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Information on Dover, Kent County

The City of Dover is located in the state of Delaware, in Kent County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Dover at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Dover City HALL, Kent County

Dover City Hall's addressDover Dover Municipal Building
15 Loockerman Plaza

Dover, DE 19901
United States
Phone number of Dover City Hall+1 302-736-7008
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Dover official websitecityofdover.com
Mayor of DoverRobin R. Christiansen
Kent County, Delaware: Vital Records Dover vital records
Birth Certificate Order your Delaware birth certificate online

Common questions about Dover

What county is Dover DE in?

Dover, DE is located in Kent County

Where is Dover, Delaware ?

Dover lies in Kent County at the central part of Delaware, USA. Geographically, it is situated in the Mid-Atlantic region. To its north, Wilmington serves as a notable municipality, and to its south, it is relatively close to the Delaware Bay.

Demography of Dover

Name of Dover inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population36 047 inhabitants2 / 957
Population density in Dover1 537,8 pop/sq mi (593,8 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Dover, DE

Where to apply for a passport in Dover, DE? There are 2 passport offices in Dover, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number
DOVER MAIN POST OFFICE55 LOOCKERMAN PLAZA3027345822
DOVER PUBLIC LIBRARY35 LOOCKERMAN PLAZA3026747554

Top 3 most popular banks in Dover

There are 15 bank branches in Dover.
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company is the most popular bank in Dover with 3 branch offices, followed by PNC Bank, National Association with 2 branch offices and then Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB with 2 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Dover:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PNC Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Artisans' Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Shore United Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
MidCoast Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
FSNB, National Association1Full Service Retail Office
TD Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Dover

Dover administrative numbers

Dover City code1021200
Dover City postcode19901 (Another town has the same postcode)

Dover administrative data

CountryUnited States
StateDelaware (State's capital)
CountyKent

Information on Dover, Kent County

Cities twinned with DoverCurrently, the town Dover isn’t twinned
Namesake of Dover
  • Dover, Arkansas, États-Unis
  • Dover, England, Royaume-Uni
  • Dover, Idaho, États-Unis
  • Dover, Illinois, États-Unis
  • Dover, Kentucky, États-Unis
  • Dover, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Dover, Minnesota, États-Unis
  • Dover, Missouri, États-Unis
  • Dover, New Hampshire, États-Unis
  • Dover, New Jersey, États-Unis
  • Dover, New York, États-Unis
  • Dover, North Carolina, États-Unis
  • Dover, Ohio, États-Unis
  • Dover, Oklahoma, États-Unis
  • Dover, Pennsylvania, États-Unis
  • Dover, Tennessee, États-Unis
  • Dover, Vermont, États-Unis
  • Dover, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Natural parksDover isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Dover

Arabic: دوفر، ديلاويرBulgarian: ДоувърPersian: دوور
Hebrew: דוברArmenian: ԴովերJapanese: ドーバー
Korean: 도버Lithuanian: DoverisLatvian: Dovera
Macedonian: ДоверMarathi: डोव्हर, डेलावेरRussian: Довер
Sanskrit: डोवर्Serbian: ДоверTamil: டோவர்
Ukrainian: ДоверYiddish: דאווערChinese: 多佛

Transportation modes in Dover

Airport
Dover Air Force Base 3.6 miles
Millville Municipal Airport 28 miles
Delaware Coastal Airport 33.8 miles

Dover territory

Dover area23,44 sq mi (60,71 km²)
Dover altitude23 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 39.1606
Longitude: -75.5217
Latitude: 39° 9' 38'' North
Longitude: 75° 31' 18'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

What is Dover close to?

Nearby cities include: Wyoming, Little Creek, Camden and Leipsic
CheswoldLittle CreekLittle Creek
WyomingNeighbouring townsLittle Creek
WyomingWyomingMagnolia
Wyoming 3.9 milesLittle Creek 4 milesCamden 4.1 miles
Leipsic 5.7 milesCheswold 5.7 milesMagnolia 6.6 miles
Woodside 6.7 milesViola 8.6 milesKenton 8.9 miles
Bowers 9.3 milesClayton 9.8 milesSmyrna 10.1 miles
Hartly 10.2 milesFelton 10.7 milesFrederica 11.2 miles
Marydel 12.6 milesTempleville 13.3 milesHenderson 14.4 miles
Goldsboro 16.6 milesHouston 16.8 milesHarrington 16.9 miles

Distance between Dover and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 2387 milesHouston : 1301 milesPhiladelphia : 62 miles closest
Phoenix : 2059 milesSan Antonio : 1470 milesSan Diego : 2350 miles
Dallas : 1265 milesSan Jose : 2492 milesJacksonville : 703 miles
Indianapolis : 569 milesSan Francisco : 2547 milesAustin : 1400 miles
Columbus : 402 milesFort Worth : 1295 milesCharlotte : 401 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Dover, DE

Elementary schools in Dover

Academy Of Dover Charter School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 247

Booker T. Washington Elementary School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 338

Campus Community School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 413

East Dover Elementary School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 342

Fairview Elementary School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 297

Major George S. Welch Elementary School

District of Caesar Rodney School District
Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 5
Students : 358

Nellie Hughes Stokes Elementary School

District of Caesar Rodney School District
Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 5
Students : 436

North Dover Elementary School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 391

South Dover Elementary School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 577

Star Hill Elementary School

District of Caesar Rodney School District
Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 5
Students : 465

Towne Point Elementary School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 304

W. Reily Brown Elementary School

District of Caesar Rodney School District
Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 5
Students : 492

Middle schools in Dover

Central Middle School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 985

Dover Air Force Base Middle School

District of Caesar Rodney School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 215

William Henry Middle School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 6
Students : 935

High schools in Dover

Dover High School

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1845

Early College High School at Delaware State University

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 289

Alternative schools in Dover

Kent County Secondary ILC

District of Capital School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 90

Private schools in Dover

Apple Grove School

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 8
Students : 28

Calvary Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 335

Cedar Grove Amish School

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 8
Students : 32

Central Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 68

Central De Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 62

Green Hill

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 7
Students : 37

Holy Cross School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 454

Honeysuckle Knoll School

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 8
Students : 33

Kingdom Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 37

Rose Valley School

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 8
Students : 39

Wileys School

Lowest grade : 1, Highest grade : 8
Students : 40

schools in Dover

Kent County Community School

District of Capital School District

Leisure and activities in Dover surrounding area

Golf course
Mapledale Country ClubEagle Creek Golf Club
Jonathan's Landing Golf Course
to Magnolia 5.4 miles
Garrisons Lake Golf Club
to Smyrna 7.4 miles
Shawnee Country Club
to Milford 17.8 miles

Other information on the City of Dover

Nuclear power plantSalem Nuclear Power Plant 34 mile
Hope Creek Nuclear Generating Station 34 mile