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Welcome to Nanticoke ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Nanticoke has a population of 10,312 people<2> (see below for details).
Nanticoke was established in 1800.
The community of Nanticoke is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Nanticoke lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Nanticoke is located in the (570) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Nanticoke had an population of 10,312 people. This is a decrease of 1.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.87% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Nanticoke had a population of 10,465 people. This makes Nanticoke the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Nanticoke represents 0.08% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 65th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 10,465 people, the population of Nanticoke decreased 4.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,955 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Nanticoke.
Communities Also Named Nanticoke ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Nanticoke - they are located in Delaware, Maryland, New York and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nanticoke.
Communities near Nanticoke ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Nanticoke.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Nanticoke. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nanticoke.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nanticoke. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Nanticoke.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nanticoke. See our Newspapers Page for Nanticoke.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nanticoke ...
Looking for more information about Nanticoke? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Nanticoke, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nanticoke.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nanticoke. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Luzerne County: www.luzernecounty.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 26 Oct 2020