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Dover Summary
Dover is located in New Jersey
Latitude: 40.901473
Longitude: -74.565394
Population: 24,396
Area: 14.49 sq. miles
Land: 13.56 sq. miles
Water: 0.93 sq. miles
Population Density: 1,799.27 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 328.0 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Codes: 973
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Dover Zip Codes

Dover Demographics

Dover Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Male12,39350.80 %48.52 %49.04 %
Female12,00349.20 %51.48 %50.96 %
Males / Female1.03-0.940.96
Total Population24,396100.00 %--
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Dover Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years1,7567.20 %6.70 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years1,7257.07 %7.18 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years1,5526.36 %7.02 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years1,5346.29 %6.24 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years1,7016.97 %5.71 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years4,44218.21 %14.13 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years4,24717.41 %17.06 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years3,03612.44 %13.77 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years1,0874.46 %5.03 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years8193.36 %3.93 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years1,2525.13 %6.83 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years8933.66 %4.78 %4.38 %
85 years and over3521.44 %1.62 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)34.0-38.237.7
18 years and over18,47175.71 %75.19 %74.27 %
Male
9,37738.44 %35.81 %35.85 %
Female
9,09437.28 %39.38 %38.42 %
21 years and over17,51471.79 %71.70 %69.92 %
62 years and over2,95312.10 %15.49 %14.65 %
65 years and over2,49710.24 %13.23 %12.42 %
Male
1,0004.10 %5.31 %5.12 %
Female
1,4976.14 %7.92 %7.30 %
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Dover Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
One race23,31095.55 %97.46 %97.55 %
White
17,22070.59 %72.55 %75.21 %
Black or African American
1,7917.34 %13.57 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
700.29 %0.23 %0.87 %
Asian
8813.61 %5.71 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
3251.33 %2.01 %0.59 %
Chinese
1460.60 %1.19 %0.85 %
Filipino
1760.72 %1.01 %0.65 %
Japanese
120.05 %0.17 %0.28 %
Korean
340.14 %0.78 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
1470.60 %0.18 %0.39 %
Other Asian
410.17 %0.36 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
70.03 %0.04 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
10.00 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
20.01 %0.01 %0.02 %
Samoan
00.00 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
40.02 %0.02 %0.04 %
Some other race
3,34113.69 %5.36 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)11,91448.84 %13.28 %13.70 %
Mexican
1,6606.80 %1.22 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
2,77411.37 %4.36 %2.46 %
Cuban
1120.46 %0.92 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
7,36830.20 %6.78 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino12,48251.16 %86.72 %86.30 %
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Dover Social Profile

Dover School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,240100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
4867.79 %8.18 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
4487.18 %5.50 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
2,66642.72 %44.11 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
1,58225.35 %21.01 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
1,05816.96 %21.21 %22.81 %
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Dover Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over16,128100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
2,14113.28 %6.60 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
2,40714.92 %11.33 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
5,31732.97 %29.37 %28.63 %
High school or higher
11,58071.80 %82.07 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
2,74117.00 %17.66 %21.05 %
Associate degree
7474.63 %5.27 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
1,97112.22 %18.80 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
2,77517.21 %29.78 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
8044.99 %10.98 %8.86 %
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Dover Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported24,330100.00 %--
Arab550.23 %0.76 %0.42 %
Czech1010.42 %0.47 %0.59 %
Danish210.09 %0.24 %0.50 %
Dutch2380.98 %1.24 %1.58 %
English1,1504.73 %5.44 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)1470.60 %1.31 %2.90 %
French Canadian510.21 %0.31 %0.85 %
German1,5876.52 %11.09 %14.93 %
Greek3171.30 %0.64 %0.40 %
Hungarian2360.97 %1.21 %0.49 %
Irish2,0508.43 %13.94 %10.65 %
Italian2,4259.97 %15.69 %5.47 %
Lithuanian810.33 %0.39 %0.23 %
Norwegian950.39 %0.50 %1.56 %
Polish9643.96 %6.01 %3.12 %
Portuguese1510.62 %0.75 %0.41 %
Russian1910.79 %1.98 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish1610.66 %0.80 %1.50 %
Scottish1260.52 %1.11 %1.70 %
Slovak790.32 %0.48 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African770.32 %0.73 %0.62 %
Swedish1530.63 %0.61 %1.39 %
Swiss110.05 %0.21 %0.32 %
Ukrainian580.24 %0.77 %0.31 %
United States or American1,0054.13 %2.75 %7.18 %
Welsh600.25 %0.42 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2310.95 %1.22 %0.65 %
Other ancestries12,50951.41 %28.91 %31.89 %
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Dover Economy

