Tunkhannock Tourism, Pennsylvania

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Tunkhannock is a borough in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, 31 miles (50 km) northwest of Wilkes-Barre. In the past, lumbering was carried on extensively. Today, many residents are employed by the Procter & Gamble plant in nearby Washington Township. As of the 2010 census, the borough population was 1,836. It is the county seat of Wyoming County. Tunkhannock is in the Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area. The name Tunkhannock comes from the Minsi-Len'api term Ptuk'hanna'unk, which means "Bend-in-river-place," especially to the town's west, upstream at the radical bend called "The Neck." Modern Tunkhannock, Lackawanna County, The Tunkhannock Historic District, bounded by Tioga, Pine, and Harrison Sts and Wyoming Ave, was added to the National Register of Historic Places in August 2005.

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If you are looking for travel information of Tunkhannock in United States, you've come to the right place. Tunkhannock is located at a short trip away from Hershey a major city in United States. Hershey is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Hershey Park, Hershey's Chocolate World, The Hershey Story Museum. Popular vacation packages of Tunkhannock are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Tunkhannock*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tunkhannock

    Know the pollution level of Tunkhannock before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Tunkhannock: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Tunkhannock for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tunkhannock.

    • Burglary and Theft 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 71.43 (High)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.29 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.14 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.57 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.57 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tunkhannock - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 59.26 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 26.44 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 14 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tunkhannock

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tunkhannock

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.33 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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