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Demographics Analysis

The people of Dover City, Delaware give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Dover City, Delaware)

Male:

Under 5 years : 1,226

5 to 9 years : 1,011

10 to 14 years : 1,069

15 to 17 years : 533

18 and 19 years : 1,231

20 years : 921

21 years : 508

22 to 24 years : 1,195

25 to 29 years : 1,813

30 to 34 years : 851

35 to 39 years : 673

40 to 44 years : 1,401

45 to 49 years : 1,243

50 to 54 years : 839

55 to 59 years : 650

60 and 61 years : 100

62 to 64 years : 337

65 and 66 years : 369

67 to 69 years : 340

70 to 74 years : 312

75 to 79 years : 431

80 to 84 years : 174

85 years and over : 288

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,123

5 to 9 years : 1,214

10 to 14 years : 670

15 to 17 years : 852

18 and 19 years : 1,383

20 years : 832

21 years : 471

22 to 24 years : 1,055

25 to 29 years : 1,565

30 to 34 years : 1,306

35 to 39 years : 754

40 to 44 years : 1,131

45 to 49 years : 992

50 to 54 years : 1,091

55 to 59 years : 966

60 and 61 years : 536

62 to 64 years : 626

65 and 66 years : 397

67 to 69 years : 489

70 to 74 years : 484

75 to 79 years : 687

80 to 84 years : 437

85 years and over : 532


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Dover City, Delaware)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 33,565

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 210

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 512

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,076

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,745


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Dover City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 2,127

5 to 17 years : 3,138

18 to 24 years : 2,293

25 to 34 years : 1,486

35 to 44 years : 952

45 to 54 years : 1,518

55 to 59 years : 558

60 and 61 years : 100

62 to 64 years : 139

65 to 74 years : 299

75 years and over : 591

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 160

5 to 17 years : 2,023

18 to 24 years : 4,815

25 to 34 years : 3,331

35 to 44 years : 2,272

45 to 54 years : 2,349

55 to 59 years : 678

60 and 61 years : 458

62 to 64 years : 702

65 to 74 years : 1,746

75 years and over : 1,830

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 89

18 to 24 years : 128

25 to 34 years : 187

35 to 44 years : 77

45 to 54 years : 67

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 25

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 17 years : 99

18 to 24 years : 360

25 to 34 years : 531

35 to 44 years : 658

45 to 54 years : 231

55 to 59 years : 332

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 113

65 to 74 years : 338

75 years and over : 103


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Dover City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 4,664

Now married, except separated : 2,154

Divorced : 981

Separated : 338

Widowed : 552

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 9,174

Now married, except separated : 5,589

Divorced : 2,275

Separated : 349

Widowed : 1,402

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 338

Now married, except separated : 206

Divorced : 24

Separated : 5

Widowed : 28

Foreign born:

Never married : 487

Now married, except separated : 1,518

Divorced : 375

Separated : 144

Widowed : 192


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Dover City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 1,168

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,630

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,340

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,716

$25,000 to $34,999 : 761

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,070

$50,000 to $64,999 : 553

$65,000 to $74,999 : 190

$75,000 or more : 261

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,943

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,856

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,521

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,774

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,774

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,570

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,694

$65,000 to $74,999 : 598

$75,000 or more : 1,059

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 100

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 206

$10,000 to $14,999 : 63

$15,000 to $24,999 : 115

$25,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $64,999 : 74

$65,000 to $74,999 : 8

$75,000 or more : 0

Foreign born:

No income : 312

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 425

$10,000 to $14,999 : 346

$15,000 to $24,999 : 676

$25,000 to $34,999 : 347

$35,000 to $49,999 : 219

$50,000 to $64,999 : 252

$65,000 to $74,999 : 31

$75,000 or more : 108


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Dover City, Delaware)

Born in state of residence : 17,298

Born in other state of the United States : 21,684

Native; born outside the United States : 11,766

Foreign born : 20,911


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Dover City, Delaware)

Under 3 years : 1,538

3 and 4 years : 811

5 years : 443

6 to 8 years : 1,364

9 to 11 years : 1,274

12 to 14 years : 883

15 to 17 years : 1,249


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Dover City, Delaware)

Less than $10,000 : 1,212

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,097

$15,000 to $19,999 : 734

$20,000 to $24,999 : 642

$25,000 to $29,999 : 668

$30,000 to $34,999 : 651

$35,000 to $39,999 : 625

$40,000 to $44,999 : 989

$45,000 to $49,999 : 460

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,097

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,691

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,419

$100,000 to $124,999 : 724

$125,000 to $149,999 : 507

$150,000 to $199,999 : 344

$200,000 or more : 142


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Dover City, Delaware is 37,108



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Dover City, Delaware: 17,515
Female Population in Dover City, Delaware: 19,593


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Dover City, Delaware: 27.6
Median Female Resident Age in Dover City, Delaware: 32.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Delaware is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Dover City, Delaware


White


Both sexes

40.8

Male

36.4

Female

45.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.0

Male

23.6

Female

26.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.7

Male

27.5

Female

39.8

Asian


Both sexes

37.4

Male

34.5

Female

40.1

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.8

Male

22.5

Female

36.5

Other


Both sexes

25.9

Male

25.7

Female

26.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.1

Male

15.1

Female

18.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.8

Male

23.5

Female

24.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.8

Male

37.4

Female

46.7


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Dover City, Delaware)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,501

