The Borough of Shamokin Dam had a population of 1,782 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shamokin Dam: Shanokin Dam.
|Daytime Population: Workers||799|
|Daytime Population: Residents||999|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,798|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.01|
|Population in Households||1,779|
|Population in Familes||1,349|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$48,458|
|Average Household Income||$61,864|
|Per Capita Income||$29,423|
|Total Housing Units||877 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||520 (59.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||327 (37.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||30 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,115|
|Average Home Value||$158,846|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.63%|
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, 2017 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||# 699||60th|
|Population Density||# 1093||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 804||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 1036||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 566||68th|
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