Official Zip Code NameDover
Zip Code StateDelaware
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code302
Current Population:35055
Racial Majority:White 50.46%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 44.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.45%
Median Household Income$47827
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45433
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Kent
Elevation Range0 - 33 ft.
Area71 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.15776825, -75.48738861

Zip Code 19901 Description

Zip Code 19901 is located in the state of Delaware in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19901 is primarily located in Kent County. The official US Postal Service name for 19901 is DOVER, Delaware. Portions of zip code 19901 are contained within or border the city limits of Dover, DE, Highland Acres, DE, Rising Sun-Lebanon, DE, Kent Acres, DE, Dover Base Housing, DE, Leipsic, DE, Little Creek, DE, Woodside East, DE, Rodney Village, DE, Camden, DE, Cheswold, DE, and Bowers, DE. The area code for zip code 19901 is 302. 19901 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Delaware.

The current unemployment level in 19901 is 5.45% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19901 increased to 35055 from 31485 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19901 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19901 public schools is Black. 43.9% of students in 19901 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18730 50.46% 18647 +0%
 Black Or African American 11891 32.04% 11100 +7%
 Hispanic 3366 9.07% 2836 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 121 0.33% 199 -39%
 Asian 1334 3.59% 920 +45%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.01% 28 -89%
 Other Race 83 0.36% 83 +61%
 Two Or More Races 1242 4.14% 1242 +24%

Zip Code 19901 Race/Ethnicity

 White 39.3%
 Black Or African American 44.3%
 Hispanic 10.7%
 Asian 2.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 19901 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3505531485
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households13231
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$47827
Income Under $50K Per Year52.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictDelaware 1
RepresentativeJohn Carney
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$217009
Average Real Estate Sale Price$168822
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.45%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.98%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.98%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63f - Delmarva Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 19901 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27283543536268666048393147
Avg Max Temp (°F)44475566758388868069584866
Avg Precip (In.)3.882.994.363.474.253.764.144.524.513.313.183.5145.88
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Dover, DE
CBSA Type19901
CBSA Population161048
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours