The Borough of Shamokin Dam had a population of 1,787 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Shamokin Dam is located at latitude 40.8487 and longitude -76.8197 in Snyder County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Shamokin Dam 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Shamokin Dam: Shanokin Dam.
|Total Population||1,787 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,784 (99.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,346 (75.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||3 ( 0.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$47,594|
|Average Household Income||$58,819|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$28,114|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||885 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||497 (56.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||357 (40.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||31 ( 3.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,902|
|Average Home Value||$162,978|
|Housing Affordability Index3||148|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.34%|
|Per Capita Income||1.56%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.48%|
The table below compares Shamokin Dam to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 693||61st|
|Population Density||# 1087||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 1318||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 279||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 959||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 852||52nd|
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