Dunkirk, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Dunkirk, New York Info Snack

Population
11,812
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
25.7%
Median Home
$67,700
Median Income
$36,282
Median Rent
$724

Dunkirk SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Dunkirk, NY Crime Report

275
Total Crimes
2,355.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
0.42%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dunkirk
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 275 2,355.9 1,774.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 27 231.3 363.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 4.2 6.5
Robbery 3 25.7 90.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 24 205.6 240.7 279.7
Property Crime 248 2,124.6 1,410.7 1,958.2
Burglary 57 488.3 165.5 314.2
Larceny 185 1,584.9 1,143.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 6 51.4 101.7 246.0

Dunkirk, NY Cost Of Living

80
Dunkirk's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Dunkirk New York National Average
Overall 80 119 100
Services 98 112 100
Groceries 95 110 100
Health 84 102 100
Housing 47 144 100
Transportation 99 105 100
Utilities 98 99 100

Dunkirk, NY Photos

Dunkirk New York Aerial View
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Rankings for Dunkirk in New York

Map Of Dunkirk, NY

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Population over time in Dunkirk

Year Population % Change
2020 11,812 -1.2%
2019 11,950 -0.9%
2018 12,064 -1.0%
2017 12,186 -1.0%
2016 12,308 -0.6%
2015 12,386 -0.6%
2014 12,458 -0.5%
2013 12,518 -0.5%
2012 12,581 -0.2%
2011 12,610 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dunkirk

White
59.9% (7,078)
African American
7.2% (856)
American Indian
0.2% (25)
Asian
0.5% (60)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (305)
Hispanic
29.5% (3,488)
Race Dunkirk NY USA
White 59.9% 55.2% 60.1%
African American 7.2% 14.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.5% 8.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 29.5% 19.1% 18.2%

Gender in Dunkirk

Female
49.5% (5,850)
Male
50.5% (5,962)
Gender Dunkirk NY USA
Female 49.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dunkirk for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (472)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (944)
High School / GED
40.0% (4,724)
Some College
21.0% (2,480)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,417)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,063)
Master's Degree
5.0% (590)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (118)
Education Dunkirk NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dunkirk, New York

Less than $10,000
7.2% (85,277)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.2% (131,851)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.3% (192,857)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.2% (167,274)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (146,720)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (213,849)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.7% (79,592)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.0% (142,128)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (16,399)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (5,247)
Income Dunkirk NY USA
Less than $10,000 7.2% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.2% 4.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.3% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.2% 7.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 10.4% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.7% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.0% 16.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 8.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 11.5% 8.3%

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