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Census-designated place
Nuremberg from the south
Nuremberg from the south
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Schuylkill
 • Total 0.6 sq mi (1.5 km2)
 • Land 0.6 sq mi (1.5 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 434
 • Density 749/sq mi (289/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 18241
Area code(s) 570 Exchange: 384

Nuremberg is a census-designated place (CDP) in Schuylkill and Luzerne counties, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 434 at the 2010 census.

A post office has been in operation in Nuremberg since 1886.


Nuremberg, Pennsylvania
Mahanoy Street in Nuremberg

Nuremberg is located at 40°56′18″N 76°10′10″W / 40.93833°N 76.16944°W / 40.93833; -76.16944 (40.938375, -76.169506).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.58 square miles (1.5 km2), all of it land.


As of the census of 2000, there were 231 people, 103 households, and 57 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,207.4 people per square mile (891.9/km2). There were 108 housing units at an average density of 1,032.0/sq mi (417.0/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.27% White, and 1.73% Asian.

There were 103 households, out of which 23.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.7% were married couples living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.7% were non-families. 36.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 23.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the CDP, the population was spread out, with 21.6% under the age of 18, 8.7% from 18 to 24, 26.8% from 25 to 44, 27.3% from 45 to 64, and 15.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 94.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.8 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $30,000, and the median income for a family was $42,500. Males had a median income of $28,333 versus $23,036 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $15,642. About 16.0% of families and 20.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 51.0% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

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