Dover, New Hampshire Population 2018

Dover, New Hampshire's estimated population is 31,398 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Dover, New Hampshire is the 4th largest city in New Hampshire based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1174.65 people/mi² (453.53 people/km²), with a household density of 197.34 people/km² (511.12 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36.4 years, 35.3 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 13,662 households in the city, with an average size of 2.33 people per household. The vacancy rate was 6.4%, with a median rent of $1027/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $238,100.

The median income for households in Dover, New Hampshire is $63,096, while the mean household income is $78,814. The per capita income is $33,637, and 6.3% of families and 10.1% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 10.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 6.9% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,3983121.00%
201631,0862390.77%
201530,8471340.44%
201430,7133091.02%
201330,404720.24%
201230,332310.10%
201130,3012780.93%
201030,0233,13911.68%
200026,8841,8427.36%
199025,0422,66511.91%
198022,3771,5277.32%
197020,8501,7198.99%
196019,1313,25720.52%
195015,8748845.90%
194014,9901,41710.44%
193013,5735444.18%
192013,029-218-1.65%
191013,247400.30%
190013,2074173.26%
189012,7901,1039.44%
188011,6872,39325.75%
18709,2947929.32%
18608,5023063.73%
18508,1961,73826.91%
18406,4581,00918.52%
18305,4490.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,966
Asian1,357
Two or More Races920
Black or African American410
Some Other Race54
American Indian and Alaska Native43
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Dover Nh Population Pyramid 2018

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Dover Nh Median Age

36.4


Total

35.3


Male

38.3


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 25,275 adults in Dover Nh.

Dover Nh Age Dependency

51

Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dover Nh Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.1
Houses Without Mortgage
2,308
Houses With Mortgage
4,346
Vacancy Rate
6.4
Median Rent
1,027
Median Home Value
238,100
Renter-Occupied Units
6,139
Owner-Occupied Units
6,654
Total Housing Units
13,662

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Dover Nh for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4% and the labor force participation rate is 70.9%.

Dover Nh Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.33
Average Family Size
2.92
Total Households
12793
Married Couple Households
5607
Male Householder (no wife) Families
505
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1373
Non Family Households
5308
Total Families
7485
Households With Own Children
3226
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
9.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.1

Dover Nh Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
600
$10,000 to $14,999
607
$15,000 to $24,999
983
$25,000 to $34,999
1,072
$35,000 to $49,999
1,752
$50,000 to $74,999
2,536
$75,000 to $99,999
1,985
$100,000 to $149,999
1,977
$150,000 to $199,999
740
Over $200,000
541

Dover Nh Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Dover Nh

New Hampshire

$63,096

$68,485

$78,814

$87,900

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Dover Nh Education Data

Dover Nh Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
4902.28%
9th to 12th Grade
1,1325.26%
High School Graduate
4,28819.92%
Some College
4,42120.54%
Associates Degree
2,0259.41%
Bachelors Degree
5,37624.97%
Graduate Degree
3,79717.64%