Sunbury Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Sunbury, PA

General Sunbury Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Northumberland County

Close cities: Hummels Wharf, PA, Paxinos, PA, Northumberland, PA, Snydertown, PA, Selinsgrove, PA, Kratzerville, PA, Winfield, PA, Shamokin Dam, PA, Milton, PA

Sunbury Population (census data)
Total 9,831 (-7.0% since 2000)
Male 4,589 (46.7%)
Female 5,242 (53.3%)

Population Density: 4,630 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.8 (US Avg is 100)

Sunbury Elevation: 450 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1920

Land Area: 2.12 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,256

Zip Codes: 17801, 17877, and 16910.

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Sunbury Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (94.4%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (33.3%)
  • United States (13.8%)
  • Irish (10.2%)
  • Dutch (5.8%)
  • Italian (4.8%)
  • English (4.3%)

Sunbury School Information

High Schools
Shikellamy High School (6th & Walnut Streets, Sunbury, PA, 17801 - Shikellamy School District District)
Middle Schools
Sunbury Middle School (115 Fairmount Avenue, Sunbury, PA, 17801 - Shikellamy School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Chief Shikellamy School (Rr1 Box 246, Sunbury, PA, 17801 - Shikellamy School District District)
Grace S Beck School (600 Arch Street, Sunbury, PA, 17801 - Shikellamy School District District)
Oaklyn School (Road 2, Sunbury, PA, 17801 - Shikellamy School District District)

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