Dover, Idaho

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Population in 2013: 553 (21% urban, 79% rural). Population change since 2000: +61.7%
Males: 283  (51.2%)
Females: 270  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  40.1 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83825, 83864.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $74,685 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Dover:

$74,685
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,474 (it was $27,861 in 2000)

Dover city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $243,257 (it was $134,400 in 2000)
Dover:

$243,257
ID:

$159,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $856.

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  • Races in Dover, ID (2010)

    Dover races chart
    • 52895.0%White alone
    • 142.5%Hispanic
    • 91.6%Two or more races
    • 30.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Asian alone

Races in Dover detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dover: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.8%), English (14.1%), Irish (10.8%), Norwegian (7.5%), Scottish (6.1%), Polish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2060 feet

Land area: 1.34 square miles.

Population density: 413 people per square mile   (low).

Dover,ID real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Dover:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dover city:

  • Never married: 16.5%
  • Now married: 71.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 1.4%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Idaho:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,486 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,489 (0.5%)

Dover satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (49.8 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (261.6 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (984.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Sandpoint, ID (1.6 miles ), Ponderay, ID (2.1 miles ), Kootenai, ID (2.4 miles ), Blanchard-Glengary, ID (3.3 miles ), Hope, ID (3.7 miles) , East Hope, ID (3.8 miles) , Priest River, ID (3.9 miles ), Oldtown, ID (4.5 miles) .

Latitude: 48.25 N, Longitude: 116.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Dover household income distribution Dover home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Idaho:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in Dover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Dover, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Dover-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 381.2 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 318.4 miles away from Dover center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 282.9 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 289.8 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 274.1 miles away from Dover center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 538.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bonner County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Dover:

  • VALLEY VISTA CARE CENTER OF SANDPOINT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SANDPOINT, ID)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF SANDPOINT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SANDPOINT, ID)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - SANDPOINT (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; SANDPOINT, ID)
  • FMC IDAHO PANHANDLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; PONDERAY, ID)

Amtrak station near Dover:

  • 1 miles: SANDPOINT (RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dover:

  • North Idaho College (about 41 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; Full-time enrollment: 4,684)
  • Whitworth University (about 52 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Community College (about 54 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 55 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 57 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 70 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • University of Idaho (about 108 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)

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Notable location: Westside Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bonner County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 35.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

35.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 7.01. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.01
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dover and their reported violations in the past:

DOVER CITY OF (Population served: 212, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In NOV-2005
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.1%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.5%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

Dover compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Idaho average:

11.0

Dover travel time to work - commute Dover mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Wood (23%)
  • Electricity (22%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Dover city (based on Bonner County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,57137
Other2,98911
Catholic1,9534
Mainline Protestant1,0206
None30,344-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Bonner County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Bonner County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Bonner County:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

11.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Bonner County:

22.5%
Idaho:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.4%
State:

11.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$4,542$27,2520$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$657
Sewerage 1$1,951$23,4122$350
Water Supply 1$1,958$23,4961$225
Totals for Government 4$8,451$25,3539$1,232

6.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,237 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Idaho average:

7.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kootenai County, ID  1.00% ($24,703 average AGI)
from Spokane County, WA  0.55% ($32,850)
from Boundary County, ID  0.30% ($22,279)


7.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.31%
Idaho average:

7.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kootenai County, ID  1.65% ($30,050 average AGI)
to Spokane County, WA  0.61% ($31,489)
to Boundary County, ID  0.27% ($33,846)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dover:

  • KSPT (1400 AM; 1 kW; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: BLUE SKY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KDRK (1050 AM; 5 kW; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dover:

  • KPND (95.3 FM; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: BLUE SKY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KIBX (92.1 FM; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KIBR (102.5 FM; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: BENEFIELD BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KTWD (97.5 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSFC (91.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Dover:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K64BD (Channel 64; KELLOGG, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K24DW (Channel 24; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DIST. 81/KSPS TV)
  • K48DX (Channel 48; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • K52GH (Channel 52; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)

Dover fatal accident list:

Jan 3, 1994 02:35 PM, Us2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $3,860,000Total costs
  • 5,800Total average daily traffic
  • 638Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,700Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K7OXM, Licensee ID: L01029905
    Grant Date: 07/08/2005, Expiration Date: 07/08/2015
    Registrant: Virgil L Minden Sr, Dover, ID 83825
  • Call Sign: WB7QQI
    Grant Date: 11/29/1988, Expiration Date: 11/29/1998, Cancellation Date: 11/30/2000
    Registrant: Donald L Anderson, Dover, ID 83825
  • Call Sign: KF7NHB, Licensee ID: L01609708
    Grant Date: 12/23/2010, Expiration Date: 12/23/2020, Certifier: Willard S Protsman
    Registrant: Willard S Protsman, Dover, ID 83825

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH E-55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-520 SER (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 132B , Serial Number: TE-1189, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/2002
    Registrant (Partnership): Arthur D Danchuck, Po Box 7, Dover, ID 83825, Other Owners: Danny D Danchuck

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Dover

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dover, ID

Dover on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Social scientists and related workers"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Management, professional, and related occupations:"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households)"
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