Living in Shamokin, PA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Shamokin, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
7,051
Unemployment
10.8%
Poverty
33.2%
Median Home
$36,700
Median Income
$28,737
Median Rent
$591

Shamokin SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
6

Shamokin, PA Crime Report

278
Total Crimes
3,960.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
59.90%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Shamokin
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 278 3,960.1 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 57 812.0 306.4 366.7
Murder 1 14.2 5.2 5.0
Robbery 4 57.0 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 48 683.8 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 221 3,148.1 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 40 569.8 182.4 340.5
Larceny 165 2,350.4 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 227.9 96.8 219.9

Shamokin, PA Cost Of Living

81
Shamokin's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Shamokin Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 81 99 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 99 103 100
Health 88 94 100
Housing 33 91 100
Transportation 106 109 100
Utilities 119 111 100

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Rankings for Shamokin in Pennsylvania

Map Of Shamokin, PA

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Population over time in Shamokin

Year Population % Change
2019 7,051 -0.6%
2018 7,096 -1.0%
2017 7,165 -0.5%
2016 7,202 -0.7%
2015 7,253 -0.6%
2014 7,295 -0.6%
2013 7,337 -0.4%
2012 7,370 -0.6%
2011 7,411 -0.5%
2010 7,447 -

Race / Ethnicity in Shamokin

White
88.0% (6,203)
African American
1.0% (67)
American Indian
0.9% (62)
Asian
0.0% (2)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (118)
Hispanic
8.5% (599)
Race Shamokin PA USA
White 88.0% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 1.0% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.5% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Shamokin

Female
55.4% (3,909)
Male
44.6% (3,141)
Gender Shamokin PA USA
Female 55.4% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 44.6% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shamokin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (423)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (634)
High School / GED
47.0% (3,313)
Some College
18.0% (1,269)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (493)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (634)
Master's Degree
4.0% (282)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Shamokin PA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 47.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Shamokin, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
17.8% (125,212)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.7% (75,611)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.0% (112,711)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (97,387)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (74,603)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (125,615)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.4% (52,222)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.6% (32,664)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (9,073)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Shamokin PA USA
Less than $10,000 17.8% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.7% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.0% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.4% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.6% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 6.6% 7.7%

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