Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 1,689 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.5%
 
Males: 749  (44.4%)
Females: 940  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  55.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 17876.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,738 (it was $34,514 in 2000)
Shamokin Dam:

$47,738
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,901 (it was $19,923 in 2000)

Shamokin Dam borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $139,774 (it was $91,800 in 2000)
Shamokin Dam:

$139,774
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $437.

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  • Races in Shamokin Dam, PA (2010)

    Shamokin Dam races chart
    • 1,60995.4%White alone
    • 241.4%Asian alone
    • 241.4%Hispanic
    • 140.8%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Black alone
    • 70.4%American Indian alone

Races in Shamokin Dam detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Shamokin Dam: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.5%), English (7.1%), Irish (6.3%), Italian (5.7%), Dutch (5.5%), United States (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 08/1927

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 1.83 square miles.

Population density: 924 people per square mile   (low).

Shamokin Dam,PA real estate house value index trend

Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Shamokin Dam:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shamokin Dam borough:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

13 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.8%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Shamokin Dam to the number of sex offenders is 1,681 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,313 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,765 (1.3%)

Shamokin Dam satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (58.6 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (106.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hummels Wharf, PA (1.1 miles ), Sunbury, PA (1.4 miles ), Northumberland borough, PA (1.8 miles ), Kapp Heights, PA (1.9 miles ), Kratzerville, PA (2.0 miles ), Selinsgrove borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Winfield, PA (2.1 miles ), Snydertown borough, PA (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 40.85 N, Longitude: 76.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 570

Shamokin Dam household income distribution Shamokin Dam home values distribution

Crime rates in Shamokin Dam by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2012
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 011010
per 100,000 0.068.969.50.068.90.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000321
per 100,000 0.00.00.0209.5137.859.3
Burglaries 320344
per 100,000 204.5137.80.0209.5275.7237.1
Thefts 413529344132
per 100,000 2,794.82,412.12,016.72,374.32,825.61,896.9
Auto thefts 011100
per 100,000 0.068.969.569.80.00.0
Arson 001001
per 100,000 0.00.069.50.00.059.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.4) 131.3173.6147.7163.5223.8108.6

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Crime rate in Shamokin Dam detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Pennsylvania average:

2.58
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -221 (-12.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Shamokin Dam: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania average temperatures Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania average precipitation Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania humidity Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania wind speed Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania snowfall Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania sunshine Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Shamokin Dam-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.6 miles away from the Shamokin Dam borough center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the borough center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shamokin Dam-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 191.3 miles away from Shamokin Dam center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 249.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 231.6 miles away from Shamokin Dam center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 297.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Snyder County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shamokin Dam topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shamokin Dam:

  • SUNBURY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; SUNBURY, PA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-MANSION (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SUNBURY, PA)
  • MANSION NURSING CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SUNBURY, PA)
  • SUN HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA)
  • DAVITA - SELINSGROVE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; SELINSGROVE, PA)
  • BAYADA HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; SELINSGROVE, PA)
  • NOTTINGHAM VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA)

College/University in Shamokin Dam:

  • Empire Beauty School-Shamokin Dam (Full-time enrollment: 60; Location: Orchard Hills Plz US Rte 11 & 15; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shamokin Dam:

  • Susquehanna University (about 5 miles; Selinsgrove, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,495)
  • Bucknell University (about 9 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)
  • Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 23 miles; Bloomsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 9,452)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 29 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • McCann School of Business & Technology (about 33 miles; Pottsville, PA; FT enrollment: 3,412)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 39 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)
  • Lock Haven University (about 40 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)

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Notable location: Shamokin Dam Fire Company Station 90 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Center: Orchard Hills Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: West Side Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Golden Way Inc (Routes 11 & 15), Hampton Inn (Rts 11 & 15).

