Dunkirk, IN

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640 Vital Statistics. 28 Condition Alerts found.

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Dunkirk Profile


Overview

Dunkirk is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,339 people and just one neighborhood, Dunkirk is the 191st largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Dunkirk was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Dunkirk is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.95% of the Dunkirk workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Dunkirk is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dunkirk who work in office and administrative support (11.74%), healthcare suport services (9.88%), and sales jobs (8.26%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Dunkirk’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

As is often the case in a small city, Dunkirk doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Dunkirk Demographics

In Dunkirk, just 6.07% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Dunkirk in 2010 was $16,865, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $67,460 for a family of four.

The people who call Dunkirk home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dunkirk residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dunkirk include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Dunkirk is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Setting

 
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Neighborhood Look and Feel

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dunkirk 0.101011101001110
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dunkirk 0.101011101001110
Indiana 25.96
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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dunkirk 0.101011101001110
Indiana 31

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

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Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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District Quality Compared to Indiana

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Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
West Jay County Middle School
140 Highland Ave
Dunkirk, IN, 47336
06-08
Judge Haynes Elementary Sch
800 High St
Portland, IN, 47371
KG-05
Redkey Elementary School
6 W Main St
Redkey, IN, 47373
KG-05
Bloomfield Elementary School
350 E 500 N
Bryant, IN, 47326
KG-05
East Elementary School
705 E Tallman St
Portland, IN, 47371
KG-05
East Jay County Middle School
225 E Water St
Portland, IN, 47371
06-08
Jay County High School
2072 W Sr 67
Portland, IN, 47371
09-12
Pennville Elementary School
390 W Pleasant St
Pennville, IN, 47369
KG-05
Westlawn Elementary Sch
234 Pearl St
Dunkirk, IN, 47336
KG-05
General Shanks Elem School
414 Floral Ave
Portland, IN, 47371
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.9% 49.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.9% 41.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.0% 7.9%

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