Dover Morris County, New Jersey

Dover: Town in New Jersey, USA

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Location of Dover on New Jersey map.

About

Dover is a town located in the county of Morris in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,157. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 17,725 inhabitants.

The town was created 152 years ago in 1869.

Geography

Dover is located at 40°53'2"N 74°33'44"W (40.8839900, -74.5621000). It has 3 neighbors: Mine Hill, Victory Gardens and Wharton.

HABS R. Merritt Lacey  Photographer June 3  1936 Friends Meetinghouse of Randolph  Dover  Morris County  NJ image
HABS R. Merritt Lacey Photographer June 3 1936 Friends Meetinghouse of Randolph Dover Morris County NJ

Weather

Dover forecast: A slight chance of rain showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. more

HABS R. Merritt Lacey  Photographer June 3  1936 Friends Meetinghouse of Randolph  Dover  Morris County  NJ image

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Dover Quick Facts

Population : 17,725 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Morris County
Phone Area Codes : 973
Area : 7070667 km2
Altitude : 1,831 feet / 558 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1869 (152 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 10:00:02 (23rd June 2021)
Postal code : 07801
Population growth : -2.44% (2010-2019)
Weather : 75℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Dover has 3 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Dover decreased by 2.44% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,157 - census
2011 18,237 0.44% estimation process
2012 18,259 0.12% estimation process
2013 18,272 0.07% estimation process
2014 18,185 -0.48% estimation process
2015 18,165 -0.11% estimation process
2016 18,088 -0.43% estimation process
2017 18,029 -0.33% estimation process
2018 17,922 -0.6% estimation process
2019 17,725 -1.11% estimation process

Dover zip code is 07801. County name: Morris, County fips: 34027

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People born in Dover (23)

People born in Dover, including anthropologist Sidney Mintz, art director Carl Anderson, ice hockey player Drew Miller, you can see a list of people who born in Dover.

Schools

College & universities near Dover

Code Name City ZIP
185174 Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art Dover (NJ) 07801

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dover

Code Name Address Type
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (19)

Other cities in Morris County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Morris County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Monroe 45,030 Township in Gloucester County, New Jersey
Mount Olive 28,926 Township of New Jersey
Montville 21,058 Township in Morris County, New Jersey
Madison 17,654 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Denville 16,446 Township in Morris County, New Jersey
Pequannock 14,965 Township of New Jersey
Hanover 14,252 Township in Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Florham Park 11,496 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
East Hanover 10,921 Township of New Jersey
Kinnelon 9,896 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Chatham 8,635 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
Long Hill 8,430 Township of New Jersey
Butler 7,654 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey
Wharton 6,369 Borough of New Jersey
Rockaway 6,276 Borough in Morris County, New Jersey in the U.
Morris Plains 6,255 Borough in New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Dover distances to largest New Jersey cities

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