Snyder County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.2%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  57.7%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Shamokin Dam compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Shamokin Dam (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Shamokin Dam Branch at 625 Nroth Susqehana Trail, branch established on 1961/08/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation
  • Mifflinburg Bank and Trust Company: Shamokin Dam Office at 2894 North Susquehanna Trail, branch established on 2010/01/04. Info updated 2007/06/06: Bank assets: $330.3 mil, Deposits: $256.8 mil, headquarters in Mifflinburg, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Mifflinburg Bancorp, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania:

  • Econo Lodge, 2 Susquehanna Dr, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876 , Phone: (570) 743-7666, Fax: (570) 743-7662
  • Hampton Inn, 3 Stetler Ave, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876 , Phone: (570) 743-2223, Fax: (570) 743-5404
  • Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, 3249 N Susquehanna Trl, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876 , Phone: (570) 743-1111, Fax: (570) 743-1190
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Shamokin Dam travel time to work - commute Shamokin Dam mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (39%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shamokin Dam borough (based on Snyder County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,96553
Evangelical Protestant3,97434
Catholic1,8991
Other41
None22,860-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Snyder County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Snyder County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

8.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Snyder County:

27.6%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.1%
State:

11.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$5,059$60,7080$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,670$32,0400$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$10,306$41,2240$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,264
Streets and Highways 2$4,404$26,4240$0
Water Supply 2$7,705$46,2300$0
Totals for Government 9$30,144$40,1921$1,264

Shamokin Dam government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $137,000 ($81.11)
    Regular Highways: $41,000 ($24.27)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $236,000 ($139.73)
    Central Staff Services: $195,000 ($115.45)
    Police Protection: $152,000 ($89.99)
    Water Utilities: $140,000 ($82.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $122,000 ($72.23)
    Regular Highways: $92,000 ($54.47)
    General - Other: $68,000 ($40.26)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($13.62)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($8.29)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($4.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($2.37)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($1.78)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $71,000 ($42.04)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $15,000 ($8.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $335,000 ($198.34)

Shamokin Dam government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $236,000 ($139.73)
    All Other: $52,000 ($30.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $121,000 ($71.64)
    Special Assessments: $50,000 ($29.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $316,000 ($187.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $34,000 ($20.13)
    All Other: $3,000 ($1.78)
    General Support: $2,000 ($1.18)
  • Tax - NEC: $171,000 ($101.24)
    Property: $101,000 ($59.80)
    Individual Income: $89,000 ($52.69)

Shamokin Dam government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $978,000 ($579.04)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $900,000 ($532.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $894,000 ($529.31)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $984,000 ($582.59)

Shamokin Dam government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,072,000 ($1226.76)

4.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,282 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.47%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Northumberland County, PA  1.15% ($34,123 average AGI)
from Union County, PA  0.76% ($30,071)
from Juniata County, PA  0.24% ($28,714)


4.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,952 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Northumberland County, PA  1.10% ($30,552 average AGI)
to Union County, PA  0.72% ($30,972)
to Mifflin County, PA  0.26% ($31,846)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shamokin Dam:

  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYGL (1240 AM; 1 kW; SELINSGROVE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKK (1200 AM; 10 kW; HUGHESVILLE, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPGM (1570 AM; 3 kW; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMLP (1380 AM; 1 kW; MILTON, PA; Owner: MILTON-LEWISBURG B/CSTG, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shamokin Dam:

  • W289AI (105.7 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENN. EDUC. TV ASSOC.)
  • WQKX (94.1 FM; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEGH (107.3 FM; NORTHUMBERLAND, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVLY-FM (100.9 FM; MILTON, PA; Owner: MILTON-LEWISBURG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLGL (92.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, PA; Owner: SUNAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQSU (88.9 FM; SELINSGROVE, PA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY)
  • WWBE (98.3 FM; MIFFLINBURG, PA; Owner: B-98 BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WBGM (88.1 FM; NEW BERLIN, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLZS (106.1 FM; BEAVER SPRINGS, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC)
  • WPGM-FM (96.7 FM; DANVILLE, PA; Owner: MONTROSE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFYY (106.5 FM; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Owner: RADIO FRIENDZ, INC.)
  • WCXR (103.7 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WRVH (107.9 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WZXR (99.3 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WBZD-FM (93.3 FM; MUNCY, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WILQ (105.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT SABRECOM, INC.)
  • W299AF (107.7 FM; CATAWISSA, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGRC (91.3 FM; LEWISBURG, PA; Owner: SALT AND LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC)
  • W263AG (100.5 FM; SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: DBA COVENANT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSPI (99.7 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, PA; Owner: H & P COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)

