Dover Division DE Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Dover Division, DE

The Dover Division is a County Subdivision of Kent County. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Dover Division is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Kent County Data | Cities in Kent County | County Subdivisions in Kent County

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Dover Division Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 84,313 (100%)
Population in Households 80,645 (95.6%)
Population in Families 63,531 (75.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 3,668 ( 4.4%)
Population Density 556
Diversity Index2 69


Median Household Income $58,051
Average Household Income $77,373
% of Income for Mortgage4 21%
Per Capita Income $29,584
Wealth Index5 59


Total HU (Housing Units) 34,382 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,457 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,661 (36.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,264 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $226,456
Average Home Value $285,260
Housing Affordability Index3 123


Total Households 32,118
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 20,836
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population 1.00% 0.64%
Households 1.13% 0.76%
Families   0.70%
Median Household Income   2.82%
Per Capita Income   2.69%
Owner Occupied HU   1.30%

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