Dunkirk, NY 14048 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14048: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dunkirk, NY 14048

Acceptable Alternative
Van Buren Bay, NY 14048

Not Acceptable, USPS
Chadwick Bay, NY 14048

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Chautauqua County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.479, Longitude -79.328
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 505
  • PO Box Addresses: 261
  • Residential Addresses: 6,350
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 318
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,032

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 14048 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 14048 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Dunkirk, NY 14048 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,722
Population in Households 14,334
Population in Familes 10,672
Population in Group Qrtrs 388
Population Density2 608
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $41,666
Average Household Income $54,819
Per Capita Income $23,387


Total Housing Units 7,338 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,628 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,597 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,113 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $79,861
Average Home Value $106,250


Total Households 6,225
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 3,609
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.43% -0.68%
Households -0.43% -0.72%
Families -0.65% -0.86%
Median Household Income   3.21%
Per Capita Income   3.36%

Dunkirk, NY 14048 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14048 to the other 1,740 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 415 76th
Population Density # 618 65th
Diversity Index # 222 87th
Median Household Income # 1559 10th
Per Capita Income # 1479 15th

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