No health insurance coverage : 0

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,287

No health insurance coverage : 37

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,769

No health insurance coverage : 439

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,860

No health insurance coverage : 537

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,948

No health insurance coverage : 73

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,982

No health insurance coverage : 73

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 998

No health insurance coverage : 86

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 981

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 823

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,291

No health insurance coverage : 0

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,529

No health insurance coverage : 10

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,567

No health insurance coverage : 130

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,590

No health insurance coverage : 186

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,587

No health insurance coverage : 298

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,775

No health insurance coverage : 308

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,844

No health insurance coverage : 266

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,356

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,531

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Dover City, Delaware)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 616

No employer-based health insurance : 885

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,027

No employer-based health insurance : 1,297

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,086

No employer-based health insurance : 1,122

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,152

No employer-based health insurance : 1,245

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,185

No employer-based health insurance : 836

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,153

No employer-based health insurance : 902

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 573

No employer-based health insurance : 511

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 483

No employer-based health insurance : 498

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 398

No employer-based health insurance : 425

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 419

No employer-based health insurance : 872

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,083

No employer-based health insurance : 1,456

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,463

No employer-based health insurance : 1,234

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,621

No employer-based health insurance : 1,155

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,033

No employer-based health insurance : 852

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,424

No employer-based health insurance : 659

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,134

No employer-based health insurance : 976

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 585

No employer-based health insurance : 771

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 882

No employer-based health insurance : 649


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Dover City, Delaware)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 13,201

Born in other state in the United States : 20,364

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 210

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 512

Foreign born : 2,821


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Dover City, Delaware)

Speak only English : 31,385

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 1,526

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 353

German or other West Germanic languages : 130

Slavic languages : 109

Other Indo-European languages : 297

Korean : 92

Chinese : 177

Vietnamese : 0

Tagalog : 161

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 383

Other and unspecified languages : 146


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Dover City, Delaware)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 70

No Medicare coverage : 3,755

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 587

No Medicare coverage : 10,178

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,786

No Medicare coverage : 18

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 8

No Medicare coverage : 3,822

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 563

No Medicare coverage : 11,988

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,887

No Medicare coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Races in Dover City, Delaware


  • White: 17,556
  • African American: 15,686
  • American Indian: 69
  • Asian: 1,101
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 106
  • Some Other Race: 836
  • Two or More Races: 1,754



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Dover City, Delaware citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Dover City, Delaware

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 59   (0.66%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 34   (0.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 119   (1.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 268   (2.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 168   (1.87%)
  • 10th Grade: 231   (2.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 157   (1.74%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 291   (3.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,818   (20.2%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 767   (8.52%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,554   (17.27%)
  • Associate Degree: 559   (6.21%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,762   (19.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 808   (8.98%)
  • Professional School Degree: 245   (2.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 159   (1.77%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 80   (0.74%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 92   (0.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 177   (1.64%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 253   (2.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 267   (2.47%)
  • 10th Grade: 339   (3.13%)
  • 11th Grade: 332   (3.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 435   (4.02%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,922   (27%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 834   (7.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,595   (14.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 762   (7.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,711   (15.81%)
  • Master's Degree: 839   (7.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 127   (1.17%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 59   (0.55%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Dover City, Delaware)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 175

5 to 9 years : 1,757

10 to 14 years : 1,380

15 to 17 years : 1,206

18 and 19 years : 1,820

20 to 24 years : 1,787

25 to 34 years : 579

35 years and over : 562

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 207

5 to 9 years : 306

10 to 14 years : 326

15 to 17 years : 150

18 and 19 years : 630

20 to 24 years : 756

25 to 34 years : 284

35 years and over : 97

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 429

5 to 9 years : 162

10 to 14 years : 33

15 to 17 years : 29

18 and 19 years : 164

20 to 24 years : 2,439

25 to 34 years : 4,672

35 years and over : 15,620


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Dover City, Delaware

  • Capital School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 945 Forest Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1500, Students: 5,982 )

  • Campus Community Charter School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 21 North Bradford Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 736-3300, Students: 589 )

  • Academy Of Dover Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 104 Saulsbury Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 674-0684, Students: 385 )

  • Corrections - Doe


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 245 Mckee Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 739-5601, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Dover City, Delaware

  • Central Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 211 Delaware Avenue, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 672-1772, Students: 983 )

  • Henry (william) Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-6, Location: Carver Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1622, Students: 873 )

  • Campus Community School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 21 North Bradford Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 736-3300, Students: 589 )

  • Star Hill Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 594 Voshells Mill/star Hill Ro, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 697-6117, Students: 536 )

  • Stokes (nellie Hughes) Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3874 Upper King Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 697-3205, Students: 536 )

  • Brown (w. Reily) Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 360 Webbs Lane, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 697-2101, Students: 430 )

  • Welch (major George S.) Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 3100 Hawthorne Drive, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 674-9080, Students: 407 )

  • North Dover Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 855 College Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1980, Students: 399 )

  • Academy Of Dover Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 104 Saulsbury Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 674-0684, Students: 385 )

  • South Dover Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 955 South State Street, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 672-1690, Students: 378 )

  • East Dover Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 852 South Little Creek Road, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 672-1655, Students: 338 )

  • Washington (booker T.) Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 901 Forest Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1900, Students: 337 )

  • Towne Point Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 629 Buckson Drive, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 672-1590, Students: 325 )

  • Fairview Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 700 Walker Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1645, Students: 324 )

  • Dover Air Force Base Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 3100 Hawthorne Drive, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 674-3284, Students: 174 )

