Dover SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
4
Commute
7

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Dover, New Jersey Info Snack

Dover is a town in Morris County, New Jersey, United States. Located on the Rockaway River, Dover is about 31 miles (50 km) west of New York City and about 23 miles (37 km) west of Newark, New Jersey. As of the 2010 United States Census, the town's population was 18,157, reflecting a decline of 31 (-0.2%) from the 18,188 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 3,073 (+20.3%) from the 15,115 counted in the 1990 Census. Dover has become a majority minority community, with nearly 70% of the population as of the 2010 Census identifying themselves as Hispanic, up from 25% in 1980.
Population
18,307
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
11.2%
Median Home
$262,800
Median Income
$65,538
Median Rent
$1,326

Rankings for Dover in New Jersey

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Map Of Dover, NJ

Population over time in Dover

Year Population % Change
2017 18,307 -0.1%
2016 18,317 -0.0%
2015 18,324 0.1%
2014 18,298 0.2%
2013 18,257 0.3%
2012 18,208 -0.0%
2011 18,209 -0.1%
2010 18,222 -

Crime in Dover Per 100k

Crime Dover NJ USA
Violent Crime 158.1 228.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.6 5.3
Robbery 76.3 87.7 98.0
Aggravated Assault 81.8 120.8 248.9
Property Crime 1036.0 1555.5 2362.0
Burglary 169.0 265.3 430.4
Larceny 757.9 1155.1 1694.0
Car Theft 109.1 135.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Dover

White
20.2% (3,699)
African American
5.9% (1,074)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.7% (496)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.7% (134)
Two Or More
0.8% (153)
Hispanic
69.7% (12,751)
Race Dover NJ USA
White 20.2% 56.1% 61.5%
African American 5.9% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 9.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 69.7% 19.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Dover, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.7% (86,042)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (109,842)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.0% (91,535)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (140,963)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.1% (276,435)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.1% (386,277)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (205,038)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.2% (351,494)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.4% (117,164)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (65,905)
Income Dover NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 5.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 3.5% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.0% 7.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 7.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.1% 10.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.1% 15.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.2% 17.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.4% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 11.9% 6.3%

Gender in Dover

Female
48.2% (8,819)
Male
51.8% (9,487)
Gender Dover NJ USA
Female 48.2% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 51.8% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dover for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
18.0% (3,287)
9-12th Grade
5.9% (1,083)
High School / GED
34.4% (6,297)
Some College
17.5% (3,204)
Associate's Degree
8.8% (1,615)
Bachelor's Degree
11.6% (2,122)
Master's Degree
2.6% (471)
Professional Degree
0.7% (132)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (92)
Education Dover NJ USA
< 9th Grade 18.0% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.9% 5.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 34.4% 27.9% 27.3%
Some College 17.5% 16.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.8% 6.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.6% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.6% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.5% 1.4%

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