Dover Population By Year

Population Graph For Dover, 1990 - 2022
Year Population Rank in US Growth Rate
2021 342 14,687 -0.6%
2020 344 14,651 -1.5%
2010 401 14,316 -1.0%
2000 444 13,911 -0.2%
1990 454 13,499

What is the current population of Dover?

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.

What was the peak population of Dover?

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.

How quickly is Dover shrinking?

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.

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
14376 Sugar Mountain 375 65.9%
14540 Bostic 356 3.4%
14604 Saratoga 350 -7.4%
14628 Ruth 348 1.7%
14648 Bethania 346 0.8%
14677 Bridgeton 343 -8.5%
14687 Dover 342 -22.9%
14700 Bunn 341 -4.7%
14760 Falcon 335 -4.8%
14764 Stovall 335 -10.9%
14768 Morven 334 -41.3%
14874 Calypso 324 -28.6%
14880 Seven Devils 324 141.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2021
14681 Roberts, Illinois 343 -11.1%
14682 Shickley, Nebraska 343 -8.5%
14683 Smithton, Pennsylvania 343 -22.5%
14684 Vanlue, Ohio 343 -7.2%
14685 Wakonda, South Dakota 343 -8.0%
14686 Bishop, Georgia 342 132.6%
14687 Dover, North Carolina 342 -22.9%
14688 False Pass, Alaska 342 442.8%
14689 Fort Coffee, Oklahoma 342 -16.9%
14690 Joppa, Illinois 342 -16.1%
14691 Kendleton, Texas 342 -26.7%
14692 Lacona, Iowa 342 -5.7%
14693 McVeytown, Pennsylvania 342 -15.3%

What is the voting age population of Dover, North Carolina?

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.

What percentage of Dover, North Carolina residents are senior citizens?

According to the latest census statistics, 26.7% of the residents of Dover are 65 or older.

What are the racial demographics of Dover, North Carolina?

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.

What percentage of Dover, North Carolina residents are below the poverty line?

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.

What percentage of Dover, North Carolina residents are in the labor force?

Among those aged 16 and older, 57.3% of Dover residents are in the labor force.

What are the education levels among Dover, North Carolina residents?

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.

What percentage of Dover, North Carolina residents speak a non-English language at home?

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.

What is the unemployment rate in Dover, North Carolina?

The unemployment rate in Dover is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.

What percentage of Dover, North Carolina residents work for the government?

In Dover, 33.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.

What is the median income in Dover, North Carolina?

The median household income in Dover is $40,625.

What percentage of housing units are owner-occupied in Dover, North Carolina?

In Dover, 76.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.

What percentage of housing units are rented in Dover, North Carolina?

Renters occupy 23.6% of housing units in Dover.

What percentage of Dover, North Carolina housing units were built before 1940?

Of all the housing units in Dover, 17.6% of them were build before 1940.

What percentage of Dover, North Carolina housing units were built after 2000?

In Dover, 9.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.

What is the median monthly rent in Dover, North Carolina?

The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dover is $713.

What percentage of households in Dover, North Carolina have broadband internet?

In Dover, 61.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.


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