Dover, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 102 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 39  (38.9%)
Females: 63  (61.1%)
Median resident age:  49.3 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip code: 64022

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,836 (it was $39,688 in 2000)
Dover:

$36,836
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,496 (it was $40,768 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $70,975 (it was $32,900 in 2000)
Dover:

$70,975
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $714.

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  • Races in Dover, MO (2010)

    Dover races chart
    • 9390.3%White alone
    • 54.9%Black alone
    • 43.9%Hispanic
    • 11.0%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dover: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (22.9%), Irish (17.7%), United States (9.4%), English (8.3%), Greek (5.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1900

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 531 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Dover:

  • High school or higher: 61.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 48.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dover town:

  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 8.9%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 2.4%

13 residents are foreign born (14.4% Latin America).

This town:

14.4%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,328 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $568 (0.8%)

Dover satellite photo by USGS

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

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

7.4%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-6.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Other services, except public administration (31%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Public administration (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (26%)
  • Community and social service occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (31%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Dover, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dover-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 58% 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 near Missouri state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 316.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 265.8 miles away from Dover center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 278.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 313.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 307.5 miles away from Dover center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 330.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

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: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Dover:

  • MEYER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HIGGINSVILLE, MO)
  • KELLING HOSP (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WAVERLY, MO)
  • APPLE RIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WAVERLY, MO)
  • LAFAYETTE REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; LEXINGTON, MO)
  • FMC -LETHOLT DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; RICHMOND, MO)
  • RAY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 16 miles away; RICHMOND, MO)
  • SHIRKEY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; RICHMOND, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dover:

  • University of Central Missouri (about 31 miles; Warrensburg, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,952)
  • State Fair Community College (about 41 miles; Sedalia, MO; FT enrollment: 3,581)
  • Rockhurst University (about 49 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 49 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 50 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Grantham University (about 53 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 8,385)
  • Park University (about 53 miles; Parkville, MO; FT enrollment: 9,131)

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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.7%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.0% for Hispanic or Latino 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.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Missouri average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (76%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,73345
Mainline Protestant4,72726
Other1,7336
Catholic1,3783
Black Protestant7616
None12,049-
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: 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 2012)
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)

5.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,255 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
Missouri average:

6.69%

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 Jackson County, MO  2.05% ($33,803 average AGI)
from Johnson County, MO  0.43% ($30,308)
from Ray County, MO  0.31% ($26,158)


6.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,804 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Missouri average:

6.91%

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 Jackson County, MO  2.33% ($31,255 average AGI)
to Johnson County, MO  0.68% ($25,711)
to Saline County, MO  0.33% ($27,561)

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
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • 4,266Total average daily traffic
  • 597Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,892Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

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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