In 2020, Dover, DE had a population of 179k people with a median age of 38.1 and a median household income of $60,117. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Dover, DE grew from 176,699 to 179,124, a 1.37% increase and its median household income declined from $60,910 to $60,117, a −1.3% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Dover, DE are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25%), White (Hispanic) (4.59%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.27%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.07%).
None of the households in Dover, DE reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.4% of the residents in Dover, DE are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Dover, DE was $226,600, and the homeownership rate was 68.8%. Most people in Dover, DE drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Dover, DE was 2 cars per household.