Chunky is a small town of Newton County in the state of Missisippi. Chunky has a total area of about 2.3 sq. kms and situated at an elevated height of about 320 ft. from the ground level. It is about 10 miles west of the city of Meridian. A highway, the road route no. U.S. 80 passes through the County. The Government and the private sector in the field of education is the principal employer of the town. The Chunky river is a tourist destination and visitors enjoy water and adventure sports here. The town is well connected with the railways and helps in the daily transportation of the locals.