D O V E R, D E L A W A R E
People Facts Dover Delaware
Population, 2010 36,047 897,934
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 6.6% 6.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 21.5% 22.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 14.4% 14.4%
Female persons, percent, 2010 53.6% 51.6%
White persons, percent, 2010 48.3% 68.9%
Black persons, percent, 2010 42.2% 21.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 0.5% 0.5%
Asian persons, percent, 2010 2.7% 3.2%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010 4.1% 2.7%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 6.6% 8.2%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010 45.6% 65.3%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2006-2010 6.7% 8.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010 9.1% 12.2%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 86.3% 87.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 27.7% 27.7%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010 20.3 24.1
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 55.6% 73.6%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010 32.1% 17.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $192,400 $242,300
Households, 2006-2010 13,046 331,639
Persons per household, 2006-2010 2.46 2.58
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010 $22,697 $29,007
Median household income 2006-2010 $46,195 $57,599
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010 17.2% 11.0%
Business Facts
Total number of firms, 2007 3,282 74,573
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 12.7% 8.7%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 - -
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 5.5% 4.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 1.6% 2.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 28.6% 26.1%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 1,413,540 25,679,939
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 216,440 5,727,401
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 1,291,413 14,202,083
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $36,376 $16,421
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) 378,644 1,910,770
Geography Facts
Land area in square miles, 2010 23.15 1,948.54
Persons per square mile, 2010 1,557.2 460.8
Counties Kent County