Shamokin (zip 17872), Pennsylvania 

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Population

8,834

-7.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.8%

Median Age

42.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 4.9

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Shamokin (zip 17872), Pennsylvania

June, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 17872 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Zip Codes: Shamokin (zip 17872)
Cost of Living: -27.1% lower


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Shamokin, Pa Housing Market
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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Shamokin (zip 17872) is 7.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Shamokin (zip 17872) jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Shamokin (zip 17872)'s cost of living is 27.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Shamokin (zip 17872)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 17872 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Shamokin (zip 17872)'s population is 8,834 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 7.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Shamokin (zip 17872) is Real Estate: $47,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.5%.

SCHOOLS
Shamokin (zip 17872) 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 (zip 17872). More Education



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Housing Market in Shamokin

It's a good time to buy in Shamokin. Home Appreciation is up 7.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Shamokin is $47,200.
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Reviews for Shamokin   2 Reviews
Decades past its prime with no real future. - 9/12/2020
I've lived here for over three decades and it's become progressively worse year by year. This is an old mining city, as many are in this part of Pennsylvania. The... Read More

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cost of living - 10/27/2011
the cost of living is very inexpensive. Housing is very... Read More


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