  • Kent County Community School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Carver Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1960, Students: 49 )

  • Delaware Day Treatment Center (6-13) Dover


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 103 Mont Blanc Blvd, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 678-9316, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Dover City, Delaware

  • Dover High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: One Pat Lynn Drive, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 672-1526, Students: 1,534 )

  • Kent Secondary Intensive Learning Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1075 South Governors Avenue, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 736-5355, Students: 83 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Dover City, Delaware

  • Delaware State University


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 3,756; Location: 200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://www.desu.edu )

  • Delaware Technical And Community College-terry


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,161; Location: 00 Campus Drive, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://www.dtcc.edu/terry/ )

  • Wesley College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,320; Location: 20 N State St, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://www.wesley.edu )

  • Star Technical Institute


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 126; Location: 655 Sout Bay Rd-ste 5g2, Dover, DE 19901, Web: http://starinstitute.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Dover City, Delaware

  • Holy Cross School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 631 S State Street, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 674-5784, Students: 632 )

  • Calvary Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1143 E Lebanon Road, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 697-7860, Students: 245 )

  • Central Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 220 W Denneys Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 492-8772, Students: 89 )

  • Central De Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 4698 S Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 697-8407, Students: 82 )

  • Capitol Baptist School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 401 Kesselring Avenue, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 678-9190, Students: 78 )

  • St John's Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1156 Walker Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 734-3767, Students: 56 )

  • Kent Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4462 W Denneys Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 678-3837, Students: 54 )

  • Green Hill School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 1936 Seeneytown Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 492-0253, Students: 48 )

  • Wileys School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 21 Sharon Hill Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 674-1506, Students: 40 )

  • Rose Valley School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 361 Rose Valley School Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 730-4076, Students: 35 )

  • Honeysuckle Knoll School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 381 Blue Heron Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 730-1802, Students: 32 )

  • Apple Grove School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 2391 Hazlettville Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: () -, Students: 32 )

  • The Learning Compass, Inc


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 722 S Old Mill Road, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 698-5243, Students: 29 )

  • Faith Elementary And Middle School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 90 Saulsbury Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 674-0838, Students: 26 )

  • Cedar Grove Amish School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 2636 Pearsons Corner Road, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 222-7071, Students: 26 )

  • The Little School Inc


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 308 N Queen Street, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 734-3040, Students: 24 )

  • Wesley Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 209 S State Street, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 678-8987, Students: 14 )

  • Dover Montessori Country Day School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 88 Carpenter Street, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 678-8394, Students: 12 )

  • Corprate Kids Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 605 S Bay Road, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 678-0688, Students: 6 )

Academic Libraries In Dover City, Delaware

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Dover City, Delaware

  • Dover Public Library


    45 South State Street, Dover, DE 19901

  • Kent County Public Library


    497 South Red Haven Lane, Dover, DE 19901

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Dover City, Delaware


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Dover City, Delaware affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Dover City, Delaware.

Area Features of Dover City, Delaware


Airport


(1) Caesar Rodney Helistop   (2) Chandelle Estates Airport   (3) Delaware State Police Academy Heliport   (4) Dover Downs Helistop   (5) Jenkins Airport  

Bridge


(1) Little Creek Bridge  

Building


(1) Airway Science   (2) Camden - Wyoming Volunteer Fire Company Incorporated   (3) Care First Transportation Ambulance Service   (4) Claude Phillips Herbarium   (5) Delaware Capitol Police Department   (6) Delaware State Fire School   (7) Delaware State Police Headquarters   (8) Dover Behavioral Health System   (9) Dover Fire Department Station 1   (10) Dover Fire Department Station 2   (11) Dover Police Department   (12) Dover Public Library   (13) Education And Humanities Building   (14) Environmental Technology Verification Building   (15) Fleet Services   (16) Grossley Hall   (17) Harriet Tubman Hall   (18) James W Baker Center   (19) John R Price Building   (20) Kent County Sheriff S Department   (21) Legislative Hall   (22) Leipsic Volunteer Fire Company Incorporated   (23) Little Creek Town Hall   (24) Little Creek Volunteer Fire Company Incorporated   (25) Loockerman Hall   (26) Luna I Mishoe Science Center   (27) Lydia P Laws Hall   (28) Martin Luther King Junior Student Center   (29) Maurice Thomasson Building   (30) Medgar Evers Hall   (31) Memorial Hall Gymnasium   (32) Meta V Jenkins Hall   (33) Morris Community Corrections Center   (34) President S House - Delaware State University   (35) Robert Parker Library   (36) Samuel L Conwell Hall   (37) Science Center North   (38) Ulysses S Washington Building   (39) W Richard Wynder Towers   (40) Warren - Franklin Hall   (41) William C Jason Library   (42) Wyoming Police Department   (43) Wyoming Town Hall  

Canal


(1) East West Canal   (2) North South Canal  

Cape


(1) Bald Eagle Point   (2) Deepwater Point   (3) Goose Point   (4) Little Bombay Hook  

Cemetery


(1) Amish Cemetery   (2) Asbury Cemetery   (3) Friends Meetinghouse Cemetery   (4) Holy Cross Cemetery   (5) Lakeside Cemetery   (6) Moors Cemetery   (7) New Jerusalem Baptist Cemetery   (8) Sunset Memorial Gardens   (9) Whatcoat Cemetery  

