Sheppton, PA Population

Population: 239
Males: 115 (48.1%), Females: 124 (51.9%)

Schuylkill County

Zip code: 18248

Median resident age: 40.5 years
Median household income: $26,042
Median house value: $56,800

Races in Sheppton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (100.0%)

Ancestries: Italian (19.2%), Irish (13.0%), Dutch (11.7%), German (9.2%), Polish (8.4%), Slovak (6.3%).

Elevation: 1640 feet

Land area: 0.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sheppton

  • High school or higher: 79.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sheppton CDP

  • Never married: 29.8%
  • Now married: 37.6%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 14.0%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

0.4% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sheppton:

  • HAZLETON GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; HAZLETON, PA)
  • HAZLETON-ST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER (about 11 miles; HAZLETON, PA)
  • BERWICK HOSPITAL CENTER (about 15 miles; BERWICK, PA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sheppton:

  • READING REGIONAL/CARL A SPAATZ FIELD (about 39 miles; READING, PA; Abbreviation: RDG)
  • WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON INTL (about 41 miles; WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON, PA; Abbreviation: AVP)
  • LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATIONAL (about 51 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA; Abbreviation: ABE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sheppton:

  • HAZLETON MUNI (about 12 miles; HAZLETON, PA; Abbreviation: HZL)
  • SCHUYLKILL COUNTY /JOE ZERBEY/ (about 22 miles; POTTSVILLE, PA; Abbreviation: ZER)
  • BLOOMSBURG MUNI (about 23 miles; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Abbreviation: N13)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sheppton:

  • LUZERNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 23 miles; NANTICOKE, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,582)
  • BLOOMSBURG UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 24 miles; BLOOMSBURG, PA; Full-time enrollment: 6,880)
  • WILKES UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; WILKES BARRE, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,438)
  • KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 35 miles; KUTZTOWN, PA; Full-time enrollment: 7,101)
  • LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; SCHNECKSVILLE, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,145)
  • PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY-PENN STATE BERKS (about 40 miles; READING, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,003)
  • MUHLENBERG COLLEGE (about 46 miles; Allentown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,334)

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