Nanticoke is located in east Pennsylvania. Nanticoke is part of Luzerne County. Nanticoke has 3.46 square miles of land area and 0.09 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Nanticoke population is 10,465, which has shrunk 4.47% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.43% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Nanticoke median household income is $36,656 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 40.07% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.89% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Nanticoke median house value is $80,800 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 22.24% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Nanticoke is worse than the state average in quality. The Nanticoke area code is 570.
Nanticoke, PA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data