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Just 90 miles south of Philadelphia, PA, and 90 miles east of Washington, DC, lies the city of Dover. Situated in Central Delaware, in Kent County, Dover is the capital. With a population nearing 35,000, the city continues to grow and expand, encompassing one of the largest areas on the Delmarva Peninsula. Find out more about Dover at Or send a letter to The Chamber of Commerce at: 9 E. Loockerman St. #2A, P.O. Box 576, Dover, DE 19903.

2010 Census Data Dover Kent County Delaware United States
Population 36,047 162,310 897,934 308,745,538
Land area in square miles 23 586 1,949 3,531,907
People per sq. mi. 1,567 276 460 87
Median Age 31 37 39 38
2010 Real Estate Market Data Dover Kent County Delaware United States
Total Housing Units 15,024 65,338 405,885 131,704,730
Owner Occupied 48% 66% 61% 58%
Rental Units 44% 26% 24% 31%
Vacant Units 8% 8% 15% 11%
U.S. Census Bureau

Dover Neighborhoods

Dover Park, Eagle Creek, Maple Dale, Wild Quail, Williams Park

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The largest employer in Dover is the state government, which has much of its bureaucratic office located in and around the city. Another large employer is Dover Air Force Base.

Areas to live in Dover include historic downtown with its beautiful Victorian houses, East Lake Gardens, the Silver Lake area, Capitol Green, Cheswold, Chestnut Grove, Kent Acres, Morris Estates, Edge Hill, Towne Point, the Hamlet, Fox Hall, Sherwood, Woodcrest, and Pleasanton Acres. The cost of living in Dover is less than the national average. Delaware has no state income tax or sales tax. Nearby towns include Kent Acres, Rodney Village, Highland Acres, Wyoming, Camden, Little Creek, Leipsic, and Rising Sun-Lebanon.

Dover is served by four school districts. Colleges and universities in Dover include Delaware State University, Wesley College, the Terry Campus of the Delaware Technical & Community College, and satellite campuses of the University of Delaware and Wilmington University.

Did You Know? Dover is the only state capital in the United States with a volunteer fire department.

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