Chenango County

Chenango County, New York

5 Court St
Norwich, NY 13815
Phone: (607) 337-1450
Fax: (607) 337-1455

In south-central NY, southeast of Ithaca; organized Mar 15, 1798 from Herkimer and Tioga counties. Name Origin: From an Onondaga Indian word probably meaning 'bull thistle.'

Area (sq mi):: 898.70 (land 894.36; water 4.34) Population per square mile: 57.90
Population 2005: 51,755 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 0.70%; 1990-2000 -0.70% Population 2000: 51,401 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $16,427; median household $33,679; Population below poverty level: 14.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,334-$22,975
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 26.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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(154) For example, Chenango County has their own website with a page that provides facts regarding agriculture in general.
The first policy that we will look at was written by Chenango County Mutual Insurance Company.
For instance, in rural central New York, the Chenango County District Attorney's Office, which has only two assistant district attorneys, is a member of the multi-disciplinary team at the Chenango County Child Advocacy Center.
Overlooking the rich river valleys of Chenango County, Pharsalia Wildlife Management Area (WMA) is a beautiful, largely forested tract that offers visitors a variety of recreational opportunities.
Chenango County District Attorney Joseph McBride said that the Franklins used the movie as inspiration for the act.
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In July of 2012, I drove from Syracuse, toward Chenango County. The few weeks prior had been filled with anxiety as I worked hard to make contacts with potential interviewees for my research project.
"Restoring the rail line will make businesses throughout Chenango County more competitive by making transporting goods easier and cheaper," Schumer said.
The proposed project route generally follows Interstate 88, stretching from Susquehanna County, PA into Broome County, NY, Chenango County, NY, Delaware County, NY, and terminating in Schoharie County, NY.