Cattaraugus County

Cattaraugus County, New York

303 Court St
Little Valley, NY 14755
Phone: (716) 938-9111
Fax: (716) 938-6009

On southwestern border of NY, south of Buffalo; organized Mar 11, 1808 from Genesee County. Name Origin: For the Cattaraugus Creek, which forms its northern border; probably from Seneca 'bad smelling shore.'

Area (sq mi):: 1322.25 (land 1309.85; water 12.40) Population per square mile: 63.00
Population 2005: 82,502 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.70%; 1990-2000 -0.30% Population 2000: 83,955 (White 94.00%; Black or African American 1.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.50%; Other 3.80%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 37.40
Income 2000: per capita $15,959; median household $33,404; Population below poverty level: 13.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,936-$24,100
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Olean (14,972)

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    District Court for the Western District of New York for growing about 1,000 marijuana plants on their Cattaraugus County property.
    9 miles on Interstate Route 86 between Exit 24 and Exit 26 in the towns of Allegany and Olean and city of Olean, Cattaraugus County ($860,000)
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    With encouragement from the state, Nuclear Fuel Services established the nation's first commercial nuclear reprocessing facility in northern Cattaraugus County.
    State Community Development and a $300,000 Casino Funds Grant was approved by the Cattaraugus County legislature.
    The E2CC BOCES represents all the school districts in Chautauqua County, southern Erie County, and part of Cattaraugus County, a geographical area of 1,791 square miles.
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    Cattaraugus County bank president and chief executive, Salvatore Marranca, has decided to step down after three decades at the bank's helm.
    US wireless communications services company Verizon Wireless announced on Friday the activation of new 4G LTE coverage on three sites in Cattaraugus County, New York.
    30 April 2012 - Cattaraugus County Bank (CCB) has recently promoted three of its senior officers to the position of vice president and appointed long-time employee Dawn Tocha to the post of assistant vice president, The Post Journal reported on Sunday.
    Marranca, the president/CEO Cattaraugus County Bank, said the easiest way for credit unions to make more business loans was "to convert to a bank, it's not that hard.
    Too many Americans are still being targeted by scams that promise to help them avoid foreclosure or refinance their mortgage to a lower rate," said Sal Marranca, ICBA chairman and president and CEO of Cattaraugus County Bank in Little Valley, N.