 -67.0%
Citizen US Born 86.85%
Citizen not US Born 11.91%
Not Citizen 1.23%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Same County 62 21.6%
Moved from Same State 29 -39.6%
Moved from Different State 12 -25.0%
Same House as Last Year 2,411 -0.2%
Moved from Same County 2.47%
Moved from Same State 1.15%
Moved from Different State 0.48%
Same House as Last Year 95.9%

What are the employment statistics in Dover?

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White-collar workers make up 96.73% of the working population in Dover, while blue-collar employees account for 3.27%. There are also 194 entrepreneurs in Dover (18.65% of the workforce); 579 workers employed in private companies (55.67%); and 153 people working in governmental institutions (14.71%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 1,006 -9.8%
Blue Collar 34 -27.7%
White Collar 96.73%
Blue Collar 3.27%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 194 -29.2%
Private Companies 579 -7.2%
Governmental Workers 153 3.4%
Not for Profit Companies 114 -1.7%
Self Employees 18.65%
Private Companies 55.67%
Governmental Workers 14.71%
Not for Profit Companies 10.96%

How many households are there in Dover?

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There are a total of 831 households in Dover, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 85.8% of these Dover households, while non-family units account for the remaining 14.2%. Additionally, 41.88% of households have children and 58.12% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 831 -2.6%
Average People Per Household 3 1.7%
Family Households 713 -3.8%
Non-family Households 118 5.4%
Family Households 85.8%
Non-family Households 14.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 348 -9.4%
Households without Children 483 3.0%
Households with Children 41.88%
Households without Children 58.12%

What are the median and average incomes in Dover?

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The average annual household income in Dover is $356,818, while the median household income sits at $217,284 per year.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $356,818 0.5%
Median Household Income $217,284 0.5%
People below Poverty Level 9 -30.8%
People above Poverty Level 2,495 -1.2%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Dover?

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There are 831 housing units in Dover, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1968. Of the 831 occupied housing units in Dover, 96.39% are owner-occupied, while 3.61% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 61.8% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $967,000. In general, housing costs reach $2,709 per month in Dover.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 831 -2.6%
Median Year Built 1968 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 137 -4.2%
Built between 1940 and 1949 58 -37.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 64 -9.9%
Built between 1960 and 1969 200 7.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 119 -1.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 82 0.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 41 86.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 60 -6.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 70 -2.8%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 831 -2.6%
Owner Occupied 801 -1.0%
Renter Occupied 30 -31.8%
Owner Occupied 96.39%
Renter Occupied 3.61%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 495 -10.3%
Without Mortgage 306 19.1%
Median Value with Mortgage $967,000 3.4%
Median Value without Mortgage $1,006,800 2.7%
Median Housing Costs per Month $2,709 -4.9%
With Mortgage 61.8%
Without Mortgage 38.2%

What is the level of education in Dover?

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Approximately 11.21% of the population in Dover holds a high school degree (that's 205 residents), while 13.18% have attained a college certificate (234 locals) and 28.81% have a bachelor's degree (527 people).
Y-o-Y Change
Some High School 205 -8.9%
Some College 234 33.7%
Associate Degree 76 -1.3%
Bachelor's Degree 527 19.2%
Graduate Degree 780 -10.8%
Some High School 11.21%
Some College 13.18%
Associate Degree 4.16%
Bachelor's Degree 28.81%
Graduate Degree 42.65%

What is the marital status of Dover residents?

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A total of 447 people in Dover have never been married (which represents 22.66% of the total population), while 1,428 of them are wedded (72.38%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 12 (0.61%) and 63 (3.19%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 447 19.5%
Married 1,428 -1.3%
Separated 12 -55.6%
Widowed 35 -25.5%
Divorced 63 -25.9%
Never Married 22.66%
Married 72.38%
Separated 0.61%
Widowed 1.77%
Divorced 3.19%

What are the most common means of transportation in Dover?

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The top three means of transportation people in Dover use to get to work are: car, subway or elevated and walking. A total of 726 residents commute by car, 72 prefer going to work by subway or elevated and 58 by walking.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 726 -12.5%
Subway or Elevated 72 N/A
TaxiCab 12 -14.3%
Walk 58 -21.6%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2020 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 02030
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