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
www.alleganyco.com

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
www.allconet.org

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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