Dover, NJ 07801 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07801: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dover, NJ 07801

Not Acceptable, USPS
Victory Gardens, NJ 07801

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Morris County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.943, Longitude -74.523
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 738
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,290
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 701
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,589

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Dover, NJ 07801 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 25,478
Daytime Population: Workers 8,228
Daytime Population: Residents 11,388
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,616
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 25,194
Population in Familes 19,967
Population in Group Qrtrs 284
Population Density2 2,504
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $64,738
Average Household Income $83,981
Per Capita Income $26,897


Total Housing Units 8,482 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,941 (46.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,092 (48.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 449 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $316,966
Average Home Value $341,975


Total Households 8,033
Average Household Size 3.14
Family Households 5,743
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.18% 0.21%
Households 0.09% 0.14%
Families 0.09% 0.14%
Median Household Income   2.9%
Per Capita Income   2.81%

Dover, NJ 07801 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07801 to the other 579 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 120 79th
Population Density # 257 56th
Diversity Index # 72 88th
Median Household Income # 409 30th
Per Capita Income # 478 18th

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