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Dover Town, NJ Community Information

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History:

Dover was incorporated as a village in 1826 and on April 1, 1869 as a town. The town charter was amended in 1875. In its past, Dover has had extensive iron and mill works, machine shops, stove, furnace, and range works, boiler and bridge works, rolling mills, drill works, knitting and silk mills, and a large hosiery factory.

General Information:

Town Name: Dover
City Hall: Dover Town Hall
Address: 37 N. Sussex St., Dover NJ 07801
Phone Number: 973-366-2200
Land Area: 2.7 square miles
Distance to NYC: 40 miles
Town Website: http://www.dover.nj.us/
Library Website: http://www.dfpl.org/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 18,266 Population Density / Mile: 6,803
    Median Age: 38.28 Number of Households: 5,585
    Average Household Size: 3.221 Households with Children: 1,987
    Median Household Income: $61,892
  • Population
    Population: 18,266 Population Density / Mile: 6,803
    % Change in Population Since 2010: -.12% Male Population: 9,611
    Female Population: 8,655 Median Age: 38.28
  • Households
    Number of Households: 5,585 Average Household Size: 3.221
    Households with Children: 1,987 Households without Children: 2,040
    Family Households: 4,027 Non-Family Households: 306
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $61,892 Average Household Income: $72,583
    Per Capita Income: $22,534 Average Total Household Expenditure: $59,592
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 3

    1 = Low, 5 = High

    The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

  • Employment
Annual Precipitation: 51.15 Average January Low Temperature: 17.6
Average January High Temperature: 37.9 Average July Low Temperature: 59.2
Average July High Temperature: 84.7  
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ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  19 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  98 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  84 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  131 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  6 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  106 Locations
HOSPITALITY  7 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  31 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  475 Locations
PET SERVICES  2 Locations
SHOPPING  221 Locations
TRAVEL  18 Locations
School Information:
ACADEMY STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
DOVER HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
DOVER MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
EAST DOVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
NORTH DOVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Academy St (Elementary School) View Report
Dover High (Secondary School) View Report
Dover Middle (Elementary School) View Report
East Dover Elem Sch (Elementary School) View Report
North Dover Elem (Elementary School) View Report

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Dover Town, NJ Community Information

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