Dunkirk, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 2,348 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.3%
 
Males: 1,085  (46.2%)
Females: 1,263  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 47336.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,488 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Dunkirk:

$31,488
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,712 (it was $15,128 in 2000)

Dunkirk city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $61,000 (it was $45,600 in 2000)
Dunkirk:

$61,000
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $65,220; Detached houses: $67,882; In 2-unit structures: $48,912; Mobile homes: $26,587

Median gross rent in 2013: $627.

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  • Races in Dunkirk, IN (2010)

    Dunkirk races chart
    • 2,30697.6%White alone
    • 291.2%Hispanic
    • 130.6%Two or more races
    • 80.3%Black alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone
    • 20.08%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Asian alone

Races in Dunkirk detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dunkirk: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.4%), United States (16.6%), English (16.5%), Irish (13.6%), Italian (1.8%), Dutch (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 954 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 2,087 people per square mile   (low).

Dunkirk,IN real estate house value index trend

Dunkirk, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Dunkirk:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dunkirk city:

  • Never married: 32.0%
  • Now married: 41.6%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 18.7%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Dunkirk, Indiana as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Dunkirk to the number of sex offenders is 339 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $485 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $395 (0.7%)

Dunkirk satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Muncie, IN (15.7 miles , pop. 67,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (48.9 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (163.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Redkey, IN (1.9 miles ), Albany, IN (2.3 miles ), Eaton, IN (2.8 miles ), Pennville, IN (3.0 miles ), Hartford City, IN (3.2 miles ), Ridgeville, IN (3.3 miles ), Shamrock Lakes, IN (3.4 miles) , Parker City, IN (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.37 N, Longitude: 85.21 W

Area code: 765

Dunkirk household income distribution Dunkirk home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Indiana average:

1.74
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -124 (-4.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (46%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Dunkirk: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Dunkirk, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dunkirk-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Dunkirk city center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 15.1 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 125 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dunkirk-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 195.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 164.7 miles away from Dunkirk center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 45.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 178.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 215.1 miles away from Dunkirk center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 263.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jay County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dunkirk topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Dunkirk:

  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (11563 W 300 S)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Dunkirk:

  • ALBANY HEALTH CARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ALBANY, IN)
  • BRIDGEWATER REHABILITATION CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HARTFORD CITY, IN)
  • HARTFORD CITY COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HARTFORD CITY, IN)
  • HEARTS WITH INTEGRITY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; HARTFORD CITY, IN)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HARTFORD CITY, IN)
  • PERSIMMON RIDGE REHABILITATION CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PORTLAND, IN)
  • PORTLAND COMMUNITY CARE CENTER-WEST (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PORTLAND, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dunkirk:

  • Ball State University (about 17 miles; Muncie, IN; Full-time enrollment: 20,254)
  • Taylor University (about 17 miles; Upland, IN; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Indiana Wesleyan University (about 26 miles; Marion, IN; FT enrollment: 13,681)
  • Anderson University (about 30 miles; Anderson, IN; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • Indiana University-East (about 40 miles; Richmond, IN; FT enrollment: 2,867)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 49 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)
  • Indiana University-Kokomo (about 49 miles; Kokomo, IN; FT enrollment: 2,500)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dunkirk:

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Library in Dunkirk:

  • DUNKIRK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $144,946; Location: 127 WEST WASHINGTON STREET; 24,642 books; 831 audio materials; 3,198 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 79 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Glass Museum in Dunkirk, Indiana has over 6,000 pieces of glassware from 110 factories from all over the world. The Glass Museum is owned and operated by the Dunkirk City Public Library and the hours are T-Sat. 10:00am-4:00pm. You may contact the museum by calling (765) 768-6872. The Curator is Mary Newsome.

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Notable location: Dunkirk Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Dunkirk include: Saint Marys Church (A), Triumph Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Glass Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 309 South Franklin Street).

Jay County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 55.9. This is better than average.

