Chautauqua County

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Chautauqua County, New York

3 N Erie St Gerace Office Bldg
Mayville, NY 14757
Phone: (716) 753-4211
Fax: (716) 753-4756

In southwestern corner of NY, southwest of Buffalo; organized Mar 11, 1808 from Genesee County. Name Origin: For Lake Chautauqua, which is in the middle of the county; its name is a contraction of Seneca Indian words of uncertain origin and meaning; possibly 'where the fish was taken out.'

Area (sq mi):: 1500.02 (land 1062.05; water 437.97) Population per square mile: 128.40
Population 2005: 136,409 State rank: 23 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.40%; 1990-2000 -1.50% Population 2000: 139,750 (White 91.90%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 4.20%; Asian 0.40%; Other 3.30%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 37.90
Income 2000: per capita $16,840; median household $33,458; Population below poverty level: 13.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,384-$22,347
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 18.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Jamestown (30,695)
  • Dunkirk (12,627)
  • Fredonia (10,705)

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    Chautauqua County, Kansas

    215 N Chautauqua St
    Sedan, KS 67361
    Phone: (620) 725-5800
    Fax: (620) 725-5801

    On the southern border of KS, west of Joplin, MO; organized Mar 3, 1875 (prior to statehood) from Howard County, which was organized in 1855 (named Godfrey and changed to Seward in 1867) and abolished at the time of its division into Chautauqua and Elk counties. Name Origin: For Chautauqua County, NY, former home of many settlers

    Area (sq mi):: 644.83 (land 641.69; water 3.14) Population per square mile: 6.40
    Population 2005: 4,109 State rank: 77 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.70%; 1990-2000 -1.10% Population 2000: 4,359 (White 93.00%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.10%; Other 5.70%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 44.70
    Income 2000: per capita $16,280; median household $28,717; Population below poverty level: 12.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,131-$23,756
    Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 26.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.60%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Setting up of 100 MW wind farm in Chautauqua County, in the towns of Villenova and Hanover.
    The declaration covers Chautauqua County and the adjacent counties of Cattaraugus and Erie inNew York ; Erie and Warren inPennsylvania .
    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.
    specializing in serving institutional and major private real estate investors, announced the sale of the Chautauqua County Home.
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    Successfully completing this financing, particularly in these challenging market conditions, is a strong testament to the shared commitment of NRG, Chautauqua County Executive Greg Edwards and Governor Paterson to finding innovative and efficient ways to achieve environmental improvements in the region," said Drew Murphy, President of NRG's Northeast Region.
    Vice-chair Chautauqua County Board of Health; SUNYFre-donia Rockefeller Arts Center Board; WNY Chamber Orchestra Board; vice president the Chautauqua County Commission on Women's Issues.
    Laurel Blakely, a music instructor at Westfield Academy in Chautauqua County, New York, has not seen any funding from NCLB.
    Genealogies of African American Families in South Western New York State, documents the existence of nearly five hundred African American and mixed race families living in the Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua county region of rural western New York, dating back to the earliest days of the state.