Karen Hunter
Karen Hunter
Celebrated Name: Karen Hunter
Real Name/Full Name: Karen Hunter
Gender: Female
Age: 58 years old
Birth Date: 24 April 1966
Birth Place: East Orange, New Jersey, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.55 m
Weight: 60 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Husband/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Karen Hunter Lesbian?: No
Profession: Author and journalist
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $4 million
Last Updated: June 2024

 Karen Hunter is an author and journalist from the United States. In her career, she has hosted and co-authored many books. She is best known to be the host of the radio show called The Karen Hunter Show. Karen has been active in her career for over four decades.

Maybe you know about Karen Hunter very well But do you know how old and tall is she, and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Karen Hunter’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, husband, boyfriend, dating, divorce, kids, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Karen Hunter was born on April 24, 1966, in East Orange, New Jersey. However, she has never revealed the details of her parents as well as siblings. In 1983, he completed her high school at Marylawn of the Oranges High School. Later she attended Drew University and earned her BA in English literature.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 24 April 1966, Karen Hunter is 58 years old as of today’s date 15th June 2024. Her height is 1.55 m tall, and weight is 60 kg.

Personal Life: husband, boyfriend, dating, divorce, kids

As Karen Hunter prefers to keep her life private, she has never divulged anything regarding her personal life. Even though she is over 50 years, there is no report if she is married or not. We also don’t have any information if she has children. She continues to live in South Orange, New Jersey.

On many occasions, she has advocated for various causes. In 2011, Karen called for a boycott of the TV show Celebrity Apprentice. In 2015, she wrote a petition to remove the confederate flag from the statehouse of South Carolina.


Karen Hunter started her career by becoming a sportswriter in 1998 for the newspaper. Following this, she started writing business stories as well as other features. In 1996, Karen was appointed as a journalism teacher at New York University. She remained in this position until 1998. She has also been a member of the Editorial Board of New York Daily News.

In 1999, she went on to become the concurrent member of various news teams for New York Daily News. In 2002 she became the assistant visiting professor of Hunter College administration. She was in the department of Film and Media studies. Currently, she is in Hunter College as a distinguished lecturer.

Karen has also been a morning radio talk show host in New York City for over three years. She was with WWRL of New York station and left the position in 2006. As a radio show host, Karen has gone to interview many popular names including Ben Carson who was the 17th US Secretary for Urban and Housing Development.

Later, she came up with Canon Hunter Publishing. She then became the publisher of many books including Faith on the Fire, recipes for Good Life, Why Black Men Love White Women, and Love on A Two-Way Street.

She has also been successful to co-write five books including The Children of Children Keep Coming. She currently serves as the CEO of Karen Hunter Publishing which is an imprint of Pocket Books.

Karen has co-written books with celebrities like Wendy Williams, Queen Latifah, LL Cool J, Al Sharpton, Karine Steggans, Jonathan Plummer, and Donda West. Additionally, she has also been able to make many TV show appearances including Paula Zahn Now.

Awards & Achievements

Having been a journalist for many years, Karen Hunter has been on the team that has gone on to win the Pulitzer Prize. She was also a part of the team that won the Polk Award. Karen is also the first female news columnist of African-American descent to work with New York Daily News. On many occasions, the books co-written by Karen have gone on to become New York Times bestsellers.

Net Worth & Salary of Karen Hunter in 2024

Karen Hunter Net Worth
Karen Hunter Net Worth

As of June 2024, The net worth of Karen Hunter is around $4 million. By being a journalist for many years, she has been able to make this money. Karen has also successfully hosted radio shows and has been a professor of journalism. Part of her wealth also comes from coming up with many books. The books co-authored by her has been featured in the list of New York Times bestseller.

Karen Hunter has done many things in her life which has made her highly successful. However, she has never discussed anything about her personal life. We hope that after writing many books, she will open up her own book someday.


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