Census


(1) Kent Acres Census Designated Place   (2) Lenape Indian Tribe Of Delaware State Designated Tribal Statistical Area   (3) Rodney Village Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Beth Shalom Congregation   (2) Bethuel Seventh Day Adventist Church   (3) Bible Fellowship Church   (4) Bible Way Temple Church Of God In Christ   (5) Bread Of Life Christian Church   (6) Calvary Baptist Church   (7) Calvary Church Of The Nazarene   (8) Capitol Baptist Church   (9) Central Mennonite Church   (10) Christ Church   (11) Christian Life Church   (12) Church Of Christ   (13) Church Of Living God   (14) Community Holy Tabernacle Of Deliverance   (15) Crossroad Christian Church   (16) Destiny Christian Church   (17) Dover Church Of God   (18) Dover Presbyterian Church   (19) Edgehill Community Church Of God   (20) Emmanuel Pentecostal Church Of God   (21) Faith Community Church   (22) First Baptist Church   (23) First Baptist Church Of Cheswold   (24) First Baptist Church Of Dover   (25) First Haitian Church Of The Nazarene   (26) First Pilgrim Baptist Church   (27) First Southern Baptist Church   (28) First United Church Of Gospel   (29) Grace Presbyterian Church   (30) Greater Love Temple   (31) Holy Cross Catholic Church   (32) Immanuel Union United Methodist Church   (33) John Wesley African Methodist Episcopal Church   (34) Kent Christian Center   (35) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (36) Kingdom Worship Center   (37) Korean Baptist Church   (38) Liberty Church   (39) Little Creek Methodist Church   (40) Little Creek United Methodist Church   (41) Love Temple Church   (42) Maranatha Christian Church   (43) Maranatha Fellowship Church   (44) Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church   (45) New Hope Pentecostal Church   (46) New Jerusalem Baptist Church   (47) Peoples United Church Of Christ   (48) Reese Memorial Chapel   (49) Saint Andrews Lutheran Church   (50) Saint Johns Lutheran Church   (51) Saint Pauls Church   (52) Salvation Army Church   (53) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (54) Solid Rock Baptist Church   (55) The Liberty Church   (56) Trinity Wesleyan Church   (57) Union Baptist Church   (58) Victory Chapel   (59) Victory Christian Fellowship Church   (60) Victory Church   (61) Wesley Chapel   (62) Wesley United Methodist Church   (63) Whatcoat United Methodist Church   (64) Wyoming United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Caesar Rodney School District   (2) City Of Dover   (3) Dover Division   (4) Little Creek Hundred   (5) Town Of Little Creek   (6) Town Of Wyoming  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 104   (2) Interchange 97   (3) Interchange 98  

Dam


(1) Moores Lake Dam   (2) Silver Lake Dam   (3) Wyoming Lake Dam  

Gut


(1) Bay Gut   (2) Boat Gut   (3) Cedar Gut   (4) Devers Gut   (5) Drum Gut   (6) Flat Gut   (7) Indian Gut   (8) Jenkins Ditch   (9) Joes Hole   (10) Kellys Ditch   (11) Little Fork   (12) Marshtown Gut   (13) Myrkle Gut   (14) Old Creek   (15) Old Womans Gut  

Hospital


(1) Bayhealth - Kent General Hospital  

Island


(1) Kelly Island   (2) Kent Island   (3) Marshall Island   (4) Needhams Island   (5) Ragged Island  

Lake


(1) Howell Pond  

Locale


(1) Bay Court Plaza Shopping Center   (2) Blue Hen Mall   (3) Carrolls Center Shopping Center   (4) Central Delaware Business Park   (5) College Business Park   (6) Dover Commons Shopping Center   (7) Dover Downs   (8) Dover East Industrial Park   (9) Dover Mall   (10) Edgehill Shopping Center   (11) Enterprise Business Park   (12) Gateway West Shopping Center   (13) Greentree Village Shopping Center   (14) Kent Swim Club   (15) Leipsic River Range Lights   (16) Maple Dale Country Club   (17) Mcd Business Park   (18) Mckee Business Park   (19) North Dover Shopping Center   (20) Pedestrian Mall   (21) Rodney Village Shopping Center   (22) The Centre At Dover Shopping Center   (23) Transportation Administration Center   (24) Tudor Industrial Park   (25) Wesley College Parking Lot A   (26) Wesley College Parking Lot B   (27) Wesley College Parking Lot C   (28) Wesley College Parking Lot D  

Mine


(1) Tarburton Pit  

Park


(1) Breck Nock Park   (2) Dover Park   (3) Dover Street Park   (4) Eden Hill   (5) Johnson Square Park   (6) Octagonal School House   (7) Old Stone Tavern   (8) Richardson Park   (9) Saulsbury Road Park   (10) Sharon Hills Memorial Park   (11) Silver Lake Park   (12) Tyn Head Court   (13) Wheel Of Fortune   (14) Williams Park  