TV broadcast stations around Shamokin Dam:

  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WILF (Channel 53; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; Owner: PEGASUS BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, L.P.)
  • Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents26
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Pennsylvania average
  • Fatal accident count95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents139
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities102
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents243
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents19
See more detailed statistics of Shamokin Dam fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 39,526Total average daily traffic
  • 3,799Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Charles K Leto, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7177728024, Cleto@state.Pa.Us, 2605 INTERSTATE DRIVE, SUITE 135
  • DONALD R APPLEBY, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870083 Lon: -76.807194), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7177728005, Dappleby@state.Pa.Us, ONE TECHNOLOGY PARK, ROOM 190
  • Donald R Appleby, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870083 Lon: -76.807194), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7177728005, , ONE TECHNOLOGY PARK, ROOM 190
  • Donald R Appleby, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7177728005, Radio@state.Pa.Us, 5 TECHNOLOGY PARK
  • DONALD R APPLEBY, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7177728005, Radio@state.Pa.Us, 5 TECHNOLOGY PARK
  • Donald R Appleby, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7177728005, Radio@state.Pa.Us, 5 TECHNOLOGY PARK
  • Donald R Appleby, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: 59.4, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 7177728005, Radio@state.Pa.Us, 5 TECHNOLOGY PARK

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Fire Dept Old Trail (Lat: 40.850361 Lon: -76.814417), Call Sign: KNIZ466, Licensee ID: L00823228
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0600 MHz, 46.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/05/2004, Expiration Date: 04/26/2014
    Registrant: City Of Shamokin Dam, Fire Dept Old Trail, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876, Phone: (717) 743-2126
  • Sunbury Ses (Lat: 40.837306 Lon: -76.825806), Call Sign: KNAB314
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.820 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/2005, Expiration Date: 10/16/2015
    Registrant: Reed Smith, LLP, 1301 K Street, Nw, Suite 1100 - East Tower, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 414-9234, Fax: (202) 414-9299, Email:
  • 144 W 8th Ave (Lat: 40.853694 Lon: -76.812194), Call Sign: KQV797, Licensee ID: L00075112
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, 155.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/31/2005, Expiration Date: 04/10/2015
    Registrant: Shamokin Dam, Borough Of, 144 W 8th Avenue, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876, Phone: (570) 743-7565, Fax: (570) 743-4102, Email:
  • Sunbury Steam Electric Station (Lat: 40.838417 Lon: -76.824694), Call Sign: KGC283, Licensee ID: L00253246
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.6200 MHz, 37.8200 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/03/2003, Expiration Date: 11/14/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2003
    Registrant: Ppl Electric Utilities Dba Ppl Utilities, 2 N Ninth St, Allentown, PA 18101-1179, Phone: (717) 743-1241
  • SNYD03, Snyd03, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPZU909
    Assigned Frequencies: 852.237 MHz, 853.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/19/2004, Expiration Date: 03/19/2014, Certifier: Donald R Appleby
    Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 2605 Interstate Drive, Suite 135, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SNYD03, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPRR410
    Assigned Frequencies: 6783.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 12/22/2020, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr.
    Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 2605 Interstate Drive, Suite 135, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 772-8024, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • BLUE HILL, End Of Tower Road (Lat: 40.870611 Lon: -76.807278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQBH210
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.750 MHz, 10795.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/2004, Expiration Date: 10/05/2014, Certifier: Thomas W Hess
    Registrant: Union County 911, 155 N 15th St, Lewisburg, PA 17837, Phone: (570) 524-8810, Fax: (570) 524-8818, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Businesses in Shamokin Dam, PA
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Arby's1Kmart1
AutoZone1Long John Silver's1
Burger King1McDonald's1
Econo Lodge1Pizza Hut1
Goodwill1Subway1
Hilton1U-Haul1
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