Allegany County

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Allegany County, New York

7 Court St County Courthouse
Belmont, NY 14813
Phone: (585) 268-9270
Fax: (585) 268-9659

In southwestern NY, southeast of Buffalo; organized Apr 7, 1806 from Genesee County. Name Origin: For the Allegheny River, with a variant spelling

Area (sq mi):: 1034.42 (land 1030.22; water 4.20) Population per square mile: 49.10
Population 2005: 50,602 State rank: 49 Population change: 2000-20005 1.40%; 1990-2000 -1.10% Population 2000: 49,927 (White 96.60%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.70%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 35.00
Income 2000: per capita $14,975; median household $32,106; Population below poverty level: 15.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,160-$19,660
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 21.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Allegany County, Maryland

701 Kelly Rd
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: (301) 777-5911
Fax: (301) 777-5819

On northwestern border of panhandle of MD; organized Dec 25, 1789 from Washington County. Name Origin: For the Allegheny Mountains (using a variant spelling), which cross through the county

Area (sq mi):: 429.82 (land 425.42; water 4.40) Population per square mile: 173.10
Population 2005: 73,639 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.70%; 1990-2000 0.00% Population 2000: 74,930 (White 92.50%; Black or African American 5.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 39.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,780; median household $30,821; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,810-$23,462
Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.20% Median travel time to work: 22.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Cumberland County seat (20,957)

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    When the acquisition of the State College branch is completed, the First Citizens will serve the counties of Centre, Lebanon, Lancaster, Berks, Schuylkill, Clinton, Tioga, Bradford, Potter and Union in Pennsylvania and Allegany County New York.
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