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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dover is 342. Dover, North Carolina is the 14,687th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Dover was in 1990, when its population was 454. In 1990, Dover was the 13,499th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,687th largest city in the US. Dover is currently 24.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Dover has shrunk 22.9% since the year 2000. Dover, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14685||Wakonda, South Dakota||343||-8.0%|
|14687||Dover, North Carolina||342||-22.9%|
|14688||False Pass, Alaska||342||442.8%|
|14689||Fort Coffee, Oklahoma||342||-16.9%|
The total voting age population of Dover, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 204. The voting age population is 48.5% male and 51.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.7% of the residents of Dover are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dover are 49.6% White, 47.9% Black and 2.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dover, 17.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 43.3%. On a per-household basis, 12.9% of families are below the poverty line in Dover.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.3% of Dover residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.6% of Dover residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.2% have a bachelor's degree and 1.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dover residents aged 5 and older, 3.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dover is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dover, 33.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dover is $40,625.
In Dover, 76.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.6% of housing units in Dover.
Of all the housing units in Dover, 17.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Dover, 9.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dover is $713.
In Dover, 61.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.