Statewide Claims to Fame

Dover is 1st in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Dover is 2nd in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Dover is 15th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Dover, Ohio Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 12,795 141st 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.7 174th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,256.1 109th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 5.9% 164th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.3% 189th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 22.0% 15th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.3% 148th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 24.0% 127th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Race - White 94.1% 94th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.1% 219th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 2nd 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.5% 218th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.7% 1st 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 206th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.1% 42nd 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 92.7% 88th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Female residents 52.6% 96th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.9% 132nd 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Housing units 5,578 146th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 22.0% 157th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 5,187 142nd 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 71.7% 115th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $116,000 174th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 156th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $21,825 185th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $41,968 176th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 11.8% 128th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Dover Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 847 174th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $173,064 159th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,939 126th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $12,514 205th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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