MA

National Population : 333,590,059
Massachusetts State Population : 6,732,054

About Dover, MA

Dover, MA is located in Norfolk County in the state of Massachusetts.

The total City Population for Dover is about 5,761 with about 153 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,987.

The Average Home Value is $1,002,500.00, which is roughly 61% higher than the Average Home Value of $394,572.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 81% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $224,784.00, which is roughly 62% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $86,370.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 74% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Dover is about 1.7%.

Massachusetts is ranked #3 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Norfolk County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 54.16% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 66.49%
Republican: 30.48%
Other: 1.34%
Libertarian: 1.26%
Green: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

Needham, MA (3.63 mi.)
Medfield, MA (4.00 mi.)
Wellesley, MA (4.04 mi.)
Westwood, MA (4.36 mi.)
Sherborn, MA (4.87 mi.)
Natick, MA (4.99 mi.)
Boston, MA (13.94 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 02030
Latitude : 42.241727
Longitude : -71.287522
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 126 ft.
Area Code(s) : 774, 508

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.99
Male Population Estimate : 48.26%
Female Population Estimate : 48.76%
Median Age : 44.5
Male Median Age : 44.3
Female Median Age : 44.7

White Population Estimate : 90.75%
Black Population Estimate : 0.78%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.14%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.19%
Other Population Estimate : 0.52%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Dover specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Norfolk County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Norfolk County: About 193 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Norfolk County is about 70% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 33% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.