Populated Place


(1) Anneville   (2) Beech Haven   (3) Bicentennial Village   (4) Bishops Corner   (5) Bush Manor   (6) Candlewicke   (7) Capitol Green   (8) Capitol Park   (9) Cardinal Hills   (10) Carlisle Village   (11) Carter Development   (12) Casson Corner   (13) Cedar Chase   (14) Chaplecroft   (15) Chestnut Grove   (16) Coopers Corner   (17) Cowgills Corner   (18) Crossgates   (19) Del Shire   (20) Delshire   (21) Donas Landing   (22) Dover   (23) Dover East Estates Mobile Home Park   (24) Dover Heights   (25) Dupont   (26) Dupont Manor   (27) East Lake Gardens   (28) Eberton   (29) Eden Roc   (30) Edge Hill   (31) Edgehill   (32) Edgehill Acres   (33) Fairfield Farms   (34) Fairview   (35) Four Seasons   (36) Fox Hall   (37) Foxhall Courtside   (38) Goldsboro   (39) Green Acres Mobile Home Park   (40) Greens Of Dover   (41) Greenview   (42) Hazelwood   (43) Heatherfield   (44) Hickory Dale Acres   (45) Hidden Acres   (46) Highland Acres   (47) Hilldale   (48) Hoars Addition   (49) Hughes Crossing   (50) Hunters Point   (51) Huntley   (52) Huntley Circle   (53) Independence Village   (54) Kent Acres   (55) Kings Cliff Mobile Home Park   (56) Laffertys Corner   (57) Laurel Bend   (58) Lincoln Park   (59) Little Creek   (60) Little Creek Landing   (61) Lone Star Mobile Home Park   (62) Lower Moores Corner   (63) Mallard Pond   (64) Manchester Square   (65) Marker Estates   (66) Mayfair   (67) Meadow Glen   (68) Meadow Ridge   (69) Moores Lake Development   (70) Morris Estates   (71) Oak Grove   (72) Oak Shadows   (73) Paden Corner   (74) Padens Corner Mobile Home Park   (75) Pennwood   (76) Persimmon Park Place   (77) Pharsalia   (78) Pinewood Acres Mobile Home Park   (79) Planters Woods   (80) Pleasanton Acres   (81) Port Mahon   (82) Presidential Courts   (83) Quails Nest   (84) Rockland West   (85) Rodney Village   (86) Rodric Village   (87) Sabarto East   (88) Schoolview   (89) Shady Lane   (90) Shadybrook Farms   (91) Sherwood   (92) Strimels Mobile Home Park   (93) Taylor Estates   (94) The Beeches   (95) The Blades   (96) The Hamlet   (97) Towne Point   (98) Village Of Westover   (99) Voshell Cove   (100) Wedgewood   (101) West Dover Mobile Home Park   (102) White Oak Farms   (103) Woodbrook   (104) Woodcrest   (105) Woods Manor   (106) Woods Manor East   (107) Woodstock Court   (108) Wyoming   (109) Wyoming Mills   (110) Zurkow Development  

Post Office


(1) Camden Wyoming Post Office   (2) Little Creek Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Moores Lake   (2) Silver Lake   (3) Wyoming Lake  

School


(1) Apple Grove Amish School   (2) Bank Of America Building   (3) Bellmeyer Honors House   (4) Caesar Rodney High School   (5) Caesar Rodney Junior High School   (6) Central Middle School   (7) Delaware State Police Academy   (8) Delaware State University   (9) Delaware Technical And Community College   (10) Dover Academy Elementary School   (11) Dover Christian School   (12) Dover High School   (13) East Elementary School   (14) Elizabeth W Murphey School   (15) Fairview Elementary School   (16) H B Dupont College Center   (17) Harris Kiddie Kollege And Elementary School   (18) Holy Cross Elementary School   (19) Holy Cross High School   (20) Honeysuckle School   (21) Kent Christian Academy   (22) Kent County Orthopedic School   (23) Kent North Vocational Technical High School   (24) Rose Valley School   (25) Slaybaugh Hall   (26) South Elementary School   (27) The Little School   (28) Towne Point Elementary School   (29) W Reily Brown Elementary School   (30) Wesley College   (31) Wesley College Budd Hall   (32) Wesley College Cannon Hall   (33) Wesley College Carpenter Hall   (34) Wesley College Dulany Hall   (35) Wesley College Gooding Hall   (36) Wesley College Longwood Hall   (37) Wesley College Malmberg Hall   (38) Wesley College Roe Hall   (39) West Elementary School   (40) Wiley School   (41) William Henry Middle School   (42) Williams Hall   (43) Zimmerman Hall  

Stream


(1) Almshouse Branch   (2) Cahoon Branch   (3) Devious Branch   (4) Duck Creek   (5) Fork Branch   (6) Green Creek   (7) Herring Branch   (8) Isaac Branch   (9) Issac Branch   (10) Leipsic River   (11) Maidstone Branch   (12) Morgan Branch   (13) Muddy Branch   (14) Penrose Branch   (15) Pipe Elm Branch   (16) Puncheon Run   (17) Simons River  

Tower


(1) Wdov-am Dover   (2) Wdsd-fm Dover   (3) Wken-am Dover  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Dover City, Delaware

19901 (pop. 31,485) 19904 (pop. 27,676)


Cities Nearby Dover City, Delaware

Dover Ccd, DE  (pop. 73,531) 1.1 Miles
Kent Acres Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,088) 2.2 Miles
Rodney Village Cdp, DE  (pop. 1,909) 2.2 Miles
Highland Acres Cdp, DE  (pop. 3,466) 3.1 Miles
Wyoming Town, DE  (pop. 1,283) 3.5 Miles
Camden Town, DE  (pop. 2,492) 3.6 Miles
Dover Base Housing Cdp, DE  (pop. 2,101) 3.8 Miles
Little Creek Town, DE  (pop. 194) 4.2 Miles
Rising Sun-lebanon Cdp, DE  (pop. 3,127) 4.3 Miles
Cheswold Town, DE  (pop. 1,292) 5.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Dover City, Delaware

302



Elevation in Dover City, Delaware is 46.0 ft. (14.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Dover City, Delaware

