Northumberland Northumberland County, Pennsylvania

Northumberland: Borough in western Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States

About

Northumberland is a city located in the county of Northumberland in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,804 and a population density of 2,519 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,570 inhabitants.

The city was created 249 years ago in 1771.

Northumberland Quick Facts

Population : 3,570 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Northumberland County
Postal code : 17857
Area : 1.51 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1772 (249 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 16:41:39 (3rd December 2021)
Density : 2,364 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.55% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Northumberland is located at 40°53'30"N 76°47'51"W (40.8917500, -76.7974700).

Northumberland map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Northumberland decreased by 6.55% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,804 - census
2011 3,783 -0.56% estimation process
2012 3,772 -0.29% estimation process
2013 3,748 -0.64% estimation process
2014 3,737 -0.29% estimation process
2015 3,714 -0.62% estimation process
2016 3,687 -0.73% estimation process
2017 3,658 -0.79% estimation process
2018 3,626 -0.88% estimation process
2019 3,607 -0.53% estimation process
2020 3,570 -1.04% estimation process

Northumberland zip code is 17857. County name: Northumberland, County fips: 42097

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Local Places in Northumberland

People born in Northumberland (15)

People born in Northumberland, including politician Robert J. Walker, politician Lewis D. Apsley, scientist Daniel McFarlan Moore, you can see a list of people who born in Northumberland.

  • Theodore Van Kirk (American Air Force navigator; recipient of the Silver Star) he was born in 27/02/1921
  • Arthur Tracy Lee (American artist, 1814-1879) he was born in 26/06/1814
  • Eddie Burke (American baseball player) he was born in 06/10/1866
  • Henry Frick (American politician) he was born in 17/03/1795
  • Henry L. Cake (Union United States Army officer) he was born in 06/10/1827
  • Robert Dixon Herman (United States federal judge) he was born in 24/09/1911
  • Helen Taggart Clark (American journalist, poet) she was born in 24/04/1849
  • Francis Aristide Jackson he was born in 20/03/1830
  • Elizabeth Nesbitt (American librarian) she was born in 15/04/1897
  • Martha Elizabeth Duncan Walker Cook (American translator) she was born in 23/07/1806
  • John Felix Lindauer (American farmer) he was born in 05/11/1858
  • Marianne Lindauer (daughter of Wilhelm Lindauer) she was born in 02/04/1863

Schools in Northumberland

College & universities near Northumberland, PA

Code Name City ZIP
212294 Empire Beauty School-Shamokin Dam Shamokin Dam (PA) 17876

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Northumberland, PA

Code Name Address Type
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
LEW Lewistown 150 Helen Street RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS

Post offices near Northumberland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Northumberland Post Office Northumberland (PA) 17857

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Northumberland County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Northumberland County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Sunbury 9,322 City in western Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Kulpmont 2,735 Borough in southeastern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Shamokin 2,367 City in southeastern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Watsontown 2,243 Borough in northwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Elysburg 2,194 Census-designated place (CDP) in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Trevorton 1,834 Census designated place
Marshallton 1,441 Census designated place
Atlas 809 Census-designated place in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Turbotville 662 Borough in northwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Marion Heights 573 Borough in southeastern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
West Cameron 522 Township in southern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Hamilton 479 Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania
Herndon 299 Borough in southwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
McEwensville 273 Borough in northwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Reed 240 Township in western Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Burnside 220 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Northumberland distances to largest Pennsylvania cities