Dunkirk Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Dunkirk, NY

General Dunkirk Information

State: New York

County: Chautauqua County

Close cities: Cassadaga, NY, Stockton, NY, Silver Creek, NY, Sheridan, NY, Lily Dale, NY, Brocton, NY, Forestville, NY, Irving, NY, Van Buren Point, NY, Fredonia, NY, Portland, NY

Dunkirk Population (census data)
Total 12,127 (-7.1% since 2000)
Male 5,773 (47.6%)
Female 6,354 (52.4%)

Population Density: 2,678 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.7 (US Avg is 100)

Dunkirk Elevation: 598 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.53 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,954

Zip Codes: 14048, and 14166.

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Dunkirk Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (73.9%)
  • Hispanic (19.9%)
  • Other race (9.1%)
  • Black (5.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Polish (27.7%)
  • German (19.4%)
  • Italian (15.1%)
  • Irish (10.9%)
  • English (6.6%)
  • United States (2.4%)
Foriegn Born: 275 people (2.3%)
  • Latin America (45.0%)
  • Europe (35.0%)
  • Asia (20.0%)

Local Dunkirk Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, Cleveland Indians, New York Mets
NFL Football: Buffalo Bills
NHL Hockey: Buffalo Sabres

Dunkirk School Information

High Schools
Dunkirk Senior High School (75 West Sixth Street, Dunkirk, NY, 14048 - Dunkirk City School District District)
Middle Schools
Dunkirk Middle School (525 Eagle Street, Dunkirk, NY, 14048 - Dunkirk City School District District)
Other/Private Schools
School 3 (742 Lamphere Street, Dunkirk, NY, 14048 - Dunkirk City School District District)
School 4 (752 Central Avenue, Dunkirk, NY, 14048 - Dunkirk City School District District)
School 5 (117 Brigham Road, Dunkirk, NY, 14048 - Dunkirk City School District District)
School 7 (348 Lake Shore Drive East, Dunkirk, NY, 14048 - Dunkirk City School District District)

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