City:

55.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.78
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(23.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.5%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Dunkirk, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Dunkirk (2011 data):

  • Pacesetter Bank: 714 North Main Street Branch at 714 North Main Street, branch established on 1919/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $114.7 mil, Deposits: $100.4 mil, headquarters in Hartford City, IN, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Town Financial Corporation
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: Dunkirk Branch at 218 South Main Street, branch established on 1872/05/01. Info updated 2009/09/21: Bank assets: $6,663.4 mil, Deposits: $5,754.9 mil, headquarters in Hamilton, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Indiana average:

11.1

Dunkirk travel time to work - commute Dunkirk mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dunkirk city (based on Jay County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,29337
Mainline Protestant3,09625
Catholic1,7313
Other1002
None13,033-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Jay County:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Jay County:

4.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

8.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.7%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Jay County:

30.6%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dunkirk:

47.6%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Dunkirk:

41.8%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Dunkirk:

21.2%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.1%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.9%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

53.0%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Dunkirk:

75.2%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dunkirk, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,103$25,2360$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,217$26,6046$8,030
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$887
Police Protection - Officers 5$12,380$29,7120$0
Police - Other 4$6,786$20,3581$284
Firefighters 3$6,273$25,0920$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,547$27,2820$0
Health 0$0 1$452
Sewerage 5$10,650$25,5600$0
Water Supply 2$5,720$34,3200$0
Totals for Government 23$50,676$26,4409$9,653

Dunkirk government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $542,000 ($230.83)
    Water Utilities: $405,000 ($172.49)
    General - Other: $317,000 ($135.01)
    Police Protection: $312,000 ($132.88)
    Central Staff Services: $204,000 ($86.88)
    Fire Protection: $200,000 ($85.18)
    Regular Highways: $150,000 ($63.88)
    Health Services - Other: $94,000 ($40.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $61,000 ($25.98)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $60,000 ($25.55)
    Financial Administration: $47,000 ($20.02)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $80,000 ($34.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $38,000 ($16.18)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($13.63)
    Police Protection: $28,000 ($11.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($2.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $655,000 ($278.96)

Dunkirk government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $795,000 ($338.59)
    All Other: $29,000 ($12.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($8.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $263,000 ($112.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $81,000 ($34.50)
    Rents: $18,000 ($7.67)
    Interest Earnings: $15,000 ($6.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $496,000 ($211.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $162,000 ($68.99)
    Highways: $87,000 ($37.05)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.85)
  • Tax - Property: $643,000 ($273.85)
    Individual Income: $49,000 ($20.87)
    NEC: $2,000 ($0.85)

Dunkirk government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,269,000 ($540.46)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,196,000 ($509.37)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $73,000 ($31.09)

Dunkirk government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $271,000 ($115.42)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,736,000 ($739.35)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $339,000 ($144.38)

4.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,263 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Delaware County, IN  0.70% ($23,964 average AGI)
from Randolph County, IN  0.61% ($21,633)
from Adams County, IN  0.50% ($24,900)


4.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,981 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Delaware County, IN  0.74% ($33,217 average AGI)
to Adams County, IN  0.48% ($36,538)
to Randolph County, IN  0.43% ($24,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dunkirk:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGW (1440 AM; 1 kW; PORTLAND, IN)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXFN (1340 AM; 1 kW; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dunkirk:

  • WHTY (93.5 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBSJ (91.7 FM; PORTLAND, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WWDS (90.5 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: DELAWARE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WPGW-FM (100.9 FM; PORTLAND, IN; Owner: WPGW, INC.)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBST (92.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WMRI (106.9 FM; MARION, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WDJO (106.5 FM; GREENVILLE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZBD (92.7 FM; BERNE, IN; Owner: ADAMS COUNTY RADIO, INC)
  • WNUY (100.1 FM; BLUFFTON, IN; Owner: WELLS COUNTY RADIO CORP.)
  • WTGR (97.5 FM; UNION CITY, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WZZY (98.3 FM; WINCHESTER, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHCI (88.1 FM; HARTFORD CITY, IN; Owner: BLACKFORD COUNTY SCHOOL CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Dunkirk:

