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Demographics

People

Total Population1,027
Male Share of the Population55.1%
Female Share of the Population44.9%
Senior Citizens23.2%
Employed Population 16+480
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married28.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.9%
Median Earnings25+$28,807
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,670
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,844

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,308
% Above Poverty Level91.5%
% Below Poverty Level8.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home8.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone53.2%
Median Gross Rent$786
Median House Value$0

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.9%
Irish22.5%
German13.8%
English13%
Italian9.5%
French Except Basque6.8%
Canadian5.6%
Scottish3.1%
Dutch2.6%
Iranian1.8%
Polish1.2%
Russian1.2%
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Dover Plains Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dutchess County
Standard Zip Codes12522
Phone Area Codes845
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.74
Approximate Longitude-73.58

Dover Plains Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMILLBROOK
Distance7.8 miles
Jan Temp12 to 34 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp56 to 81 F
Oct Temp34 to 61 F
Annual Precip42.5 inches
StationSTORMVILLE
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp16 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip49.9 inches
StationWIGWAM RESERVOIR
Distance23.5 miles
Jan Temp13 to 34 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip51 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Amenia4,316$66,400
Hopewell Junction361$104,821
Millbrook1,491$112,917
Millerton830$65,714
Pawling8,361$103,750
Pleasant Valley9,734$85,113

Dover Plains Public Schools

Dover Elementary School
9 School St
ZIP: 12522
(845) 877-5730
Primary
Total Enrollment 300
Dover High School
2368 Rt 22
ZIP: 12522
(845) 877-5750
High
Total Enrollment 459
Dover Middle School
2368 Rt 22
ZIP: 12522
(845) 877-5740
Middle
Total Enrollment 314
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