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Dunkirk is a city in Jay County. (The community straddles Jay and Blackford counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
The community was named for Dunkirk, NY
The latitude of Dunkirk is 40.375N. The longitude is -85.209W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 945 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,643.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Dunkirk demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Jay County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 47336 ZIP code.
25% of Dunkirk residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dunkirk ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dunkirk was $15,128, compared with $21,587 nationally.
4% of Dunkirk residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Dunkirk, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $256. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $501.
Libraries in Dunkirk include Dunkirk City Public Library ... View libraries
Jay County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dunkirk political report.
The average commute time for Dunkirk workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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