  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WIWU-LP (Channel 51; MARION, IN; Owner: IWU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSOT-LP (Channel 57; MARION, IN; Owner: SUNNYCREST MEDIA, INC.)
Dunkirk fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Dunkirk fatal accident list:

Nov 18, 2014 01:17 PM, Cr-400 S, Lat: 40.37964, Lon: -85.15969, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 17, 2013 01:10 PM, Sr-1, Cr-200, Lat: 40.40778, Lon: -85.14992, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 21, 2013 12:35 AM, Cr-1150, Cr-600, Lat: 40.35001, Lon: -85.21953, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 2008 05:50 AM, Cr-200, Sr-1, Lat: 40.40774, Lon: -85.15022, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 12, 1993 03:22 PM, Main Stree, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 4, 1987 05:42 PM, 167, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 1983 09:04 PM, Mt Auburn, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 130 S Main St (Lat: 40.374222 Lon: -85.209694), Call Sign: KUZ923
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.085 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2014, Expiration Date: 01/17/2024Registrant: Tnt Electronics, 4639 N Sr 1, Farmland, IN 47340, Phone: (765) 729-5832, Email:
  • MOBILE L1, Lat: 40.373972 Lon: -85.207000, Call Sign: WPMT703
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.070 MHz, 161.565 MHzGrant Date: 09/20/2013, Expiration Date: 12/16/2023, Certifier: Jerry R CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Jay 1100 & 500 (Lat: 40.148111 Lon: -85.455528), Type: Silo, Structure height: 101 m, Overall height: 107 m, Call Sign: WNUS908
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.350 MHz, 463.200 MHzGrant Date: 01/10/2001, Expiration Date: 10/31/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006, Certifier: Signature On FileRegistrant: Atlas License Company, 1725a N Shadeland Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46219, Phone: (317) 351-4865, Fax: (317) 351-4870

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • DUNKIRK WT, 300 N Meridian (Lat: 40.377694 Lon: -85.210722), Type: Tank, Structure height: 40.8 m, Overall height: 46.9 m, Call Sign: WQQD786
    Assigned Frequencies: 934.937 MHzGrant Date: 11/13/2012, Expiration Date: 11/13/2022, Certifier: Ray NewtonRegistrant: Emergency Radio Services, 4410 Earth Drive, Ft Wayne, IN 46809, Phone: (260) 747-0585, Fax: (260) 747-3724, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dunkirk)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1140P , Serial Number: 23-152, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 11/12/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): Topflight Air LLC, 129 W Oak St, Dunkirk, IN 47336
  • Aircraft: PIPER/CLAUSEN CLAUDE G PIPER J-3-C-100 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 27837 , Serial Number: 8201, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/1983
    Registrant (Corporation): Muncie Sport Flyers LLC, 129 W Oak St, Dunkirk, IN 47336
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7629K , Serial Number: 20-447, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 10/14/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Jacob W Ludwick, 129 W Oak St, Dunkirk, IN 47336
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7636D , Serial Number: 22-5345, Year manufactured: 1957
    Registrant (Corporation): Portland Flying Club Inc, C/O Philip M Premer Rr 1, Dunkirk, IN 47336

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dunkirk that have no violations reported:

  • DUNKIRK WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 2,305, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 38
  • Hazardous Condition: 26

Incident types - Dunkirk

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Most common first names in Dunkirk, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4977.4 years
Robert3870.0 years
John3773.2 years
William3376.8 years
James3171.3 years
Charles2973.3 years
George2872.0 years
Ruth1775.6 years
Helen1778.7 years
Paul1771.5 years
Most common last names in Dunkirk, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2678.8 years
Miller2378.6 years
Johnson1369.9 years
Jones1172.6 years
Wright1076.6 years
Weaver1072.3 years
Wilson1070.4 years
Williams1076.3 years
Dayton977.2 years
Baker975.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Dunkirk, IN

  • CVS: 1
  • H&R Block: 1

Dunkirk compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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