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Demographics

People

Total Population7,202
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens18.1%
Employed Population 16+2,758
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married38.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.2%
Median Earnings25+$27,227
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,808

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,481
% Above Poverty Level72.7%
% Below Poverty Level27.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.4%
Median Gross Rent$572
Median House Value$38,400

Ancestry

Polish15.6%
Irish15.6%
Italian15.3%
Dutch6.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.7%
German4.9%
English4.5%
Welsh2.9%
Hungarian1.6%
Russian1.1%
French Except Basque1%
Lithuanian1%
Ukrainian0.9%
Austrian0.8%
Slovak0.8%
Danishn0.6%
Greek0.5%
Scottish0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Swedish0.1%
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Shamokin Almanac

CategoryValue
County Northumberland County
Standard Zip Codes17872
Phone Area Codes570
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.78
Approximate Longitude-76.55

Shamokin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationSELINSGROVE 2 S
Distance16.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 35 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip42 inches
StationHAMBURG
Distance34.4 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches
StationNEWPORT RIVER
Distance36.8 miles
Jan Temp19 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip40.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ashland2,744$46,830
Gordon811$68,203
Kulpmont2,862$52,969
Marion Heights650$59,250
Mount Carmel5,773$47,670
Snydertown309$61,250

Shamokin Public Libraries

Shamokin & Coal Twp Pub Lib
210 EAST INDEPENDENCE ST
Shamokin, Pennsylvania
(570) 648-3202

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Shamokin Public Schools

Shamokin Area Hs
2000 W State St
ZIP: 17866
(570) 648-5731
High
Total Enrollment 715
Shamokin Area Ms
2000 W State St
ZIP: 17866
(570) 648-5731
Middle
Total Enrollment 374
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