Dover, Florida Population 2022

3,178
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Dover is a city located in Hillsborough County Florida. With a 2020 population of 3,178, it is the 554th largest city in Florida and the 8577th largest city in the United States. Dover is currently declining at a rate of -1.37% annually and its population has decreased by -2.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,266 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Dover has a population density of 1,222 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dover is $40,555 with a poverty rate of 32.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $713 per month, and the median house value is $136,300. The median age in Dover is 32.6 years, 32.8 years for males, and 32.5 years for females.

Dover Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Doverwas:

  • White: 68.33%
  • Other race: 19.46%
  • Black or African American: 6.84%
  • Two or more races: 3.87%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Dover, Florida is 3,178 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,266.

Dover, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

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Dover Population by Race

Dover Population Pyramid 2022

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Dover Median Age

36.9


Total

34.7


Male

43.1


Female

Dover Adults

There are 2,404 adults, (353 of whom are seniors) in Dover.

Dover Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dover Sex Ratio

Female

1,379

44.51%

Male

1,719

55.49%

Dover Population by Age

Dover Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dover Household Types

51.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dover Households and Families

3.79

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Dover Households by Type

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Dover Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dover Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 90.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 38.24%.

Dover Educational Attainment by Race

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$21,091

Average Earnings

$18,258

Average Male

$22,136

Average Female

Dover Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dover Language by Age

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Dover Language

48.36% of Dover residents speak only English, while 51.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 51.13% of the population.

Dover Language

Dover Poverty by Race

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32.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.98%

Male Poverty Rate

30.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dover

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dover is Hispanic, with 41.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dover is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.38%.

Dover Poverty

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Dover Poverty Rate by Education

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Dover Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dover Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Dover Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Dover Married by Age and Sex

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Dover Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Dover Marital Status by Race

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Dover Marital Status

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294

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Dover Veterans by War

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Dover Veterans by Age

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Dover Veterans by Race

Dover Veterans by Education

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4.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dover Veterans by Education

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59.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dover Employment by Age

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Dover Employment by Race

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Dover Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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42.12%

Born in Dover

72.85%

Native Born

27.15%

Foreign Born

20.79%

Non Citizen

6.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

72.85% of Dover residents were born in the United States, with 42.12% having been born in Florida. 20.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dover Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Dover Population by Year