Dover Air Force Base

Dover, Delaware

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Fort Devens is a reservist United States military installation in the towns of Ayer and Shirley, in Middlesex County and Harvard in Worcester County in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. It was named after jurist and Civil War general Charles Devens. The nearby Devens Reserve Forces Training Area is located in Lancaster. Although closed in 1996, the fort was reopened the next day as the Devens Reserve Forces Training Area. The name reverted to Fort Devens in May 2007. The fort has a population of 306 enlisted personnel, 2,151 reservists, 348 civilians, and 1,399 family members. It also maintains 25 ranges, 21 training areas, and 15 maneuver areas on nearly 5,000 acres of land. Furthermore, it is also home to the United States Army Base Camp Systems Integration Laboratory as well as the United States Army System Integration Laboratory. Part of the former area of the military base is now home to Federal Medical Center, Devens, a federal prison for male inmates requiring specialized or long-term medical or mental health care.

Population
36,826
Military Population
1,055
Avg. Home Price
$181,600
Avg. Monthly Rent
$929
* Militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the military.
** Data based off of 2013 census data.

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School Name Grade Type
Campus Community School
1 - 12 Public
Academy Of Dover Charter School
KG - 6 Public
Delaware Day Treatment Center (6-14) Dover
1 - 12 Public
Brown (w. Reily) Elementary School
1 - 5 Public
North Dover Elementary School
KG - 4 Public
Central Middle School
7 - 8 Public
Dover High School
8 - 12 Public
East Dover Elementary School
PK - 4 Public
Fairview Elementary School
PK - 4 Public
Kent County Community School
PK - 12 Public
South Dover Elementary School
KG - 4 Public
Towne Point Elementary School
KG - 4 Public

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Cities Near Dover Air Force Base

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City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Dover Base Housing 3.5 miles 3,390 N/A $1,410
Riverview 9.0 miles 2,761 $237,600 $0
Wyoming 3.9 miles 1,628 $186,400 $1,219
Camden 4.6 miles 3,504 $187,100 $1,138
Rising Sun-Lebanon 4.2 miles 3,597 $249,100 $1,184
Milford 18.1 miles 9,882 $193,000 $847
Harrington 16.5 miles 3,643 $147,300 $725
Frederica 10.9 miles 1,085 $154,400 $882
Smyrna 10.3 miles 10,681 $194,900 $855
Highland Acres 3.0 miles 3,962 $248,100 $1,102
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