For population 25 years and over in Dover:
For population 15 years and over in Dover city:
13 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $395 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Little Rock, AR (63.8 miles , pop. 183,133).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (166.4 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (276.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Russellville, AR (2.9 miles ), Hector, AR (2.9 miles ), London, AR (2.9 miles ), Pottsville, AR (3.3 miles ), Dardanelle, AR (3.6 miles ), Knoxville, AR (3.8 miles ), Hagarville, AR (3.8 miles) , Atkins, AR (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.40 N, Longitude: 93.11 W
Area code: 479
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Dover detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+6.3%).
Work and jobs in Dover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dover, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dover-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 202% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/5/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.9 miles away from the Dover city center killed 13 people and injured 139 people and caused $119 million in damages.
On 3/14/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dover-area historical earthquake activity is below Arkansas state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 53.6 miles away from Dover center
On 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.0 miles away from Dover center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pope County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dover:
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Operable nuclear power plants near Dover:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dover:
Public high school in Dover:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.33. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 16.6. This is significantly better than average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 6.06. This is significantly worse than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dover and their reported violations in the past:DOVER WATERWORKS (Population served: 1764, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.0%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 23.1% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Dover compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Dover (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dover city (based on Pope County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,402 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($97 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,494 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Dover fatal accident list:
Nov 1, 2010 08:00 PM, Sr-27-11, Lat: 35.42945, Lon: -93.057975, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 2007 06:12 AM, Buck Moutain Rd., Lat: 35.375044, Lon: -92.998442, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jul 5, 2003 05:13 PM, Sr-7-15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 13, 1997 05:03 PM, Sh-07-15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 11, 1991 06:45 AM, 7s15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 4, 1990 06:20 AM, 7s15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dover)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Dover, AR)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dover)
FAA Registered Aircraft:12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Dover)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dover, AR
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.