Income/capita 36%
Household income 20%
Unemployment 28%
IndexDover Base HousingDelawareNational
Income per capita$19,215$31,118$29,829
Median household income$44,202$61,017$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$72,470$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,202$38,152$35,192
Median earnings male$39,233$39,093$36,919
Median earnings female$24,447$30,154$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level9.9%12.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dover Base Housing is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dover Base Housing is 20% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dover Base Housing is 28% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dover Base Housing is 34% lower than the national average

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      Dover Base Housing median earnings by income bracket

      Dover Base Housing employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.9%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%22.9%
      Public administration70.7%10.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%2.1%
      Education, health & social services8.6%30.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Riverview, DE2,993$91,51065%
      Highland Acres, DE3,792$76,86439%
      Viola, DE185$66,50020%
      Houston, DE389$63,12514%
      Hartly, DE50$63,12514%
      Dover Base Housing, DE3,352$44,20220%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Watertown, CT3,351$71,83530%
      Treasure Lake, PA3,351$62,10112%
      Lebanon, VA3,351$47,69514%
      Barron, WI3,349$41,31625%
      Jarrettsville, MD3,355$94,70671%
      Dover Base Housing, DE3,352$44,20220%
      Source: The Dover Base Housing, DE employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).