Living in Dover, NJ

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Dover, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
17,977
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
9.8%
Median Home
$268,000
Median Income
$71,903
Median Rent
$1,461

Dover SnackAbility

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

Dover, NJ Crime Report

197
Total Crimes
1,103.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-55.44%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dover
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 197 1,103.5 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 40 224.1 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 11 61.6 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 27 151.2 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 157 879.5 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 49 274.5 184.6 340.5
Larceny 94 526.6 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 78.4 116.4 219.9

Dover, NJ Cost Of Living

114
Dover's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Dover New Jersey National Average
Overall 114 123 100
Services 102 111 100
Groceries 113 110 100
Health 99 102 100
Housing 142 158 100
Transportation 110 110 100
Utilities 87 100 100

Dover, NJ Photos

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Rankings for Dover in New Jersey

Map Of Dover, NJ

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Population over time in Dover

Year Population % Change
2019 17,977 -0.6%
2018 18,091 -1.2%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dover

White
19.7% (3,536)
African American
8.3% (1,486)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.9% (339)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (147)
Two Or More
1.1% (199)
Hispanic
68.3% (12,270)
Race Dover NJ USA
White 19.7% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 8.3% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 68.3% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Dover

Female
48.5% (8,727)
Male
51.5% (9,250)
Gender Dover NJ USA
Female 48.5% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 51.5% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dover for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
16.0% (2,876)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,078)
High School / GED
31.0% (5,572)
Some College
18.0% (3,235)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,797)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (2,516)
Master's Degree
3.0% (539)
Professional Degree
1.0% (179)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (179)
Education Dover NJ USA
< 9th Grade 16.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 24.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Dover, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
3.2% (58,000)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (135,443)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (130,582)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (81,330)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (232,651)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (359,021)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (264,405)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.4% (313,009)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.1% (127,990)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (95,263)
Income Dover NJ USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.4% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.1% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 14.0% 7.7%

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