Schoharie County

Schoharie County, New York

284 Main St
Schoharie, NY 12157
Phone: (518) 295-8347
Fax: (518) 295-8482

In south-central NY, west of Albany; organized Apr 6, 1795 from Albany and Otsego counties. Name Origin: For the Schoharie Creek, which runs through it; from Iroquoian for 'driftwood.' Variants include: skoharle, towasschoher, shoary, skohary, and schughhorre.

Area (sq mi):: 626.36 (land 622.02; water 4.34) Population per square mile: 51.90
Population 2005: 32,277 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 2.20%; 1990-2000 -0.90% Population 2000: 31,582 (White 95.30%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 2.40%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $17,778; median household $36,585; Population below poverty level: 11.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,343-$23,633
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 28.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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He also founded and was first president of the Schoharie County Arts Council.
His plots are located in the southeastern part of the state, on the edge of Schoharie County where it joins Albany and Greene Counties.
In New York, most of the Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline would follow the same route as the Constitution Pipeline northeast to an interconnect station in Schoharie County, and from there would be co-located with Tennessee Gas Pipeline's existing system and a utility corridor.
Constitution, a joint effort by Williams Partners, Cabot Oil & Gas, Piedmont Natural Gas and WGL Holdings, is a proposed 124-mile, 630 MMcf/d pipeline to bring Marcellus supplies from Susquehanna County, PA to Schoharie County, NY (blue dotted line, Figure 1).
Iroquois Gas Transmission' Wright Interconnect Project (WIP) will enable delivery of up to 667,000 MMcf/d from the proposed terminus of the Constitution Pipeline in Susquehanna County, PA, to Iroquois Gas Transmission and Tennessee Gas Pipeline systems in Schoharie County, NY.
The Schoharie County homeowner was classified by authorities as fitting the profile of a classic hoarder.
US wireless service provider Verizon Wireless on Monday announced the recent activation of new 4G LTE coverage on a site in Schoharie county, New York, located in Cobleskill.
They brought food and water to communities on their ATVs from a makeshift distribution center set up at the Schoharie County Fairgrounds.
With help from Popolizio and the staff at South Side Dogs, area residents from Schoharie County down to the Catskill Region, have been able to provide proper care to their pets, without having to resort to turning them over to already over crowded local animal shelters.
Verizon Wireless, a US mobile network operator, today announced that it has activated a new cell site in Schoharie County, New York State.
To spread awareness to hospital employees about the energy management and sustainability efforts in a fun way, the "Think Green" campaign had green posters printed up and green electrical switch plate stickers that say "BHSC [Bassett Hospital of Schoharie County, the hospital's original name] has L.
This beautifully constructed photo essay contains black-and-white images of the architecture and landscapes of Schoharie County, New York, the oldest continuously-farmed community in the state.