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People

Total Population 426
Male Share of the Population 46.9%
Female Share of the Population 53.1%
Senior Citizens 18.3%
Employed Population 16+ 163
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 38.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.3%
Median Earnings25+ $26,989
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,625

Wealth

Median Family Income $35,938
% Above Poverty Level 72.5%
% Below Poverty Level 27.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 46.2%
Median Gross Rent $667
Median House Value $72,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 70.2%
US/American 0%
English 8%
Irish 4.7%

Dover Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles S of Greenville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 77 miles SE of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Craven
Standard Zip Codes 28526
Phone Area Codes 252
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.216
Longitude -77.437

Dover Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station KINSTON 5 SE
Distance 5.4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 52 F
Apr Temp 47 to 72 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 51.1 inches
Station NEW BERN CRAVEN CO AP
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 54 F
Apr Temp 50 to 72 F
Jul Temp 71 to 88 F
Oct Temp 53 to 74 F
Annual Precip 54.6 inches
Station HOFMANN FOREST
Distance 27.6 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 48 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 56.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Dover, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Fort Barnwell (28526)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Grifton 2,608 $40,625
Hookerton 391 $57,143
Kinston 21,589 $37,886
Trenton 346 $32,375
Vanceboro 1,092 $34,205
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