Dover is a very small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,457 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dover is the 275th largest community in Tennessee.
Dover is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dover is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dover who work in office and administrative support (10.37%), teaching (9.56%), and food service (9.08%).
Also of interest is that Dover has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Dover has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Dover a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Dover is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Dover overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Dover, 24.30% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Dover in 2010 was $22,168, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,672 for a family of four. However, Dover contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Dover home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dover residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dover include German, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Dover is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.