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Dover is located in south Tasmania and has a population of around 960 (51.7% male, 48.3% female). Around 271 families live in the area and of those 32.5% have one or more children under the age of 15. 14.0% of families have only a single parent while 51.3% of couples have no children. Dover covers an area of approximately 14997 hectares or around 150 square kilometres (km2) (37059 acres).
The most common income bracket for people living in Dover is between $250-$399 per week (20.9% of people). 5.9% have no income and high income earners ($2000 or more per week) account for 1.8% of the population.
Of the 408 private dwellings in Dover 50% are owned outright by their occupiers, 28% are being purchased (eg. by mortgage) and 16% are being rented. On average there are around 2.3 people per private dwelling in the area. The composition of occupied private dwellings in Dover is as follows: 96.6% separate houses, 0.0% semi-detached houses (eg. townhouses, row or terrace houses), 0.0% flats (including units and apartments).
In terms of people aged 15 years or more living in Dover 47% are married, 13% are divorced, 3% are separated, 6% are widowed and 30% have never married.
Dover varies in altitude/elevation from about 1 m (highlight point) to 413 m (highlight point) above sea level.
The postcode for Dover is 7117.
Neighbouring suburbs/regional areas of Dover include Geeveston and Southport.
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