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Best Places To Live In Dover, DE

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  • Dover, DE
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 37,351
  • I had previously worked in Dover. I would not recommend working or living in this area. The crime rate is off the charts. Their crime rate is 86% higher, than the rest of the country. That's almost…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Highland Acres, DE
  • 3.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,792
74
  • Wyoming, DE
  • 4.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,575
73
  • Rodney Village, DE
  • 2.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,474
73
  • Kent Acres, DE
  • 2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,348
72
  • Riverview, DE
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,993
71
  • Dover Base Housing, DE
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,352
71
  • Middletown, DE
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • 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]
70
  • Clayton, DE
  • 9.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,080
69
  • Cheswold, DE
  • 5.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,123
69
  • Smyrna, DE
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • 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]
67
  • Townsend, DE
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,320
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  • Viola, DE
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 185
67
  • Magnolia, DE
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 203
66
  • Fairton, NJ
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,159
65
  • Woodside East, DE
  • 6.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,452
65
  • Slaughter Beach, DE
  • 20.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 222
64
  • Hartly, DE
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 50
64
  • Ridgely, MD
  • 24.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,530
63
  • Rising Sun-Lebanon, DE
  • 4.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,744
62
  • Frederica, DE
  • 11 miles away (City)
  • Population: 994
61
  • Camden, DE
  • 4.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,494
60
  • Cedarville, NJ
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 767
59
  • Barclay, MD
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 63
59
  • Woodside, DE
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 169
58
  • West Denton, MD
  • 25.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 163
58
  • Houston, DE
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 389
58
  • Felton, DE
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,566
57
  • Cecilton, MD
  • 25 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,036
57
  • Milford, DE
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • 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]
56
  • Bowers, DE
  • 9.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 316
56
  • Denton, MD
  • 25.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,364
54
  • Little Creek, DE
  • 4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 204
54
  • Harrington, DE
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,688
53
  • Bridgeton, NJ
  • 24.2 miles away (City)
  • 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]
52
  • Greensboro, MD
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,940
50
  • Templeville, MD
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 110
49
  • Henderson, MD
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 141
48
  • Galena, MD
  • 22.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 890
48
  • Leipsic, DE
  • 5.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 145
48
  • Sudlersville, MD
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 429
46
  • Goldsboro, MD
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 234
46
  • Marydel, MD
  • 12.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 276
44
  • Millington, MD
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • 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]
41
  • Kenton, DE
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 256

Listed above are the best places to live in Dover, DE for 2020. 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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