Dover is a city located in Norfolk County Massachusetts. With a 2020 population of 2,490, it is the 166th largest city in Massachusetts and the 9774th largest city in the United States. Dover is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually but its population has decreased by -1.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,518 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Dover has a population density of 587 people per square mile.
The average household income in Dover is $355,097 with a poverty rate of 0.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $986,000. The median age in Dover is 43.9 years, 43.3 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Doverwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
84.66% of Dover residents speak only English, while 15.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.61% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Dover is White, with 0.49% 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 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Dover
87.93% of Dover residents were born in the United States, with 60.37% having been born in Massachusetts. 1.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.