For population 25 years and over in Dover:
For population 15 years and over in Dover town:
489 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 2.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (20.7 miles , pop. 74,848).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (63.2 miles , pop. 222,611).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (70.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Dover Plains, NY (2.0 miles ), Union Vale, NY (2.5 miles ), Kent, CT (2.6 miles ), Washington, NY (2.9 miles ), Beekman, NY (2.9 miles ), Pawling, NY (3.0 miles ), Millbrook, NY (3.0 miles ), Sherman, CT (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.69 N, Longitude: 73.58 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 845
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Dover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Dover-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.2 miles away from the Dover town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 41.2 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dover-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.0 miles away from Dover center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 42.8 miles away from Dover center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 69.0 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 Dutchess County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dover:
Amtrak station near Dover:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dover:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.06. This is significantly better than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.0. This is about average. There were 7 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.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.33. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
People in group quarters in Dover in 2010:
People in group quarters in Dover in 2000:
Dover compared to New York state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Dover town (based on Dutchess County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 100
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
Number of full-service restaurants: 302
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($55,592 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($319 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($53,396 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($547 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Dover:
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TV broadcast stations around Dover:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 17See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Dover, NY
Total length: 43 meters (141ft)
Total costs: $40,056,000
Total average daily traffic: 36,936
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,440
Total future (year 2000) average daily traffic: 47,886
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: