Latest Data (2017)
Population 11,848
Nationwide Rank 2712

Quick Facts

Dunkirk, New York is the 2,712th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Dunkirk, New York is a city.

Dunkirk, New York is currently 15.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Dunkirk, New York's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Dunkirk, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2702 St. Peter, Minnesota 11,906 20.7%
2703 Greensburg, Indiana 11,902 14.6%
2704 Somersworth, New Hampshire 11,900 3.4%
2705 Freehold, New Jersey 11,894 8.0%
2706 Garden City, Idaho 11,890 11.1%
2707 Crestwood, Missouri 11,870 0.0%
2708 Arkansas City, Kansas 11,866 -0.8%
2709 Evanston, Wyoming 11,866 3.4%
2710 Lewisburg, Tennessee 11,857 11.8%
2711 Portales, New Mexico 11,850 6.4%
2712 Dunkirk, New York 11,848 -9.5%
2713 Healdsburg, California 11,840 7.3%
2714 Sedro-Woolley, Washington 11,838 32.2%
2715 Weatherford, Oklahoma 11,832 19.8%
2716 Lantana, Florida 11,824 25.5%
2717 Bucyrus, Ohio 11,817 -10.5%
2718 Gulf Shores, Alabama 11,809 105.6%
2719 Pontiac, Illinois 11,809 -1.2%
2720 Bogalusa, Louisiana 11,789 -11.4%
2721 Enumclaw, Washington 11,784 6.2%
2722 Salem, Ohio 11,782 -5.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1614 Kingston 23,169 -1.2%
1648 Garden City 22,698 3.8%
1780 Lockport 20,569 -7.4%
1843 Lynbrook 19,716 -1.0%
1847 Plattsburgh 19,696 4.6%
1869 Mamaroneck 19,423 5.0%
1873 Mineola 19,387 0.7%
1925 Cortland 18,698 0.0%
1976 Scarsdale 18,079 1.2%
1990 Lackawanna 17,934 -5.7%
1996 Amsterdam 17,844 -2.5%
2037 Oswego 17,465 -3.4%
2050 Massapequa Park 17,266 -1.3%
2074 Cohoes 16,875 8.2%
2161 Floral Park 16,103 0.8%
2174 Rye 16,009 6.9%
2230 Westbury 15,493 7.7%
2255 Kenmore 15,217 -7.1%
2257 Depew 15,193 -8.3%
2278 Gloversville 14,951 -2.6%
2282 Tonawanda 14,904 -7.4%
2298 Mastic Beach 14,762
2303 Batavia 14,661 -9.6%
2323 Johnson City 14,508 -6.2%
2329 Glens Falls 14,439 0.7%
2345 Beacon 14,289 -3.2%
2365 Oneonta 14,057 6.1%
2424 Olean 13,711 -10.4%
2540 Geneva 12,886 -5.0%
2553 Endicott 12,828 -1.2%
2602 Patchogue 12,489 4.6%
2651 Haverstraw 12,216 20.8%
2663 Babylon 12,145 -3.7%
2712 Dunkirk 11,848 -9.5%
2764 Tarrytown 11,572 3.8%
2804 Fulton 11,324 -4.3%
2836 Lake Grove 11,155 8.5%
2840 Dobbs Ferry 11,147 4.4%
2850 Woodbury 11,075 24.9%
2863 Mount Kisco 10,998 9.8%
2864 Oneida 10,997 0.1%
2865 Suffern 10,995 0.4%
2906 Corning 10,709 -1.0%
2912 Ogdensburg 10,687 -13.3%
2940 Fredonia 10,567 -1.1%
2980 West Haverstraw 10,388 0.7%
2987 Massena 10,368 -7.2%
3002 Great Neck 10,303 7.8%
3008 Canandaigua 10,289 -9.6%
3023 Sleepy Hollow 10,218 10.8%
3028 Lancaster 10,179 -8.7%
3036 Watervliet 10,131 2.3%
3073 New Hyde Park 9,953 4.3%
3093 East Rockaway 9,863 -4.8%
3127 Hamburg 9,696 -3.8%
3129 Potsdam 9,688 1.7%
3150 Rye Brook 9,589 10.4%
3158 Amityville 9,524 0.7%
3207 Rensselaer 9,264 17.5%
3243 Farmingdale 9,094 8.1%
3286 Newark 8,919 -7.8%
3297 Airmont 8,888 13.4%
3376 Monroe 8,630 10.3%
3377 Port Jervis 8,630 -2.6%
3379 Malverne 8,613 -3.6%
3420 New Square 8,451 94.1%
3470 Johnstown 8,314 -3.4%
3474 Brockport 8,299 2.5%
3494 Croton-on-Hudson 8,258 8.3%
3505 Hornell 8,212 -10.1%
3521 Geneseo 8,165 7.5%
3527 Chestnut Ridge 8,156 4.0%
3571 Briarcliff Manor 8,021 5.0%
3577 Hastings-on-Hudson 8,008 3.4%
3610 Port Jefferson 7,898 0.5%
3617 Baldwinsville 7,885 11.3%
3641 Colonie 7,809 -1.4%
3646 Ilion 7,790 -9.4%
3673 Scotia 7,707 -3.0%
3777 Herkimer 7,380 -1.3%
3782 Northport 7,368 -3.2%
3786 Williston Park 7,360 1.6%
3802 Pleasantville 7,322 1.9%
3834 East Hills 7,238 5.7%
3878 Hudson Falls 7,099 2.8%
3892 Nyack 7,040 6.6%
3894 New Paltz 7,031 16.4%
3896 Great Neck Plaza 7,025 8.5%
3898 Pelham 7,016 9.5%
3960 Warwick 6,828 6.4%
3979 Bayville 6,771 -5.1%
3987 Walden 6,748 6.8%
3990 North Syracuse 6,742 -1.9%
3995 Cedarhurst 6,730 8.9%
4002 Manorhaven 6,718 9.2%
4003 Norwich 6,718 -8.4%
4021 Tuckahoe 6,657 7.2%
4042 Lawrence 6,607 1.2%
4043 Irvington 6,606 -0.4%
4053 East Rochester 6,583 -0.8%
4061 Bronxville 6,547 0.0%
4093 Canton 6,487 8.7%
4099 Monticello 6,464 -0.9%
4100 Horseheads 6,460 -1.4%
4144 Solvay 6,341 -7.2%
4170 East Aurora 6,250 -6.1%
4174 Hudson 6,239 -16.8%
4195 Larchmont 6,157 -5.1%
4289 Wesley Hills 5,938 21.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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