Hunker, Pennsylvania

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Hunker Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 25 miles SE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15639
Phone Area Codes 724
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.204
Longitude -79.62

Hunker Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station DONEGAL 2 NW
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 34 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 58 to 80 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Station DONORA 1 SW
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.6 inches
Distance 20.5 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 38 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 43.3 inches
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Hunker Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 329 100%
Male 166 50.5%
Female 163 49.5%
Under 18 56 17%
18+ 273 83%
65+ 50 15.2%
Median Age 43.9
Average Family Size 2.83
White 317 96.4%
African-American 2 0.6%
Asian 3 0.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 6 1.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Hunker Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 319
Growth -10
Growth % -3%

Hunker Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 29.5%
Irish 14.5%
US/American 11.9%
English 9.3%
Italian 9.3%
Polish 4.8%
Scottish 4%
Dutch 3.1%
Scotch-Irish 3.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.6%
Hungarian 1.8%
Canadian 1.3%
Ukrainian 0.9%
Slovene 0.9%
French (except Basque) 0.9%
Czechoslovakian 0.9%
Welsh 0.9%
Pennsylvania German 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Hunker 329 $43,750
Arona 407 $50,250
Madison 510 $46,250
Mount Pleasant 4,728 $41,438
New Stanton 1,906 $38,981
Smithton 444 $36,250
Youngwood 4,138 $43,942
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