Information For ZIP Code 17872 City Shamokin

Map For Location Shamokin

Location Information


Country : United States
State : Pennsylvania
County : Northumberland
Settled : 1835
Incorporated (borough) : 1864
Incorporated (city) : 1949
• Type : City
• Mayor : John J. Brown
• Councilman : Charles R. Varano, Director of Public Works
• Councilwoman : Barbara S. Moyer, Director of Accounts and Finance
• Total : 7,374
• Land : 0.83 sq mi (2.16 km2)
• Water : 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation[2] (benchmark in center of city) : 741 ft (226 m)
Highest elevation[2] (northern boundary on Big Mountain) : 1,080 ft (330 m)
Lowest elevation[2] (Shamokin Creek) : 710 ft (220 m)
• Estimate (2019)[3] : 6,952
• Density : 8,335.73/sq mi (3,218.37/km2)
Time zone : UTC-5 (Eastern Standard Time (EST))
• Summer (DST) : UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code : 17872
Area code(s) : 570 and 272
FIPS code : 42-69600
Website : http://www.shamokincity.org/