The Borough of Shamokin Dam had a population of 1,757 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Shamokin Dam is located at latitude 40.8581 and longitude -76.8258 in Snyder County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Shamokin Dam (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Snyder County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 479 feet.
The Borough of Shamokin Dam (GNIS ID: 1215579) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Shamokin Dam population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shamokin Dam: Shanokin Dam.
|Population in Households||1,754|
|Population in Familes||1,330|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||869 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||513 (59.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||326 (37.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||30 ( 3.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,391|
|Average Home Value||$155,750|
|Median Household Income||$47,245|
|Average Household Income||$56,493|
|Per Capita Income||$26,995|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.48%|
|Per Capita Income||1.97%|
The table below compares Shamokin Dam to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 705||60th|
|Population Density1||# 1098||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 792||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 986||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 641||64th|
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