Shamokin Dam, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 726 housing units in Shamokin Dam. This represents a 3.7% decline from 754 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 726 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Shamokin Dam is about 68.3%. Shamokin Dam's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.2%. Average household size is 2.18 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Shamokin Dam were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom13.50%
Two Bedrooms22.20%
Three Bedrooms53.40%
Four Bedrooms9.80%
Five Bedrooms or more0.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$91,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.64
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$625

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage4%
Home Equity Loan5.50%
Simple Mortgage34.40%
Debt Free55.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.8%