Borough of Milton Official Website

Milton is a borough in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, on the Susquehanna River, 50 miles (80 km) north of Harrisburg. Settled in 1770, it was incorporated in 1817, and is governed by a charter that was revised in 1890. Formerly, its extensive manufacturing plants included car and woodworking machinery shops, rolling, flour, knitting, planing, and saw mills; washer, nut, and bolt works; and furniture, shoe, couch, nail, fly net, bamboo novelty, and paper-box factories. In 1900, 6,175 people lived in Milton. In 1940, 8,313 people lived here. The population was 6,650 at the 2000 census.

Milton is home to major industries that provide significant employment to the region. Those industries together with a strong commercial trade and residential properties provide an exceptional quality of life.

News & Events

There will be a Siren Testing on Friday, July 15, 2016 between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m..  This testing is part of the Borough weather and flood emergency warning system.   

Limited funding is available for financial assistance with pool memberships.  If eligible, you are responsible for half of the cost of the membership.  Please contact Shelly Sandstrom at the Borough Office if you feel you may be eligible (570) 742-8759.  

There will be a Championship Swim Meet at the Milton Community Pool on Saturday, July 30th with a rain date of Sunday, July 31st.  The pool will be closed for swimming on the day of the Meet but the public is invited to attend at no cost.

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