Tunkhannock is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,780 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Tunkhannock is the 621st largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Tunkhannock was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs, Tunkhannock isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Tunkhannock are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tunkhannock is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tunkhannock who work in office and administrative support (15.05%), management occupations (11.01%), and maintenance occupations (8.07%).
As is often the case in a small borough, Tunkhannock doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Tunkhannock is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.11% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Tunkhannock in 2010 was $26,053, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,212 for a family of four. However, Tunkhannock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Tunkhannock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tunkhannock residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Tunkhannock include Irish, German, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Tunkhannock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Russian.