Latest Data (2018)
Population 11,799
Nationwide Rank 2735

Quick Facts

Dunkirk, New York is the 2,735th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Dunkirk, New York is a city.

Dunkirk, New York is currently 15.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Dunkirk, New York's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Dunkirk, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2725 Elon, North Carolina 11,851 73.8%
2726 Crestwood, Missouri 11,850 -0.1%
2727 Scotts Valley, California 11,842 3.8%
2728 Port Washington, Wisconsin 11,838 12.7%
2729 South Lyon, Michigan 11,831 16.4%
2730 Glen Rock, New Jersey 11,829 2.5%
2731 Newcastle, Washington 11,823 49.9%
2732 Smithfield, Utah 11,811 61.7%
2733 Jerome, Idaho 11,807 45.2%
2734 Orange City, Florida 11,804 48.6%
2735 Dunkirk, New York 11,799 -9.9%
2736 Okmulgee, Oklahoma 11,795 -9.2%
2737 Arkansas City, Kansas 11,793 -1.4%
2738 Bucyrus, Ohio 11,785 -10.7%
2739 Richfield, Wisconsin 11,785 13.2%
2740 Robinson, Texas 11,784 49.2%
2741 Freehold, New Jersey 11,767 6.9%
2742 Grafton, Wisconsin 11,766 10.7%
2743 Red Bank, Tennessee 11,765 -4.6%
2744 Tomball, Texas 11,761 26.4%
2745 Princeton, Texas 11,755 231.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1641 Kingston 22,950 -2.1%
1668 Garden City 22,495 2.9%
1798 Lockport 20,434 -8.0%
1872 Lynbrook 19,493 -2.1%
1881 Plattsburgh 19,438 3.2%
1894 Mineola 19,234 0.0%
1901 Mamaroneck 19,154 3.5%
1934 Cortland 18,713 0.0%
1998 Amsterdam 17,864 -2.4%
2000 Scarsdale 17,863 0.0%
2013 Lackawanna 17,768 -6.6%
2055 Oswego 17,337 -4.1%
2078 Massapequa Park 17,091 -2.3%
2109 Cohoes 16,655 6.8%
2196 Floral Park 15,923 -0.2%
2212 Rye 15,752 5.2%
2250 Westbury 15,354 6.7%
2276 Kenmore 15,076 -7.9%
2278 Depew 15,054 -9.1%
2302 Gloversville 14,832 -3.3%
2306 Tonawanda 14,798 -8.0%
2328 Beacon 14,523 -1.6%
2332 Batavia 14,491 -10.6%
2347 Glens Falls 14,348 0.1%
2354 Johnson City 14,299 -7.6%
2405 Oneonta 13,918 5.1%
2454 Olean 13,597 -11.2%
2576 Geneva 12,762 -5.9%
2591 Endicott 12,645 -2.6%
2635 Patchogue 12,368 3.6%
2697 Babylon 12,040 -4.6%
2698 Haverstraw 12,034 19.0%
2735 Dunkirk 11,799 -9.9%
2808 Tarrytown 11,399 2.2%
2835 Fulton 11,243 -5.0%
2861 Lake Grove 11,079 7.8%
2869 Suffern 11,027 0.7%
2875 Dobbs Ferry 10,980 2.8%
2876 Woodbury 10,972 23.7%
2890 Oneida 10,912 -0.5%
2904 Mount Kisco 10,824 8.1%
2939 Corning 10,603 -2.0%
2950 Ogdensburg 10,551 -14.4%
2966 Fredonia 10,501 -1.7%
3029 Massena 10,257 -8.2%
3030 Canandaigua 10,254 -9.9%
3038 West Haverstraw 10,221 -0.8%
3041 Great Neck 10,215 6.9%
3057 Lancaster 10,118 -9.3%
3071 Sleepy Hollow 10,057 9.0%
3090 Watervliet 9,986 0.9%
3114 East Rockaway 9,844 -5.0%
3116 New Hyde Park 9,842 3.2%
3150 Hamburg 9,691 -3.9%
3173 Rye Brook 9,507 9.5%
3184 Amityville 9,439 -0.1%
3233 Rensselaer 9,212 16.9%
3271 Farmingdale 9,021 7.2%
3286 Potsdam 8,973 -5.7%
3319 Newark 8,855 -8.5%
3345 Airmont 8,771 11.9%
3401 New Square 8,586 97.2%
3404 Monroe 8,570 9.5%
3409 Port Jervis 8,558 -3.4%
3418 Malverne 8,514 -4.7%
3469 Hornell 8,349 -8.6%
3508 Brockport 8,254 1.9%
3510 Johnstown 8,249 -4.2%
3524 Briarcliff Manor 8,215 7.6%
3543 Port Jefferson 8,164 3.9%
3547 Geneseo 8,144 7.2%
3552 Croton-on-Hudson 8,125 6.5%
3584 Chestnut Ridge 8,032 2.5%
3626 Hastings-on-Hudson 7,912 2.2%
3654 Baldwinsville 7,847 10.8%
3685 Ilion 7,738 -10.0%
3697 Colonie 7,700 -2.7%
3709 Scotia 7,654 -3.7%
3807 Herkimer 7,339 -1.9%
3817 Northport 7,301 -4.0%
3828 Williston Park 7,276 0.5%
3837 Pleasantville 7,242 0.8%
3845 New Paltz 7,221 19.6%
3857 East Hills 7,189 5.0%
3860 Nyack 7,185 8.8%
3906 Hudson Falls 7,053 2.1%
3932 Great Neck Plaza 6,958 7.5%
3951 Pelham 6,907 7.8%
3985 Warwick 6,778 5.6%
3999 Bayville 6,744 -5.5%
4017 Walden 6,695 6.0%
4031 Cedarhurst 6,658 7.7%
4032 North Syracuse 6,658 -3.1%
4037 Manorhaven 6,649 8.0%
4041 Norwich 6,644 -9.4%
4069 Tuckahoe 6,575 5.9%
4072 Lawrence 6,559 0.5%
4082 East Rochester 6,533 -1.6%
4093 Irvington 6,498 -2.1%
4114 Bronxville 6,440 -1.6%
4115 Monticello 6,439 -1.3%
4127 Canton 6,397 7.2%
4129 Horseheads 6,395 -2.4%
4181 Solvay 6,266 -8.3%
4199 East Aurora 6,197 -6.9%
4219 Hudson 6,144 -18.1%
4248 Larchmont 6,069 -6.5%
4269 North Hills 5,987 38.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 11,799 2,735
2017 11,848 2,712
2016 11,940 2,692
2015 12,081 2,648
2014 12,216 2,615
2013 12,328 2,582
2012 12,382 2,558
2011 12,467 2,536
2010 12,563 2,506
2009 12,036 2,570
2008 12,073 2,548
2007 12,121 2,515
2006 12,176 2,486
2005 12,329 2,442
2004 12,509 2,397
2003 12,658 2,352
2002 12,808 2,307
2001 12,929 2,269
2000 13,098 2,228
1990 13,988 1,880