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Cities: Shamokin, PA (2.04%), Trevorton, PA (1.18%), Fairview-Ferndale, PA (0.01%), Marshallton, PA (0.01%)
County: Northumberland County, PA

Estimated zip code population in 2011: 10,006
Zip code population in 2010: 9,943




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Houses and condos: 5,742
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,488
% of renters here:

33%
State:

31%

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 17872: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 40.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 247 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
This zip code:

1.3% ($688)
Pennsylvania:

1.4% ($2,385)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $766 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $617 (1.4%)

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Males: 4,966  (49.6%)
Females: 5,040  (50.4%)

For population 25 years and over in 17872:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 12.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 17872:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

Zip code 17872 compared to state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

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Urban population: 8,023
Rural population: 1,983

Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $54,300
17872:

$54,300
Pennsylvania:

$164,800



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 13 registered sex offenders living in 17872 zip code as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 17872 to the number of sex offenders is 786 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

41.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.3 years

Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 17872, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $27,532 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$27,532
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $25,788 (reported on 85.3% of returns)
Here:

$25,788
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 81.1% for AGIs below $10k, 74.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 83.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 53.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,099 (reported on 34.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,099
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.8% for AGIs below $10k, 2.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,378 (reported on 18.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,378
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$1,505 (reported on 10.4% of returns)
Here:

+$1,505
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,498 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
Here:

+$8,498
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.8% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,264 (reported on 1.9% of returns)
17872:

$2,264
Pennsylvania:

$2,903

Total itemized deductions: $14,428 (23% of AGI, reported on 9.0% of returns)
Here:

$14,428
State:

$18,804

Here:

22.6% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,065 (3% of AGI, reported on 7.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,065
State:

$3,337

Here:

3.0% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,181 (reported on 66.4% of returns)
17872:

$3,181
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,590 (reported on 20.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,590
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 54.5%
Here:

54%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 49.5% for AGIs below $10k, 55.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 54.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 57.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 61.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.6% for AGIs over 100k)


Estimated median household income in 2011:
This zip code:

$35,121
Pennsylvania:

$50,228

Shamokin, PA (17872) map

Nearest zip codes: 17867, 17881, 17823, 17836, 17801, 17941.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

46.4%
Pennsylvania:

48.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.0%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 763
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,730


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 77 (50 now married, 27 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,185 (1,051 now married, 1,134 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 17872 with a mortgage: 1,450 (95 second mortgage, 234 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,555

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $872
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $373

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

15.1%
Whole state:

13.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

9.4%
Whole state:

7.6%

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.4


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Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages:

Notable locations in zip code 17872: Liberty Hose Company 2 Station 20 (A), Independence Hose Company Station 40 (B), Rescue Hose Company Station 30 (C), Friendship Fire Engine and Hose Company Station 10 (D), East Cameron Township Fire Company (E), West End Fire Company Station 50 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in zip code 17872 include: Saint Pauls Church (A), Emmanuel Church (B), Bethel Chapel (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Sunshine Fines Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Zerbe Run (A), Coal Run (B), Carbon Run (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in zip code 17872: State Game Lands Number 84 (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 31
  • 2000 to 2004: 37
  • 1990 to 1999: 208
  • 1980 to 1989: 179
  • 1970 to 1979: 454
  • 1960 to 1969: 288
  • 1950 to 1959: 311
  • 1940 to 1949: 458
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,776


Zip code 17872 satellite photo by USGS

Bedrooms in houses/apartments in 17872
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 60
  • 2 bedrooms: 541
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,457
  • 4 bedrooms: 713
  • 5+ bedrooms: 234
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 416
  • 2 bedrooms: 414
  • 3 bedrooms: 441
  • 4 bedrooms: 73
  • 5+ bedrooms: 136
Cars and other vehicles available in 17872 in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 259
  • 1 vehicle: 907
  • 2 vehicles: 1,070
  • 3 vehicles: 643
  • 4 vehicles: 80
  • 5+ vehicles: 46
  • no vehicle: 515
  • 1 vehicle: 725
  • 2 vehicles: 198
  • 3 vehicles: 40
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 10


Estimated household income distribution in 2009:

Zip code 17872 household income distribution in 2009

Zip code 17872 house/condo values in 2011

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 17872:

  • Less than $10,000: 65
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 62
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 238
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 181
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 162
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 252
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 154
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 283
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 243
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 180
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 136
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 167
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 110
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 221
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 118
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 173
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 75
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 73
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 39
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 35
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 34
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 2
  • $1,000,000 or more: 2

 



17872 rent paid by renters

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 17872:

  • Less than $100: 46
  • $100 to $149: 40
  • $150 to $199: 103
  • $200 to $249: 188
  • $250 to $299: 93
  • $300 to $349: 213
  • $350 to $399: 174
  • $400 to $449: 237
  • $450 to $499: 60
  • $500 to $549: 34
  • $550 to $599: 23
  • $600 to $649: 22
  • $800 to $899: 7
  • $900 to $999: 13
  • No cash rent: 235
 


Median gross rent in 2011: $459.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2011: $125,413.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $52,288
  • Asian householders: $251,388
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $69,615

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $54,300
17872:

