Dover

Dover is a suburb of Boston with a population of 6,044. Dover is in Norfolk County and is one of the best places to live in Massachusetts. Living in Dover offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Dover there are a lot of parks. Residents of Dover tend to be liberal. The public schools in Dover are highly rated.
 
Area 
 • Total 39.9 km2 (15.4 sq mi)
 • Land 39.7 km2 (15.3 sq mi)
 • Water 0.2 km2 (0.1 sq mi)
 
Elevation 
46 m (150 ft)
 
Population (2016)
 • Total 6,279
 

Dover is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 6,127 in 2019, with 2,015 households and 4,296 registered voters. With a median income of more than $250,000, Dover is the wealthiest town in Massachusetts

Located about 15 miles (24 km) southwest of downtown Boston, Dover is a residential town nestled on the south banks of the Charles River. Almost all of the residential zoning requires 1-acre (4,000 m2) or larger. As recently as the early 1960s, 75% of its annual town budget was allocated to snow removal, as only a mile and a half of the town's roads are state highway.

 

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About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Neighbors are friendly
There's holiday spirit
Great schools
Great for retirees
Car is needed
It's walkable to grocery stores
It's walkable to restaurant
Easy commutes
Good transit
Parking is easy
There are sidewalks
Yards are well-kept
Streets are well-lit
Great hospitals
Parks and playgrounds
Lots of wildlife
It's quiet
It's dog friendly
Kids play outside
Walking / Hiking trails
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