Yates County

Yates County, New York

417 Liberty St
Penn Yan, NY 14527
Phone: (315) 536-5120
Fax: (315) 536-5545

In northwestern NY, southeast of Rochester; organized Feb 5, 1823 from Ontario County. Name Origin: For Joseph Christopher Yates (1768-1837), NY supreme court justice (1808-22) and governor (1823-24) at the time of the county's creation

Area (sq mi):: 375.76 (land 338.24; water 37.52) Population per square mile: 73.20
Population 2005: 24,756 State rank: 60 Population change: 2000-20005 0.50%; 1990-2000 7.90% Population 2000: 24,621 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 37.90
Income 2000: per capita $16,781; median household $34,640; Population below poverty level: 13.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,404-$20,686
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 23.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Yates County - $35,800: Mechanical harvesting of Starry Stonewort infestation in Keuka Lake Outlet.
A producer of fine Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, and Pinot Noir, the winery is situated at the base of the oldest remaining vineyard in Yates County, planted in 1866.
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The cell sites will reportedly enhance new areas of coverage in Barrington, Bluff Point, Jerusalem, Keuka Lake State Park, Keuka Park and along Routes 54 and 54A in Yates county, and south of Penn Yan in Steuben county.
Sacramento-based National Grape and Wine Initiative elected chair John Martini, Anthony Road Vineyards, Yates County, N.
Michael McNamara, who had been sprung from the bench three minutes earlier, was pulled down going through and Taylor's strike put the Yates county men 1-4 to 0-5 ahead at the break.
A Web search led her to North Country Community College, a campus among the pines of this mountain valley town more than four hours from her Yates County home.
Arc of Yates, which is funded through a variety of outside sources, provides services to developmentally challenged individuals in Yates County.
Schumer said the organic industry has greatly expanded in recent years and that food products mislabeled as organic threaten to undermine the growing industry in Yates County and beyond.
But in Yates County in the Finger Lakes, the trend is up, not down, and by significant numbers.
Dessie Sloyne and Mark Breheny were involved in a defence splitting move at the start of the second half for Breheny to blast an unstoppable shot past the Mayo keeper to put the Yates County men seven points in front.