Statewide Claims to Fame

Dover is 4th in New Hampshire out of 13 other cities in Current population (2012)

Dover is 4th in New Hampshire out of 24 other cities in Households

Dover is 4th in New Hampshire out of 24 other cities in Housing units

Dover is 5th in New Hampshire out of 13 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Dover is 5th in New Hampshire out of 24 other cities in Race - Asian

Dover is 6th in New Hampshire out of 24 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Dover is 6th in New Hampshire out of 24 other cities in Race - Two or More

Dover is 7th in New Hampshire out of 13 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Dover is 8th in New Hampshire out of 24 other cities in Income per capita

Dover is 9th in New Hampshire out of 13 other cities in Retail sales

Dover, New Hampshire Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Current population (2012) 30,220 4th 1,320,718 313,914,040
Size in square miles 26.7 10th 8,952.6 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,122.4 14th 147 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Residents younger than 5 6.0% 12th 5.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.3% 16th 20.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.1% 14th 14.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.3% 13th 91.2% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 37.8% 9th 33.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Race - White 90.6% 19th 94.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.7% 6th 1.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 17th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.6% 5th 2.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 24th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.3% 6th 1.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.2% 13th 3.0% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 89.3% 19th 91.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Female residents 51.0% 14th 50.6% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.6% 9th 5.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Housing units 13,685 4th 617,704 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 44.3% 11th 25.4% 25.9%
Households 12,429 4th 514,869 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.8% 16th 72.5% 66.1%
Home median value $242,800 9th $250,000 $186,200
People per household 2.3 12th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Income per capita $31,795 8th $32,357 $27,915
Income per household $57,521 10th $64,664 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.3% 12th 8.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Dover Rank New Hampshire US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,030 5th 137,815 27,092,908
Retail sales $381,453 9th $25,353,874 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,338 11th $19,246 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $58,742 7th $2,630,968 $613,795,732

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