For population 25 years and over in Dover:
For population 15 years and over in Dover town:
48 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.8% Latin America, 0.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (51.4 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (99.9 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (165.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Wilmington, VT (2.3 miles ), Wardsboro, VT (2.4 miles ), Somerset, VT (2.7 miles) , Searsburg, VT (2.7 miles) , Stratton, VT (2.8 miles) , Marlboro, VT (3.0 miles ), Newfane, VT (3.2 miles) , Jamaica, VT (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.96 N, Longitude: 72.85 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Dover detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Dover tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +414 (+41.6%).
Work and jobs in Dover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dover, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dover-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Dover town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 16.7 miles away from the town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dover-area historical earthquake activity is below Vermont state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.4 miles away from Dover center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.4 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 51.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.2 miles away from Dover 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 52.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Windham County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Kittredge Haskins - Politician.
Amtrak station near Dover:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dover:
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Public elementary/middle school in Dover:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.1. This is about average. There were 7 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.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 14.7. This is significantly better than average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 6.06. This is significantly worse than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
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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:
Dover compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dover town (based on Windham County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 26.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,328 average adjusted gross income)
0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($520 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,696 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($222 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Dover fatal accident list:
Nov 6, 2009 02:13 PM, Dover Hill Road, Taft Brook Road, Lat: 42.94501111, Lon: -72.77357778, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 9, 2007 02:51 AM, Sr-100, Lat: 42.945533, Lon: -72.864439, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Nov 26, 1987 09:45 PM, Th 25, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 1982 06:35 PM, Th42, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 22, 1977 08:27 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 2, 1976 87:99 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Dover, VT
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $1,276,000
Total average daily traffic: 22,955
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,796
Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic: 32,898
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: