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Best Places To Live In Shamokin, PA

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  • Shamokin, PA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 7,202
  • Corrupt Shamokin is falling apart rapidly. The infrastructure is stuck in 1969. most businesses have shuttered operations and the tax base has gone to dogs. The weather in the winter is horrible and they
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Linntown, PA
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,288
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  • Lewisburg, PA
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,757
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  • Lime Ridge, PA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 772
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  • Snydertown, PA
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 309
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  • Hummels Wharf, PA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,513
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  • Shenandoah Heights, PA
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,401
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  • Espy, PA
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,804
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  • Riverside, PA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,959
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  • Buckhorn, PA
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 414
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  • Danville, PA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,664
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  • Catawissa, PA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,439
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  • Ringtown, PA
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 762
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  • Trevorton, PA
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,503
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  • Elizabethville, PA
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,770
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  • Bloomsburg, PA
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,619
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  • East Berwick, PA
  • 26.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,033
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  • Pine Grove, PA
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,024
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  • Northumberland, PA
  • 14.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,741
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  • Elysburg, PA
  • 5.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,829
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  • Mifflinville, PA
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,351
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  • Mechanicsville, PA
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 502
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  • Shamokin Dam, PA
  • 15 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,703
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  • Mount Carbon, PA
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 85
70
  • Pottsville, PA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,955
  • Pottsville has some historical qualities having yuengling america's oldest brewery. But really it is in the center of a declining area full of pollution and blight. Its one of the better towns in
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  • Strong, PA
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12
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  • Riverside CDP, PA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 241
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  • Lightstreet, PA
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 871
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  • Nescopeck, PA
  • 25.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,627
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  • Numidia, PA
  • 10 miles away (City)
  • Population: 239
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  • Kulpmont, PA
  • 4.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,862
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  • Lykens, PA
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,729
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  • Kapp Heights, PA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 956
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  • Orwin, PA
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 321
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  • Kratzerville, PA
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 413
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  • Cressona, PA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,798
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  • Fernville, PA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 480
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  • New Columbia, PA
  • 24.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 876
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  • Tremont, PA
  • 13.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,782
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  • Girardville, PA
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,335
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  • Rupert, PA
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 183
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  • Summit Station, PA
  • 24.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 158
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  • Winfield, PA
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 824
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  • Frackville, PA
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,730
  • Affordability? The food at most restaurants here is more expensive than on the beaches in Florida or California. The school taxes are high and so are the state taxes and the schools are terrible.
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  • Gordon, PA
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 811
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  • Montandon, PA
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 939
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  • Fairview-Ferndale, PA
  • 1.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,879
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  • Ravine, PA
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 779
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  • Locustdale, PA
  • 9.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 134
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  • McEwensville, PA
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 412
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  • Snydertown CDP, PA
  • 8.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 293

Listed above are the best places to live in Shamokin, PA for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Shamokin, PA, followed by the best places to live near Shamokin, PA, sorted by Livability Score.

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