Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania

Mahanoy City: Borough in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States


Mahanoy City is a city located in the county of Schuylkill in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,162 and a population density of 8,161 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,928 inhabitants.

The city was created 165 years ago in 1858.

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Location of Mahanoy City on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Mahanoy City

Population : 3,928 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Schuylkill County
Postal code : 17948
Area : 0.51 km2
Altitude : 4,068 feet / 1240 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1859 (165 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 17:29:37 (15th April 2024)
Density : 7,702 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.96% (2010-2020)
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Mahanoy City
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Mahanoy City is located at 40°48'45"N 76°8'30"W (40.8125900, -76.1416000).

Mahanoy City map


According to census records, the population of Mahanoy City decreased by 5.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,162 - census
2011 4,140 -0.53% estimation process
2012 4,119 -0.51% estimation process
2013 4,101 -0.44% estimation process
2014 4,070 -0.76% estimation process
2015 4,036 -0.84% estimation process
2016 4,009 -0.67% estimation process
2017 3,981 -0.7% estimation process
2018 3,960 -0.53% estimation process
2019 3,944 -0.41% estimation process
2020 3,928 -0.41% estimation process

Mahanoy City zip code is 17948. County name: Schuylkill, County fips: 42107

People born in Mahanoy City (15)

People born in Mahanoy City, including basketball player and coach Jack McCloskey, composer, film director, film producer, and screenwriter Victor Schertzinger, basketball player and coach George Senesky, .


Schools in Mahanoy City

College & universities near Mahanoy City, PA

Code Name City ZIP
215886 Schuylkill Technology Center Frackville (PA) 17931

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mahanoy City, PA

Code Name Address Type
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL

Post offices near Mahanoy City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mahanoy City Post Office Mahanoy City (PA) 17948

Other cities in Schuylkill County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Schuylkill County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Pottsville 13,409 City in central Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Tamaqua 6,633 Borough in eastern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Schuylkill Haven 5,086 Borough in southern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Shenandoah 4,738 Borough in northern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
West Penn 4,295 Township in eastern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Minersville 4,258 Town of the United States
East Franklin 3,804 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
Frackville 3,598 Borough in central Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Hegins 3,357 Township in western Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Orwigsburg 2,943 Borough in southern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Lake Wynonah 2,640 Census designated place
McAdoo 2,147 Borough in northeastern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Pine Grove 2,142 Human settlement
Port Carbon 1,769 Borough in central Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Zerbe 1,746 Township in southern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Tremont 1,656 Borough in western Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Mahanoy City distances to largest Pennsylvania cities