Lat: 39.161921 N        Long: -75.526755 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Dover City, Delaware need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Delaware

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 6.91 4.51 10.33 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 6.91 4.51 10.33 0.00 6.46
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.62 7.03 4.73 10.99 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.62 7.03 4.73 10.99 0.00 6.70
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.66 7.01 4.71 10.82 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.66 7.01 4.71 10.82 0.00 6.70
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.01 7.25 4.88 11.78 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 9.01 7.25 4.88 11.78 0.00 6.98
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.91 7.00 4.62 11.17 0.00 6.78
  Total Electric Industry 8.91 7.00 4.62 11.17 0.00 6.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.09 7.08 4.72 11.95 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 9.09 7.08 4.72 11.95 0.00 6.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.97 7.00 4.68 12.04 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 8.97 7.00 4.68 12.04 0.00 6.88
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.22 7.19 4.82 12.45 0.00 7.00
  Total Electric Industry 9.22 7.19 4.82 12.45 0.00 7.00
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.13 7.07 4.65 13.17 0.00 6.88
  Total Electric Industry 9.13 7.07 4.65 13.17 0.00 6.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.81 3.17 0.00 0.00 3.30
  Full-Service Providers 9.17 7.39 4.73 13.24 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 9.17 7.39 4.71 13.24 0.00 7.10
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.29 3.71 5.42 0.00 0.00 4.08
  Full-Service Providers 8.54 6.12 3.68 14.19 0.00 6.17
  Total Electric Industry 8.54 5.89 3.73 14.19 0.00 6.08
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.63 1.06 0.78 0.00 0.00 0.83
  Energy-Only Providers 3.03 4.06 3.62 0.00 0.00 3.70
  Full-Service Providers 8.61 7.09 4.90 14.17 0.00 7.00
  Total Electric Industry 8.61 7.00 4.81 14.17 0.00 6.80
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.88 0.33 0.00 0.00 0.35
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 3.97 3.57 0.00 0.00 3.58
  Full-Service Providers 8.70 7.17 5.20 14.13 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.70 7.15 4.85 14.13 0.00 6.91
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.64 0.21 0.00 0.00 0.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.02 4.41 0.00 0.00 4.41
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.32 5.61 0.00 0.00 7.43
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.31 5.15 0.00 0.00 6.96
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.04 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.19
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.10 6.43 0.00 0.00 6.43
  Full-Service Providers 8.78 7.44 5.82 0.00 0.00 7.61
  Total Electric Industry 8.78 7.44 6.06 0.00 0.00 7.53
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.98 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.19
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.53 5.40 0.00 0.00 5.40
  Full-Service Providers 9.01 7.60 6.46 0.00 0.00 7.94
  Total Electric Industry 9.01 7.60 6.21 0.00 0.00 7.76
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.58 1.35 0.31 0.00 0.00 0.77
  Energy-Only Providers 10.64 8.45 7.59 0.00 0.00 7.97
  Full-Service Providers 11.85 10.35 7.47 0.00 0.00 10.52
  Total Electric Industry 11.85 10.21 7.67 0.00 0.00 10.13

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Dover City, Delaware

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 313   (2.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 162   (1.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 435   (3.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 955   (6.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,415   (9.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 2,107   (14.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 2,501   (17.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,465   (10.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 676   (4.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 817   (5.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 294   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 236   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,567   (11.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,338   (9.4%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Dover City, Delaware)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,054

1 vehicle available : 3,060

2 vehicles available : 449

3 vehicles available : 32

4 or more vehicles available : 0

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 297

1 vehicle available : 1,207

2 vehicles available : 1,828

3 vehicles available : 461

4 or more vehicles available : 232

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 141

1 vehicle available : 530

2 vehicles available : 741

3 vehicles available : 391

4 or more vehicles available : 102

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 88

1 vehicle available : 769

2 vehicles available : 1,076

3 vehicles available : 355

4 or more vehicles available : 189


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Dover City, Delaware)

1-person household:

No workers : 2,012

1 worker : 2,583

2-person household:

No workers : 1,173

1 worker : 1,843

2 workers : 1,009

3-person household:

No workers : 224

1 worker : 796

2 workers : 677

3 workers : 208

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 179

1 worker : 956

2 workers : 727

3 or more workers : 615


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Dover City, Delaware)

Less than 5 minutes : 783

5 to 9 minutes : 3,176

10 to 14 minutes : 4,145

15 to 19 minutes : 2,722

20 to 24 minutes : 1,347

25 to 29 minutes : 421

30 to 34 minutes : 683

35 to 39 minutes : 247

40 to 44 minutes : 137

45 to 59 minutes : 972

60 to 89 minutes : 876

90 or more minutes : 374


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Dover City, Delaware

  • WSNJ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Bridgeton, NJ; Owner: Quinn Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WDOV (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WFAI (1510 AM; 2.5 kW; Quinton, NJ; Owner: Qc)
  • WCTR (1530 AM; 1.0 kW; Chestertown, MD; Owner: Wctr Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXXY (1600 AM; 3.9 kW; Dover, DE; Owner: Wxxy Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKDI (840 AM; 1.0 kW; Ridgely, MD; Owner: Bayshore Communications Inc.)
  • WYUS (930 AM; 0.5 kW; Houston, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Dover City, Delaware

