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Population in 2012: 102 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 

Males: 57  (56.0%)
Females: 45  (44.0%)

Median resident age:  46.8 years
Missouri median age:  33.9 years

Zip code: 64022

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,998 (it was $39,688 in 2000)
Dover:

$38,998
MO:

$45,321
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,987

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $61,452 (it was $32,900 in 2000)
Dover:

$61,452
MO:

$135,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $77,847; Detached houses: $86,431; Mobile homes: $26,338

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  • White alone - 93 (90.3%)
  • Black alone - 5 (4.9%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (3.9%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (1.0%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Dover: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (17.6%), United States (12.0%), Irish (11.3%), English (9.2%), French (6.3%), Scottish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1900

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 531 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Dover:

  • High school or higher: 74.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 48.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dover town:

  • Never married: 8.7%
  • Now married: 79.8%
  • Separated: 7.7%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 1.9%

11 residents are foreign born

This town:  9.5%
Missouri:  3.8%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Dover, Missouri as of August 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Dover to the number of sex offenders is 102 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,200 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $675 (1.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Independence, MO (39.3 miles , pop. 113,288).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (47.2 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (365.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Corder, MO (2.6 miles ), Norborne, MO (2.8 miles ), Higginsville, MO (3.0 miles ), Waverly, MO (3.0 miles ), Hardin, MO (3.1 miles ), Lexington, MO (3.2 miles ), Alma, MO (3.2 miles ), Aullville, MO (3.5 miles) .

Latitude: 39.19 N, Longitude: 93.69 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 660

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.8%
Missouri:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-6.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (55%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Public administration (36%)
  • Other services, except public administration (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)


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Tornado activity:

Dover-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 135% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Dover town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.9 miles away from the town center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dover-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 52.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.4 miles away from Dover center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.3 miles away from Dover center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lafayette County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Dover:

  • MEYER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HIGGINSVILLE, MO)
  • KELLING HOSP (Hospital, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; WAVERLY, MO)
  • APPLE RIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WAVERLY, MO)

Political contributions by individuals in Dover, MO

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dover:

  • University of Central Missouri (about 31 miles; Warrensburg, MO; Full-time enrollment: 7,698)
  • State Fair Community College (about 41 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Longview (about 46 miles; Lees Summit, MO; FT enrollment: 2,917)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods (about 47 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,138)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 49 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 9,113)
  • Grantham University (about 53 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 4,150)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 57 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 2,397)

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Notable location: Corder Fire Protection District Station 2 Dover (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Lafayette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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AQI  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.5. This is about average.
City:

30.5
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.33. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.33
U.S.:

9.59
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 16.6. This is significantly better than average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
City:

16.6
U.S.:

24.5
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 6.06. This is significantly worse than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
City:

6.06
U.S.:

3.97


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.6%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.3%
Whole state:  6.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Dover compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above 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 below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Dover travel time to work - commute


Dover mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (70%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Utility gas (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Dover town (based on Lafayette County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.15%
Here61.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents31.7%21.0%10.9%10.4%7.4%
Congregations21.7%11.6%15.9%8.7%5.8%
NameChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Assemblies of GodChristian Churches and Churches of ChristCommunity Church of ChristOther
Adherents6.5%2.6%2.5%1.8%5.2%
Congregations7.2%7.2%2.9%4.3%14.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Lafayette County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Lafayette County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Lafayette County:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lafayette County:

30.7%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.4%
State:

13.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

Dover government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($49.02)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($39.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,000 ($49.02)

Dover government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($29.41)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $3,000 ($29.41)
    Total General Sales: $2,000 ($19.61)
    NEC: $1,000 ($9.80)
    Property: $1,000 ($9.80)

Dover government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $57,000 ($558.82)

7.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,782 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Missouri average:

7.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jackson County, MO  2.97% ($42,153 average AGI)
from Johnson County, MO  0.64% ($109,935)
from Saline County, MO  0.31% ($25,568)


7.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
Missouri average:

7.66%

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:
to Jackson County, MO  2.96% ($30,499 average AGI)
to Johnson County, MO  0.53% ($22,953)
to Ray County, MO  0.37% ($25,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dover:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLEX (1570 AM; 0 kW; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KAOL (1430 AM; 1 kW; CARROLLTON, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dover:

  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)
  • KMZU (100.7 FM; CARROLLTON, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KRLI (103.9 FM; MALTA BEND, MO; Owner: KANZA, INC.)
  • KPOW-FM (97.7 FM; LA MONTE, MO; Owner: SEDALIA INVESTMENT GROUP LLC)
  • KMMO-FM (102.9 FM; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAYX (92.5 FM; RICHMOND, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTBG (90.9 FM; WARRENSBURG, MO; Owner: CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KXKX (105.7 FM; KNOB NOSTER, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMVC (91.7 FM; MARSHALL, MO; Owner: MISSOURI VALLEY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Dover:

  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMOS-TV (Channel 6; SEDALIA, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF CENTRAL MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Dover fatal accident list:

Aug 15, 1975 01:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,266
Total average daily truck traffic: 597
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 7,892

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dover)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • DOVER, 3.4 Miles East Of (Lat: 39.192778 Lon: -93.624083), Overall height: 75 m, Call Sign: KYO54
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.90 MHz, 6197.20 MHz, 6226.90 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 6256.50 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/09/1985, Expiration Date: 01/01/1900, Cancellation Date: 03/08/1999
    Registrant: Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, 100 N Tucker St Room 9 B 05, St Louis, MO 63101


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

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