Dover, OH

Dover profile

Living in Dover

Dover is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 12,723 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Dover is the 142nd largest community in Ohio.

Dover is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dover is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dover who work in office and administrative support (12.74%), sales jobs (8.95%), and management occupations (8.38%).

As is often the case in a small city, Dover doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The overall education level of Dover is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.19% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Dover in 2018 was $29,611, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $118,444 for a family of four. However, Dover contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Dover home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dover residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dover include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Welsh.

The most common language spoken in Dover is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.