Dover, Massachusetts Population 2020

2,533

Dover is a city located in Massachusetts. Dover has a 2020 population of 2,533. Dover is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 11.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,265 in 2010. Dover reached it's highest population of 2,533 in 2018.

The average household income in Dover is $328,744 with a poverty rate of 0.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $3,432 per month, and the median house value is $937,700. The median age in Dover is 44.2 years, 42.9 years for males, and 44.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.7 males.

Dover Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dover was:

  • White: 78.09%
  • Asian: 12.36%
  • Two or more races: 5.96%
  • Black or African American: 3.59%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Dover, Massachusetts is 2,533, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,533.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,265.

Dover, Massachusetts Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,97878.09%
Asian31312.36%
Two or More Races1515.96%
Black or African American913.59%

Dover Population Pyramid 2020

Dover Median Age

44.2


Total

42.9


Male

44.8


Female

Dover Adults

There are 1,816 adults, (471 of whom are seniors) in Dover.

Dover Age Dependency

88.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dover Sex Ratio

Female

1,202

47.45%

Male

1,331

52.55%

Dover Households and Families

Dover Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dover Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married95.3%4.7%
All93.6%6.4%
Non Family90.2%9.8%
Male0%100%

93.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8393.0293.6
Married6873.3795.3
Non Family1121.190.2
Female292100
Male113.090

3.28

Average Family Size

3.02

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dover Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade181.13%
High School Graduate1358.44%
Some College1438.94%
Associates Degree583.62%
Bachelors Degree40725.44%
Graduate Degree83952.44%

Dover Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3241,306992
Asian218218207
Black393939
Hispanic1111
Multiple Races888

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$108,611$157,125$66,319
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$52,083$$51,528
Bachelors Degree$81,786$157,045$48,750
Graduate Degree$155,855$188,977$82,368

$108,611

Average Earnings

$157,125

Average Male

$66,319

Average Female

Dover Language

Dover Language by Age

Dover Language

84.03% of Dover residents speak only English, while 15.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.81% of the population.

Dover Poverty

Dover Poverty by Race

0.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

1.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dover

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dover is White, with 0.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dover is White, with 0.66% 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 2.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Dover Income

Dover Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$212,574$328,744
Families$242,917$359,210
Married Families$250,000-
Non Families$114,167$129,440

Dover Marital Status

Dover Marital Status

Marriage Rates

71.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

72.2%

Male Marriage Rate

70.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Dover Married by Age and Sex

Dover Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Dover Marital Status by Race

Dover Veterans

95

Number of Veterans

95

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea37
Vietnam27
Second Gulf War12
World War II9
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+56
65 to 7427
18 to 3412
55 to 64
35 to 54

$Dover Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dover Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Dover Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

52.07%

Born in Massachusetts

83.77%

Native Born

16.23%

Foreign Born

4.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.77% of Dover residents were born in the United States, with 52.07% having been born in Massachusetts. 4.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,5330.00%
20192,5330.00%
20182,5331486.21%
20172,385-68-2.77%
20162,453120.49%
20152,4411928.54%
20142,24921710.68%
20132,032-233-10.29%
20122,265-57-2.45%
20112,322572.52%
20102,2650.00%