The Town of Nanticoke is on the western border of the county and is northwest of Binghamton.
The west town line is the border of Tioga County.
New York State Route 26 is a north-south highway in the town.
The Nanticoke Creek flows southward from the town to the Susquehanna River.
There were 629 households out of which 39.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.5% were married couples living together, 7.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.4% were non-families. 17.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.85 and the average family size was 3.20.
In the town the population was spread out with 30.4% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 30.9% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 8.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 99.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.9 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $36,761, and the median income for a family was $39,545. Males had a median income of $30,469 versus $21,739 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,683. About 9.2% of families and 11.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.8% of those under age 18 and 6.7% of those age 65 or over.
DNREC AND PARTNERS COMMISSION NEW NANTICOKE RIVER WATER TRAIL TRAIL WILL ENABLE PADDLERS TO "EXPLORE THE NANTICOKE RIVER THE WAY THAT CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH DID'.
Jul 09, 2011; SEAFORD -- The following information was released by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control...
DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL AND PARTNERS COMMISSION NEW NANTICOKE RIVER WATER TRAIL
Jul 12, 2011; SEAFORD, Del., July 9 -- Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control issued the following news release:...