  • WNCL (101.3 FM; Houston, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)
  • WJKS (101.7 FM; Shiloh, NJ; Owner: Qc Communications, Inc)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; Federalsburg, MD; Owner: Mts Broadcasting, L.c.)
  • 980320MD (88.7 FM; Harrington, DE; Owner: Eagle's Nest Fellowship Church)
  • 990728MC (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: World Revivals, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Frederica, DE; Owner: Salisbury University Foundation Inc.)
  • WRTX (91.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Temple University Of The Commonwealth System Of Higher Ed)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Chesapeake Catholic Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Odessa, DE; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • WRDX (92.9 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WDSD (94.7 FM; Cheswold, DE; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WAFL (97.7 FM; Houston, DE; Owner: Delmarva Broadcasting Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Dover City, Delaware

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,404  (34.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,165  (16.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,385  (20.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 30  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 936  (13.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 2,610  (36.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,410  (19.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,704  (37.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 63  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Dover City, Delaware

Bus Station(s)


    1166 South Bay Rd.
    Greyhound Bus Stop/Hertz
    Dover, Delaware 19901

(updated 2008)



There are 103 Farms In Dover City, Delaware


(updated 2008)



Banks In Dover City, Delaware

Pnc Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $949.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

Manufacturers And Traders Trust Company - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $270.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 734

The First National Bank Of Wyoming - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $604.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

Wilmington Savings Fund Society, Fsb - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 43

Td Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $439.3m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Citizens Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $201.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 864

The Fort Sill National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $394.1k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 85

Artisans' Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $479.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 13

Midcoast Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $246.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Dover City, Delaware

  • Dover AFB


    (about 4.1 miles in Dover, Delaware; Airport Code: DOV)

  • Summit


    (about 27.0 miles in Middletown, Delaware; Airport Code: DE2)

  • Millville Municipal


    (about 28.1 miles in Millville, New Jersey; Airport Code: MIV)

  • Sussex County


    (about 33.9 miles in Georgetown, Delaware; Airport Code: GED)

  • Cape May County


    (about 34.8 miles in Cape May, New Jersey; Airport Code: WWD)

  • Greater Wilmington


    (about 35.9 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • New Castle


    (about 36.0 miles in Wilmington, Delaware; Airport Code: ILG)

  • Rehoboth Aircrafters


    (about 37.4 miles in Dewey Beach, Delaware; Airport Code: REH)

  • Easton/Newnam Field


    (about 38.2 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)

  • Easton Municipal


    (about 38.2 miles in Easton, Maryland; Airport Code: ESN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Dover City, Delaware

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.83%

Carpooled

13.02%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.99%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.05%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.18%

Bicycle

0.50%

Walked

4.93%

Other Means

0.80%

Worked At Home

2.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Dover City, Delaware, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Dover City, Delaware)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,209

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,007

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 202

Renter-occupied housing units : 332

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 799

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,744

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,350

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,359


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Dover City, Delaware)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 681

Householder 35 to 44 years : 907

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,205

Householder 55 to 59 years : 542

Householder 60 to 64 years : 393

Householder 65 to 74 years : 694

Householder 75 years and over : 84

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 22

Householder 35 to 44 years : 77

Householder 45 to 54 years : 193

Householder 55 to 59 years : 129

Householder 60 to 64 years : 192

Householder 65 to 74 years : 500

Householder 75 years and over : 941


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Dover City, Delaware)

Less than 10.0 percent : 148

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 368

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 697

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 961

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 705

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 548

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 567

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 367

50.0 percent or more : 1,968

Not computed : 113


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Dover City, Delaware)

Built 2010 or later : $230,300

Built 2000 to 2009 : $158,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $225,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $182,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $170,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $169,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $143,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $232,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $187,500


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Dover City, Delaware: 57.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Delaware: 67.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Dover City, Delaware

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 5.39%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.72%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 9.08%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 74.05%
  • Military quarters : 7.56%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.2%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Dover City, Delaware

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 640 640 $67,452,653
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 101 $6,756,891
  Total

643 741 $74,209,544
2000        
  Single Family 763 763 $69,478,601
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

763 763 $69,478,601
2001        
  Single Family 857 857 $85,905,562
  Two Family 2 4 $253,564
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 60 $4,468,000
  Total

861 921 $90,627,126
2002        
  Single Family 1,270 1,270 $144,655,554
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,270 1,270 $144,655,554
2003        
  Single Family 1,374 1,374 $171,988,289
  Two Family 2 4 $128,998
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 380 $21,105,155
  Total

1,381 1,758 $193,222,442
2004        
  Single Family 1,498 1,498 $193,876,505
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,498 1,498 $193,876,505
2005        
  Single Family 1,496 1,496 $213,512,007
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 4 110 $7,662,600
  Total

1,500 1,606 $221,174,607
2006        
  Single Family 1,183 1,183 $186,738,585
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 7 168 $3,976,150
  Total

1,190 1,351 $190,714,735


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Dover City, DE): $38,669
Median Household Income In 2000 (Delaware): $47,381


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Dover City): $107,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Delaware): $122,000


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Dover City): $599
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Delaware): $639


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Dover City, Delaware

Utility Gas: 58.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.2%
Electricity: 19.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 17.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.2%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Dover City, Delaware are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Dover City, Delaware

