Dover SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
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
18,091
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
12.7%
Median Home
$265,200
Median Income
$70,412
Median Rent
$1,350

Rankings for Dover in New Jersey

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Map Of Dover, NJ

Population over time in Dover

Year Population % Change
2017 18,091 -1.2%
2016 18,307 -0.1%
2015 18,317 -0.0%
2014 18,324 0.1%
2013 18,298 0.2%
2012 18,257 0.3%
2011 18,208 -0.0%
2010 18,209 -0.1%
2009 18,222 -
Crime/100k Dover NJ USA
Violent Crime 144.6 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 55.6 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 83.4 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 1039.9 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 178.0 215.9 376.0
Larceny 784.1 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 77.9 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Dover

White
20.1% (3,629)
African American
8.1% (1,465)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.7% (485)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (64)
Two Or More
1.2% (213)
Hispanic
67.6% (12,235)
Race Dover NJ USA
White 20.1% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 8.1% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 67.6% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Dover, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
5.1% (91,700)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.9% (142,867)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.9% (125,258)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.9% (123,929)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (222,939)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (325,937)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (213,968)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.9% (341,220)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.2% (130,906)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (90,371)
Income Dover NJ USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 514.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.9% 332.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.9% 744.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.9% 712.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 975.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 1493.1% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 1212.6% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.9% 1753.2% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.2% 965.5% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 1296.9% 697.9%

Gender in Dover

Female
49.1% (8,886)
Male
50.9% (9,205)
Gender Dover NJ USA
Female 49.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dover for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (2,532)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,085)
High School / GED
34.0% (6,150)
Some College
18.0% (3,256)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,990)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,170)
Master's Degree
3.0% (542)
Professional Degree
1.0% (180)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (180)
Education Dover NJ USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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