Businesses in Dover, Delaware

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 18.2%
 Shopping: 16%
 Professional Services: 9.7%
 Home Services: 7.3%
 Industry: 6.5%
 Restaurants: 6%
 Community & Government: 5.6%
 Financial Services: 5%
 Other: 25.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts7138.2 years4.11.8
Car repair12639 years4.23.1
Beauty salons10323.7 years4.42.6
Hairdressers8925.4 years4.22.2
Government agencies6047.9 years4.11.5
Public administration34048.2 years3.88.4
Social work13132 years3.73.3
Atm's6985.9 years3.71.7
Banks7865.5 years3.51.9
Finance other10746.5 years3.52.7
Loan companies14734.1 years4.43.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets7030 years4.21.7
General contractors18528.7 years4.04.6
Other construction9929.7 years4.02.5
Real estate20128.4 years3.65.0
Construction of buildings10531.5 years4.02.6
Other membership organizations6150.6 years4.01.5
Dentists6227.4 years4.61.5
Health and medical1,15626.3 years3.728.7
Hospitals6525.1 years3.11.6
Physicians and surgeons37127.3 years3.29.2
Physiotherapy6625 years3.01.6
Accountants8635.2 years4.02.1
Corporate management8121.4 years3.92.0
Lawyers legal15328.2 years4.13.8
Scientific and technical services7721.3 years4.61.9
Churches14038.7 years4.53.5
Clothing stores9329.9 years4.22.3
Electronics stores7822.4 years4.11.9
Hardware stores7239 years4.31.8
Household appliances and goods6332.2 years4.21.6
Pharmacies and drug stores7142.4 years4.11.8
Shopping other10832.8 years3.92.7
Area of Dover, Delaware23.47 sq mi
Population40,291
Male Population18,697 (46.4%)
Female Population21,594 (53.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +104%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +42.8%
Median Age31.7
Male Median Age28.9
Female Median Age34.1
Area Codes302
NeighborhoodsDover, Downtown Dover, Edgehill, Highland Acres, Highland Acres South, Lincoln Park, Morris Estates, Northwest Dover Heights
Local TimeThursday 7:22 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng39.15817° / -75.52437°
Zip Codes1990119902199031990419905More

Dover, Delaware - Map

Dover, Delaware Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population19,74823,12828,22140,291
Population Density841.3 / mi²985.3 / mi²1,202 / mi²1,716 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dover, Delaware Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 42.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Dover, Delaware+104%+74.2%+42.8%
Delaware+78.8%+42.3%+21.1%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dover, Delaware Median Age

Median Age: 31.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Dover, Delaware31.7 years34.1 years28.9 years
Delaware38.9 years40.3 years37.5 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dover, Delaware Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,4001,3172,717
5-91,1981,2612,459
10-141,1211,1082,230
15-191,8402,0133,853
20-242,5252,5185,044
25-291,6321,5903,223
30-341,0371,2052,243
35-399741,0752,049
40-449901,0762,066
45-491,0911,2812,372
50-541,0231,2802,304
55-598491,1461,995
60-648021,0581,861
65-696788851,564
70-745087111,219
75-794696991,168
80-84289567857
85 Plus2718051,077
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Dover, Delaware Population Density

Population Density: 1,716 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Dover, Delaware40,29123.47 sq mi1,716 / mi²
Delaware955,5822,488.7 sq mi384.0 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Dover, Delaware Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1720 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Dover, Delaware
 Downtown Dover: 33.2%
 Dover: 10.5%
 Highland Acres: 10.3%
 Highland Acres South: 6.4%
 Other: 39.6%

Business distribution by price for Dover, Delaware

 Moderate: 49.9%
 Inexpensive: 41.2%
 Expensive: 6.1%
 Very Expensive: 2.8%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Dover, Delaware CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Dover, Delaware628,288 t15.6 t26,765 t/mi²
Delaware14,121,836 t14.8 t5,674 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Dover, Delaware CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)628,288 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (7)
FloodHigh (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
11/30/171:47 PM4.19.1 km9,870 m9km ENE of Dover, Delawareusgs.gov
10/22/906:34 PM3.239.3 km10,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
2/28/7312:21 AM3.862.6 km14,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov

Dover, Delaware

Dover (/ˈdoʊvər/) is the capital and second-largest city in the U.S. state of Delaware. It is also the county seat of Kent County, and the principal city of the Dover, DE Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses all of Kent County and is part..  ︎  Dover, Delaware Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Dover, Delaware
 Zip Code 19901: 54%
 Zip Code 19904: 43.3%
 Other: 2.7%

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