Otsego County


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Otsego County, New York

PO Box 710
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Phone: (607) 547-4275
Fax: (607) 547-7544
www.otsegocounty.com

In south-central NY, south of Utica; organized Feb 16, 1791 from Montgomery County. Name Origin: Iroquoian 'rock site' or 'place of the rock.'

Area (sq mi):: 1015.10 (land 1002.80; water 12.31) Population per square mile: 62.60
Population 2005: 62,746 State rank: 43 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 1.90% Population 2000: 61,676 (White 94.60%; Black or African American 1.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 37.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,806; median household $33,444; Population below poverty level: 14.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,857-$22,679
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 22.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Oneonta (13,099)

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    Otsego County, Michigan

    225 W Main St
    Gaylord, MI 49735
    Phone: (989) 732-6484
    Fax: (989) 732-1562
    www.otsegocountymi.gov

    In north-central MI, southeast of Petoskey; established as Okkuddo County Apr 1, 1840; name changed Mar 8, 1843. Name Origin: Probably for Otsego County, NY, home of some early settlers; from Iroquoian 'rock site' or 'place of the rock.'

    Area (sq mi):: 525.98 (land 514.54; water 11.44) Population per square mile: 47.90
    Population 2005: 24,665 State rank: 60 Population change: 2000-20005 5.90%; 1990-2000 29.80% Population 2000: 23,301 (White 97.00%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 37.70
    Income 2000: per capita $19,810; median household $40,876; Population below poverty level: 6.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,365-$24,465
    Unemployment (2004): 7.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 18.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Cuomo signed legislation (S3658B/A6670B) naming a portion of the State Highway System in Otsego County in honor of Sergeant John Kempe Winslow.
    Sisyrid larvae have also been discovered, bill not formally recorded, in Otsego County in the Otsego Lake watershed and the upper-Susquehanna River (T.
    Claude Elwood Shannon was born in Petoskey, Michigan in 1916, but grew up in the Otsego County town of Gaylord.
    These include projects such as fishing and boating access at Goodyear Lake in Otsego County, an accessible dock at Cayuta Lake in Schuyler County, a formal fishing access site on the Oswegatchie River in St.
    United States-based Wolverine Power Cooperative is planning to develop a new, natural gas-fuelled electric generating facility, called the Alpine Power Plant, in Elmira Township, Otsego County, west of Gaylord.
    at the Otsego County Fair Grounds, Morris, New York.
    The next race in the series is scheduled for Tuesday July 29 at the Otsego County Fair in Morris, NY, where RUS has been on the card in past years as well.
    He won for the largest pumpkin in Otsego County, New York (home of Cooperstown), the Howard Dill award for the best-looking pumpkin overall, and the longest gourd.
    The Town of Middlefield is located in Otsego County, New York, covers approximately 63.7 square miles, (104) and is home to just over 2000 residents as of the 2010 census.
    Robinson said that he forgot his coat after leaving to go hunting last Sunday and headed back to his home in the Otsego County town of Butternuts.
    Washington, August 3 ( ANI ): A photo of US President Barack Obama has become the face of a target dart shooting game at the Otsego County Fair in Morris, NYC.
    Provider of wireless communications services Verizon Wireless said on Monday that it has recently activated new 4G LTE coverage on a site in Otsego County, located in Pittsfield, New York.