Dover, New Jersey 

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Population

18,346

21% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$60,878

Avg. Home Price

$249,600

Best Places to Live in Dover, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

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New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


QUICK FACTS

City: Dover
Zip Codes: 07801
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dover is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dover jobs have increased by 2.34%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dover's cost of living is 23.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Dover's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Dover's population is 18,346 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 21.38%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dover is $249,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.40%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Dover public schools spend $15,525 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Dover. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Dover

It's a good time to buy in Dover. Home Appreciation is up 6.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Dover Real Estate.

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Reviews for Dover   2 Reviews
Worst Drivers in America - 6/13/2010
I thought I'd seen it all. From Indiana cornfields, to the PCH, Boston's rush hour, the North side of Chicago during a Cubs game, to Manhattan just before the last train... (Read More)

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Worst Drivers in America - 6/13/2010
I thought I'd seen it all. From Indiana cornfields, to the PCH, Boston's rush hour, the North side of Chicago during a Cubs game, to Manhattan just before the last train... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN DOVER, NEW JERSEY
07801