For population 25 years and over in Dover Plains:
For population 15 years and over in Dover Plains CDP:
89 residents are foreign born (3.2% North America, 0.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $5,339 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (24.4 miles , pop. 74,848).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (67.1 miles , pop. 222,611).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (74.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Dover, NY (2.0 miles ), Washington, NY (2.4 miles ), Millbrook, NY (2.5 miles ), Kent, CT (2.6 miles ), Union Vale, NY (2.6 miles ), Amenia, NY (2.7 miles ), Sharon, CT (3.2 miles ), Stanford, NY (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 41.75 N, Longitude: 73.58 W
Area code: 845
Work and jobs in Dover Plains: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dover Plains, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dover Plains-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.4 miles away from the Dover Plains place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 37.7 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dover Plains-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 91% 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 83.1 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 78.8 miles away from Dover Plains center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.2 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 81.8 miles away from the city 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 65.5 miles away from Dover Plains center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 46.7 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).
Birthplace of: John H. Ketcham - Union Army general.
Hospitals/medical centers near Dover Plains:
Amtrak station near Dover Plains:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dover Plains:
Public high school in Dover Plains:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Dover Plains:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.03. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dover Plains and their reported violations in the past:DOVER TOWN HALL & HIGHWAY DEPT (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:OLD DROVERS INN (Address: OLD RT22 , Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dover Plains that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.2%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 80.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 85.8% for other race residents, 62.5% for two or more races residents)
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)
34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Dover Plains compared to New York state average:
Banks with branches in Dover Plains (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dover Plains CDP (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 Plains:
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Dover Plains, New York:See more detailed statistics of Dover Plains fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dover Plains)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dover Plains, NY
Total of 18 patent applications in 2008-2014.