$54,300
Pennsylvania:

$164,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $30,900 - $102,300

Mean price in 2011:

Detached houses: $135,756
Here:

$135,756
State:

$217,230

Townhouses or other attached units: $45,756
Here:

$45,756
State:

$157,579

In 2-unit structures: $75,984
Here:

$75,984
State:

$149,667

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $58,418
Here:

$58,418
State:

$185,325

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,532
Here:

$128,532
State:

$216,077

Mobile homes: $62,517
Here:

$62,517
State:

$72,336

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,017
  • One, attached: 2,433
  • Two: 476
  • 3 or 4: 184
  • 5 to 9: 85
  • 10 to 19: 47
  • 20 to 49: 75
  • 50 or more: 283
  • Mobile homes: 110
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 32

Unemployment: 12.5%
17872 zip code mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,275 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 554 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 14 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 172 (4%)
  • Other means: 47 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 63 (2%)
 

17872 zip code travel time to work (commute)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 140
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 508
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 606
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 557
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 403
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 216
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 608
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 132
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 198
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 366
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 185
  • 90 or more minutes: 145
 

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 57.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,985
  • In family households: 7,725 (1,621 male householders, 1,034 female householders)
    1,904 spouses, 2,660 children (2,488 natural, 21 adopted, 152 stepchildren), 57 grandchildren, 84 brothers or sisters, 105 parents, 97 other relatives, 163 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,260 (870 male householders (620 living alone)), 968 female householders (878 living alone)), 422 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 21 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,337 2-persons, 504 3-persons, 538 4-persons, 177 5-persons, 65 6-persons, 34 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,498 1-person, 270 2-persons, 38 3-persons, 32 4-persons

1,406 married couples with children.
575 single-parent households (157 men, 418 women).

97.5% of residents of 17872 zip code speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% very well, 8% well, 19% not well).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 37 (0.4%)
(67.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.4%
Whole state:

5.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Dominican Republic (35%)
  • India (24%)
  • Korea (16%)
  • Philippines (16%)
  • England (8%)

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2000 or later: 24
  • 1990 to 1999: 30
  • 1980 to 1989: 25
  • Before 1980: 25

Races in zip code 17872:

White population: 9,523
Black population: 47
American Indian population: 13
Asian population: 37
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 0
Some other race population: 3
Two or more races population: 100
Hispanic or Latino population: 220

Most common first ancestries reported in 17872 (%):



  • German (29%)
  • Polish (13%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • Other groups (6%)
  • Dutch (4%)
  • American (3%)

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • B & L CHEVY (2300 STATE HWY RT 61 in SHAMOKIN, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS (NEW AND USED)
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , LEFFLER JR ROBERT (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • B & L DODGE (300 CENTER ST in SHAMOKIN, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS (NEW AND USED)
    Organizations: LEFFLER ROBERT (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ANDERSON'S GARAGE (65-69 CENTER STREET in SHAMOKIN, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR SHOPS
  • ASBESTOS REMOVAL CONTROL INC. (237 SOUTH 3RD STREET in SHAMOKIN, PA)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System)
  • BILL ANSKIS COMPANY INC (548 N MARKET ST. in SHAMOKIN, PA)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)


Zip code 17872 marital status for males
Zip code 17872 marital status for females


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 8.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (49%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Utility gas (17%)
  • Coal or coke (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Population in 1990: 20,982. Population change in the 1990s: -10,976 (-52.3%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 8,877
  • Northeast: 291
  • Midwest: 217
  • South: 301
  • West: 216

71% of the 17872 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 72% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

91% of the 17872 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 11% moved from different state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 127
Here:

14.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 70
Here:

13.7%
Pennsylvania:

12.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 42
Here:

13.7%
Pennsylvania:

37.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Class of Workers (%)


Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • Management occupations: 61,494
  • Architecture and engineering occupations: 61,250
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations: 58,906
  • Business and financial operations occupations: 55,147
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors: 48,472
  • Health technologists and technicians: 41,176

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • HBR BOILER REPAIR, INC. (716 NORTH FRANKLIN STREET in SHAMOKIN, PA)
    $2,231 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings. Signed on 1999-11-30. Completion date: 1999-12-22.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49 employees: 3 establishments, 10-19 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 3 establishments)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Vocational Rehabilitation Services (50-99: 1, 5-9: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Ambulance Services (50-99: 1)
  • Information: Newspaper Publishers (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (10-19: 3, 5-9: 2)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)




20 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1


Most common first names in zip code 17872 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John45172.5 years
Mary42078.6 years
William30272.5 years
Joseph27473.9 years
Anna25580.9 years
Helen19178.7 years
Edward18071.2 years
Charles16574.2 years
George15474.4 years
Frank13774.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 17872 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller6578.3 years
Snyder6572.8 years
Long6373.8 years
Kerstetter5975.7 years
Thomas5676.4 years
Weikel4672.5 years
Smith3976.9 years
Jones3675.9 years
Reed3676.5 years
Williams3372.6 years
Businesses in zip code 17872
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2Kroger2
CVS1La-Z-Boy1
Dunkin Donuts1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
GNC1UPS1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Kincaid1


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