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Best Places To Live In Dover, DE

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  • Dover, DE
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 37,351
  • I agree with the previous poster. This town has an extremely high amount of crime. I heard the stories about Dover when I lived in another state with the drugs, home invasions and other violent crime. …[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Highland Acres, DE
  • City: 3.1mi / 4.9km away
  • Population: 3,792
75
  • Clayton, DE
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.8km away
  • Population: 3,080
74
  • Wyoming, DE
  • City: 4.1mi / 6.6km away
  • Population: 1,575
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  • Rodney Village, DE
  • City: 2.4mi / 3.9km away
  • Population: 1,474
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  • Middletown, DE
  • City: 22.3mi / 35.8km away
  • Population: 20,045
  • This is a very boring place. no jobs, a lot of people get hired at the warehouse call amazon. Com temporarily through a temp agency. Or the little gas stations such as Wawa and Walmart or Food Lion and…[read more]
73
  • Kent Acres, DE
  • City: 2.0mi / 3.2km away
  • Population: 2,348
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  • Riverview, DE
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.5km away
  • Population: 2,993
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  • Smyrna, DE
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.3km away
  • Population: 11,081
  • I do not regret moving to Smyrna. I enjoy waking up in this town. It is small but with a big personality. The city has a lot to offer to the residents. From many amenities to schools and employment. I…[read more]
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  • Dover Base Housing, DE
  • City: 3.6mi / 5.8km away
  • Population: 3,352
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  • Townsend, DE
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 2,320
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  • Magnolia, DE
  • City: 6.6mi / 10.6km away
  • Population: 203
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  • Viola, DE
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 185
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  • Fairton, NJ
  • City: 22.3mi / 35.8km away
  • Population: 1,159
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  • Cheswold, DE
  • City: 5.7mi / 9.1km away
  • Population: 1,123
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  • Woodside East, DE
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 2,452
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  • Slaughter Beach, DE
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 222
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  • Hartly, DE
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.5km away
  • Population: 50
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  • Rising Sun-Lebanon, DE
  • City: 4.3mi / 6.9km away
  • Population: 3,744
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  • Frederica, DE
  • City: 11.0mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 994
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  • Camden, DE
  • City: 4.7mi / 7.5km away
  • Population: 3,494
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  • Cedarville, NJ
  • City: 20.5mi / 33.0km away
  • Population: 767
60
  • Ridgely, MD
  • City: 24.1mi / 38.8km away
  • Population: 1,530
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  • Barclay, MD
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km away
  • Population: 63
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  • Felton, DE
  • City: 10.6mi / 17.1km away
  • Population: 1,566
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  • Woodside, DE
  • City: 6.6mi / 10.7km away
  • Population: 169
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  • West Denton, MD
  • City: 25.3mi / 40.7km away
  • Population: 163
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  • Houston, DE
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 389
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  • Cecilton, MD
  • City: 25.0mi / 40.3km away
  • Population: 1,036
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  • Milford, DE
  • City: 18.1mi / 29.1km away
  • Population: 10,532
  • After being a resident of Milford, Delaware for the past 2 years I cannot recommend it highly enough... as a place to avoid at all costs! There is absolutely nothing redeeming about this place. Someone…[read more]
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  • Bowers, DE
  • City: 9.3mi / 15.0km away
  • Population: 316
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  • Denton, MD
  • City: 25.3mi / 40.8km away
  • Population: 4,364
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  • Harrington, DE
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 3,688
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  • Little Creek, DE
  • City: 4.0mi / 6.4km away
  • Population: 204
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  • Greensboro, MD
  • City: 20.0mi / 32.1km away
  • Population: 1,940
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  • Bridgeton, NJ
  • City: 24.2mi / 39.0km away
  • Population: 25,209
  • Living in Bridgeton, New Jersey puts me far away from tourists hitting the Jersey Shore but close enough to anything you could ever want in paradise. I can be at the best beaches in Cape May or Wildwood…[read more]
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  • Templeville, MD
  • City: 13.3mi / 21.3km away
  • Population: 110
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  • Henderson, MD
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.1km away
  • Population: 141
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  • Galena, MD
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.8km away
  • Population: 890
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  • Sudlersville, MD
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.7km away
  • Population: 429
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  • Leipsic, DE
  • City: 5.5mi / 8.9km away
  • Population: 145
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  • Goldsboro, MD
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 234
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  • Marydel, MD
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 276
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  • Millington, MD
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 593
  • Millington md is a backwoods little town on the Eastern shore most people are on drugs or having babies before they're out of high school, there is a lot of sexual abuse that takes place in this town and…[read more]
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  • Kenton, DE
  • City: 8.9mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 256

Listed above are the best places to live in Dover, DE for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Dover, DE, followed by the best places to live near Dover, DE, sorted by Livability Score.

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