Shamokin, Pennsylvania 

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Population

6,909

-3.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.8%

Median Age

43.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 4.9

summer / winter

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June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Shamokin, while January and February are the least comfortable months.


Shamokin, PA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Pennsylvania
County: Northumberland County
Metro Area: Sunbury Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Shamokin
Zip Codes: 17872


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Shamokin is 7.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Shamokin jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Shamokin's cost of living is 29.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Shamokin's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Northumberland county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 68.3% to 29.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Shamokin's population is 6,909 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Shamokin is Real Estate: $36,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.5%.

SCHOOLS
Shamokin public schools spend $14,572 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Shamokin. More Education



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Housing Market in Shamokin

It's a good time to buy in Shamokin. Home Appreciation is up 9.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Shamokin is $36,100.

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Reviews for Shamokin   2 Reviews
Decades past its prime with no real future. - 8/2/2020
Shamokin, PA is an old coal town that's multiple decades past its prime. The area is growing with dilapidated and unsafe buildings while the city is bankrupt, unable to... Read More

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you want comments about shamokin?! - 11/27/2008
alright here is a comment unless you ar a raging alcoholic shamokin is the place where your happiness would go to die and i am serious you cant get a job here i hate it... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SHAMOKIN, PENNSYLVANIA
17872

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