Dover, Ohio Population 2022

12,663
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Dover is a city located in Tuscarawas County Ohio. Dover has a 2020 population of 12,663. Dover is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually and its population has decreased by -1.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,869 in 2010.

The average household income in Dover is $72,138 with a poverty rate of 8.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $849 per month, and the median house value is $133,500. The median age in Dover is 42 years, 40.2 years for males, and 44.5 years for females.

Dover Demographics

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

  • White: 93.76%
  • Two or more races: 3.41%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Black or African American: 1.14%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dover, Ohio is 12,663 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,663.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,869.

Dover, Ohio Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202191,803-92-0.10%
202091,895-92-0.10%
201991,987-92-0.10%
201892,079-229-0.25%
201792,308-252-0.27%
201692,560-179-0.19%
201592,739870.09%
201492,652500.05%
201392,6021890.20%
201292,413-70-0.08%
201192,483-60-0.06%
201092,5430.00%

Dover Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,97793.76%
Two or More Races4363.41%
Asian1621.27%
Black or African American1461.14%
Some Other Race320.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.16%
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Dover Population by Race

Dover Population Pyramid $2022

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Dover Median Age

42


Total

40.2


Male

44.5


Female

Dover Adults

There are 9,785 adults, (3,087 of whom are seniors) in Dover.

Dover Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Dover Sex Ratio

Female

6,647

52.04%

Male

6,127

47.96%

Dover Population by Age

Dover Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dover Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Male54.2%45.8%
Female61.1%38.9%
All65.7%34.3%
Married84.2%15.8%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dover Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0832.4465.7
Married2,4193.1484.2
Non Family2,0361.2145.6
Female4733.8861.1
Male1553.3554.2

3.2

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Dover Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4234.77%
9th to 12th Grade5626.34%
High School Graduate3,14235.43%
Some College1,79320.22%
Associates Degree6257.05%
Bachelors Degree1,39715.76%
Graduate Degree92510.43%
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Dover Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dover Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,1737,4902,190
Hispanic35313724
Black14660
2+ Races14511332
Asian878776
Other Race32
Native American2121

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 87.36%.

Dover Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,934$45,607$30,076
Less Than 9th Grade$25,789$30,983$14,652
High School Graduate$34,115$42,274$23,490
Some College$32,444$50,662$23,790
Bachelors Degree$40,079$44,130$34,231
Graduate Degree$86,696$92,090$65,135

$35,934

Average Earnings

$45,607

Average Male

$30,076

Average Female

Dover Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dover Language by Age

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Dover Language

93.32% of Dover residents speak only English, while 6.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.52% of the population.

Dover Language

Dover Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9866215.65%
Hispanic79128536.03%
Multiple43613831.65%
Black1358160.00%
Other32NaN%

8.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.19%

Male Poverty Rate

10.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dover

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dover is Black, with 60.00% 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 1.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.03%.

Dover Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.52%
High School6.54%
Some College4.29%
Bachelors or Greater1.31%

Dover Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed65.97%
Male Unemployed28.30%
Male Employed4.39%
Female Employed2.33%

Dover Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dover Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,898$72,138
Families$71,181$88,912
Married Families$84,882-
Non Families$33,333$45,044
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Income by Household Type

Dover Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

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 55-64, 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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903

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam358
Second Gulf War139
First Gulf War137
Korea128
World War II78

Dover Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74292
75+280
35 to 54168
55 to 64105
18 to 3458

Dover Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8959.65%
2+ Races84.08%

Dover Veterans by Race

Dover Veterans by Education

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1.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dover Veterans by Education

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61.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

4%

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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83.98%

Born in Dover

95.65%

Native Born

4.35%

Foreign Born

2.30%

Non Citizen

2.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.65% of Dover residents were born in the United States, with 83.98% having been born in Ohio. 2.30% 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
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202212,663-20-0.16%
202112,683-20-0.16%
202012,703-20-0.16%
201912,723-20-0.16%
201812,743-32-0.25%
201712,775-47-0.37%
201612,822-39-0.30%
201512,861-9-0.07%
201412,87030.02%
201312,867190.15%
201212,848-15-0.12%
201112,863-6-0.05%
201012,8696590.53%
200012,2108810.75%
199011,329-453-0.39%
198011,7822660.23%
197011,5162160.19%
196011,3006,3888.69%
19504,9121,7124.38%
19403,2000.00%

Dover Population by Year