Living in Dover, NH

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Dover SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Dover, NH Crime Report

388
Total Crimes
1,227.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.19%
Below National Average

Dover, NH Cost Of Living

112
Dover's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Dover, New Hampshire Info Snack

Dover is a city in Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States. The population was 29,987 at the 2010 census, the largest in the New Hampshire Seacoast region. The population was estimated at 31,153 in 2016. It is the county seat of Strafford County, and home to Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, the Woodman Institute Museum, and the Children's Museum of New Hampshire.
Population
31,316
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
10.1%
Median Home
$249,600
Median Income
$70,757
Median Rent
$1,095

Dover, NH Photos

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Rankings for Dover in New Hampshire

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Map Of Dover, NH

Population over time in Dover

Year Population % Change
2017 31,316 1.3%
2016 30,901 0.5%
2015 30,750 0.7%
2014 30,534 0.7%
2013 30,332 0.4%
2012 30,207 0.6%
2011 30,021 0.5%
2010 29,875 0.7%
2009 29,679 -
Crime/100k Dover NH USA
Violent Crime 110.8 173.2 368.9
Murder 12.7 1.5 5.0
Robbery 12.7 26.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 50.6 105.8 246.8
Property Crime 1117.1 1248.5 2199.5
Burglary 75.9 136.2 376.0
Larceny 1006.3 1048.2 1594.6
Car Theft 34.8 64.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Dover

White
88.2% (27,614)
African American
1.0% (304)
American Indian
0.1% (26)
Asian
5.4% (1,705)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (5)
Two Or More
2.6% (822)
Hispanic
2.7% (840)
Race Dover NH USA
White 88.2% 90.4% 61.1%
African American 1.0% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.4% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.7% 3.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Dover, New Hampshire

Less than $10,000
3.5% (110,722)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (117,613)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (240,453)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (237,364)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (390,618)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (554,801)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.6% (519,398)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.4% (545,772)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.0% (220,019)
$200,000 or more
6.2% (194,833)
Income Dover NH USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 3.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 3.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 17.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.6% 14.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.4% 18.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.0% 8.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.2% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Dover

Female
52.7% (16,510)
Male
47.3% (14,806)
Gender Dover NH USA
Female 52.7% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dover for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (626)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,565)
High School / GED
21.0% (6,576)
Some College
17.0% (5,323)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,818)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (8,768)
Master's Degree
14.0% (4,384)
Professional Degree
2.0% (626)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (626)
Education Dover NH USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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