Dover Employment

GroupNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over19,048100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
9,68850.86 %47.68 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
9,36049.14 %52.32 %51.68 %
In labor force
12,83067.36 %64.23 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
6,92954.01 %53.15 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
5,90145.99 %46.85 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
12,72166.78 %64.06 %63.10 %
Employed
11,88762.41 %60.34 %59.39 %
Unemployed
8344.38 %3.71 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-6.50 %5.78 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
1090.57 %0.17 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
6,21832.64 %35.77 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers10,27086.40 %80.85 %78.40 %
Government workers1,21410.21 %13.94 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4033.39 %5.00 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers00.00 %0.21 %0.31 %
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Dover Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations2,70622.76 %38.00 %33.60 %
Service occupations2,37119.95 %13.64 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations3,24127.27 %28.45 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations00.00 %0.18 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations9818.25 %7.75 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,58821.77 %11.97 %14.63 %
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Dover Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining180.15 %0.32 %1.87 %
Construction6835.75 %5.59 %6.80 %
Manufacturing2,41020.27 %11.97 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade4253.58 %4.38 %3.60 %
Retail trade1,46012.28 %11.33 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities5674.77 %5.94 %5.19 %
Information5044.24 %4.40 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7486.29 %8.93 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,41811.93 %11.49 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services1,66313.99 %19.83 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,1389.57 %6.88 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)4754.00 %4.40 %4.88 %
Public administration3783.18 %4.54 %4.83 %
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Dover Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Households7,585100.00 %3,065,685106,788,273
Less than $10,000
3664.83 %6.98 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
3184.19 %4.69 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
78610.36 %9.41 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
7319.64 %9.96 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
1,11814.74 %14.27 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
1,88224.81 %19.84 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
90911.98 %13.50 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
1,14915.15 %12.76 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
2403.16 %4.26 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
861.13 %4.33 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$56,082.00-$62,882.70$39,349.33
Average household size3.19-2.682.58
Average income per member of household$17,580.56-$23,423.49$15,252.86
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Dover Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over11,747100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
7,80966.48 %72.96 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
2,42520.64 %10.64 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
4633.94 %9.58 %4.73 %
Walked
3242.76 %3.13 %2.94 %
Other means
5714.86 %0.94 %1.20 %
Worked at home
1551.32 %2.75 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.8 minutes-29.8 minutes26.3 minutes
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Dover Housing

Dover Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units7,738100.00 %3,310,197117,282,697
Occupied housing units
7,54497.49 %92.58 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
4,28355.35 %60.76 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
3,26142.14 %31.82 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
1942.51 %7.42 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
260.34 %3.30 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate0.60 %-1.39 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate2.20 %-5.10 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3.09-2.792.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3.31-2.352.45
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Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units7,722100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
4,19954.38 %54.22 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
77310.01 %8.62 %5.68 %
2 units
1,04513.53 %10.01 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
5577.21 %6.75 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
3144.07 %4.84 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
2783.60 %4.88 %3.99 %
20 or more units
5276.82 %9.63 %8.59 %
Mobile home
290.38 %1.01 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
00.00 %0.02 %0.22 %
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Dover Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units7,722100.00 %--
1 room
2302.98 %1.88 %2.21 %
2 rooms
3454.47 %3.85 %4.88 %
3 rooms
1,07113.87 %10.72 %10.06 %
4 rooms
1,10714.34 %14.45 %15.95 %
5 rooms
1,33017.22 %17.03 %20.92 %
6 rooms
1,49019.30 %17.02 %18.39 %
7 rooms
85111.02 %13.08 %11.98 %
8 rooms
78910.22 %11.06 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
5096.59 %10.91 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.3-6.05.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units7,528100.00 %--
1.00 or less
6,46385.85 %87.95 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
5246.96 %2.67 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
5417.19 %1.96 %2.54 %
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Dover Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas4,27955.41 %61.87 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas1842.38 %2.22 %5.96 %
Electricity6668.62 %9.56 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.2,32730.13 %17.98 %8.06 %
Coal or coke00.00 %0.04 %0.12 %
Wood60.08 %0.21 %1.51 %
Solar energy100.13 %0.01 %0.05 %
Other fuel320.41 %0.39 %0.35 %
No fuel used240.31 %0.30 %1.25 %
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Dover Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units3,698100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
80.22 %1.77 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
1243.35 %13.48 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
1,34736.43 %24.40 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
1,30735.34 %22.32 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
81522.04 %20.82 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
681.84 %12.52 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
140.38 %3.99 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
150.41 %0.70 %0.56 %
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Dover Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage2,63871.34 %71.46 %69.56 %
Less than $300
00.00 %0.04 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
20.05 %0.48 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
501.35 %2.20 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
2576.95 %8.03 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
1,01227.37 %22.40 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
78721.28 %18.90 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
53014.33 %19.41 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged1,06028.66 %28.54 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent96726.15 %27.01 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent63417.14 %17.07 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent64917.55 %15.56 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent47012.71 %11.56 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent2426.54 %7.69 %6.01 %
35 percent or more71119.23 %20.54 %15.91 %
Not computed250.68 %0.57 %0.85 %
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Dover Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units3,274100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
822.50 %4.74 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
601.83 %3.20 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
1484.52 %8.55 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
64719.76 %31.78 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
1,23237.63 %29.93 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
79024.13 %14.22 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
2036.20 %4.36 %2.89 %
No cash rent
1123.42 %3.22 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)87226.63 %45.27 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent46214.11 %18.48 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent46314.14 %14.64 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent45513.90 %12.94 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent43313.23 %10.73 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent2206.72 %7.59 %7.32 %
35 percent or more1,09233.35 %29.94 %29.47 %
Not computed1494.55 %5.68 %7.77 %

Dover Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentNew Jersey Avg.National Avg.
None86711.23 %11.75 %9.57 %
12,67534.64 %32.21 %31.22 %
22,75135.63 %35.05 %34.76 %
3 or more1,23515.99 %13.57 %15.45 %
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