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 362 $1,460,290 28 $24,642 1,895 $48,407 $13.00
Financial Administration 17 $69,369 0 $0 0 $48,966 --
Other Government Administration 16 $62,610 6 $3,392 235 $46,958 $14.43
Police Protection - Officers 90 $467,183 2 $762 62 $62,291 $12.29
Police - Other 28 $101,129 0 $0 0 $43,341 --
Firefighters 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Fire - Other 6 $21,704 0 $0 0 $43,408 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 17 $66,019 0 $0 0 $46,602 --
Solid Waste Management 13 $41,043 0 $0 0 $37,886 --
Sewerage 5 $16,629 0 $0 0 $39,910 --
Parks and Recreation 6 $20,364 3 $642 66 $40,728 $9.73
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2 $7,207 0 $0 0 $43,242 --
Water Supply 28 $91,345 0 $0 0 $39,148 --
Electric Power 64 $262,299 0 $0 0 $49,181 --
Local Libraries 12 $38,025 10 $12,930 908 $38,025 $14.24
Other and Unallocable 58 $195,363 7 $6,917 624 $40,420 $11.08

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Dover City, Delaware

Professional Home Health Care


     Address: 2145 S Dupont Hwy, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/17/1978

Bayhealth Home Care


     Address: 560 S Governors Avenue, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/6/1985

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc


     Address: 1012 State College Road, Suite 201, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/14/2006

Addus Healthcare


     Address: 1003 Mattlind Way, Milford, Delaware 19963
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/30/1996

Chester River Home Care


     Address: 6602 Church Hill Road, Chestertown, Maryland 21620
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/1/1997

Hospitals Close To Dover City, Delaware

Bayhealth Medical Center


     Address: 640 S State Street, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Chester River Hospital Center


     Address: 100 Brown St, Chestertown, Maryland 21620
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Memorial Hospital Of Salem County


     Address: 310 Woodstown Road, Salem, New Jersey 08079
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Beebe Medical Center


     Address: 424 Savannah Rd, Lewes, Delaware 19958
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital


     Address: 801 Middleford Rd, Seaford, Delaware 19973
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Dover City, Delaware

Courtland Manor


     Address: 889 South Little Creek Road, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Silver Lake Center


     Address: 1080 Silver Lake Blvd, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Westminster Village Health


     Address: 1175 Mckee Road, Dover, Delaware 19904
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Capitol Healthcare Services


     Address: 1225 Walker Road, Dover, Delaware 19901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 119
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Milford Center


     Address: 700 Marvel Road, Milford, Delaware 19963
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 131
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Dover City, Delaware

Name: Salem
Address: PO Box 236; Hancocks Bridge, NJ 08038
Distance: 23 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Dover City, Delaware

    Retired Workers: 7,270
    Disabled Workers: 1,850
    Widowers Workers: 860
    Spouses Workers: 450
    Children Workers: 1,310


(updated 2007)



Kent County, Delaware Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.65%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.41%
  • Other 0.94%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Dover City, Delaware citizens.

Relocation to Kent County, DE

8.47 % of Kent County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,636

Delaware Average 6.10 %

0.21 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,922

Delaware Average 0.14 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Kent County, DE (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • New Castle County , DE 1.92 % ($46,984 AGI )
  • Philadelphia County , PA 0.19 % ($43,981 AGI )
  • Caroline County , MD 0.16 % ($32,667 AGI )

Relocation away from Kent County, DE

6.54 % of Kent County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,085

Delaware Average 5.32 %

0.29 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,652

Delaware Average 0.10 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Kent County, DE (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • New Castle County , DE 1.09 % ($41,164 AGI )
  • Philadelphia County , PA 0.10 % ($33,481 AGI )
  • Caroline County , MD 0.07 % ($26,421 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Delaware

Low Bracket: $5,000 (2.20%)
High Bracket: $60,000 (5.95%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Delaware

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Dover City, Delaware is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Dover City, Delaware

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Lightning        
06/28/2007, 12:00 am 0 3 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/26/1998, 04:00 pm 0 0 $2M --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Dover City, Delaware directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Dover City, Delaware

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 4 2 1 5 1 1
    per 100,000 3 3 3 6 6 6 3 11 5 3 14 3 3
Rape 15 15 24 16 13 17 16 19 21 10 15 13 16
    per 100,000 46 45 73 48 38 49 46 52 57 27 41 35 43
Robbery 55 50 47 59 40 47 62 81 69 52 73 61 58
    per 100,000 168 151 142 177 117 135 176 223 189 140 200 165 155
Assault 123 117 167 168 152 223 198 194 196 176 220 205 191
    per 100,000 377 353 506 504 445 643 564 535 536 474 604 555 511
Burglary 150 105 166 125 93 142 111 186 158 151 132 116 88
    per 100,000 459 317 503 375 272 409 316 513 432 407 362 314 235
Larceny Theft 1,590 1,528 1,647 1,567 1,434 1,435 1,625 1,705 1,669 1,858 2,030 2,008 1,919
    per 100,000 4,870 4,615 4,993 4,702 4,199 4,136 4,625 4,698 4,564 5,006 5,574 5,433 5,131
Vehicle Theft 103 107 104 115 115 125 125 125 89 113 81 65 86
    per 100,000 315 323 315 345 337 360 356 344 243 304 222 176 230
Arson 17 12 7 11 8 12 11 13 16 11 10 10 0
    per 100,000 52 36 21 33 23 35 31 36 44 30 27 27 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
49 46 60 61 52 72 69 75 72 60 78 70 67
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
465 438 481 455 413 429 468 507 483 533 563 550 523
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
257 242 270 258 232 250 269 291 278 297 321 310 295


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Delaware

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,961 2,984 696 3,461 3,775 3,998 4,040 4,631 4,871 4,489


(updated 2014)



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