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Jay County, Indiana


Glass Capital of Indiana

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History & History-related items

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Statistics & Facts

The Indiana state capital is Indianapolis.
The population of Dunkirk is approximately 2362 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,227 (1990), 960 (2010).
The amount of land area in Dunkirk is 2.381 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Dunkirk to Washington DC is 460 miles.
The distance to the Indiana state capital is 65 miles. (as the crow flies)
Dunkirk is positioned 40.37 degrees north of the equator and 85.20 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The Dunkirk city color is Green.


less than 30 minutes from Muncie, Indiana and 45 minutes from Fort Wayne, Indiana. In distance - Dunkirk is 18 miles from Muncie, 48 miles from Fort Wayne and 70 miles from Indianapolis.
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History & History Related Items

City was called Quincy in the 1800, later named Crown City then named Dunkirk. Dunkirk is approximately 150 years old. Is home to Indiana Glass ( Makers of Tiara Glass ) and Ball-Icon ( A divison of Saint Gobain ). Dunkirk has the largest municipal park in Jay County.
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Welcome to Dunkirk page
Dunkirk Glass Days (Annual Event)
Crown City Pow-Wow ( Annual Event )
Feel The Warmth ( Annual Event )
Main Street Festival ( Annual Event )
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Dunkirk City Government

Dunkirk Mayor's Office
131 S Main St
Dunkirk, IN 47336-1242
Phone: 765-768-6858

In 1998, the Mayor of Dunkirk is: Robert Davenport
Chief of Police is Arnold Clevenger
The Fire Chief is Steve Fields
Head of the Water Department is Greg Buckner
The City Judge is Rick Hunt

Dunkirk Libraries

Dunkirk Public Library
127 W Washington St
Dunkirk, IN 47336-1218
Phone: 765-768-6872

Dunkirk Schools

Westlawn Elementary School
234 W Pearl St
Dunkirk, IN 47336-1430
Phone: 765-768-6075

West Jay County Junior High
140 E Highland Ave
Dunkirk, IN 47336-1014
Phone: 765-768-7648

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