Shamokin Dam is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,702 people and just one neighborhood, Shamokin Dam is the 651st largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Shamokin Dam is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shamokin Dam is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shamokin Dam who work in office and administrative support (16.20%), sales jobs (12.88%) and teaching (10.53%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the borough is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Shamokin Dam is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small borough, Shamokin Dam doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.