Schoharie County

Schoharie County, New York

284 Main St
Schoharie, NY 12157
Phone: (518) 295-8347
Fax: (518) 295-8482

In south-central NY, west of Albany; organized Apr 6, 1795 from Albany and Otsego counties. Name Origin: For the Schoharie Creek, which runs through it; from Iroquoian for 'driftwood.' Variants include: skoharle, towasschoher, shoary, skohary, and schughhorre.

Area (sq mi):: 626.36 (land 622.02; water 4.34) Population per square mile: 51.90
Population 2005: 32,277 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 2.20%; 1990-2000 -0.90% Population 2000: 31,582 (White 95.30%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 2.40%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $17,778; median household $36,585; Population below poverty level: 11.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,343-$23,633
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 28.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The disease was discovered in a cave in Schoharie County outside of Albany, New York, in 2006, most likely introduced inadvertently from Eurasia.
The National Transportation Safety Board sent a "go-team" to the collision site, according to their official Twitter handle, while emergency crews from the Schoharie County Sheriff's Office, New York state police and the Red Cross also arrived on the scene.
Police found that he was also wanted by the Schoharie County Probation Department and the Rotterdam Police Department.
He also founded and was first president of the Schoharie County Arts Council.
His plots are located in the southeastern part of the state, on the edge of Schoharie County where it joins Albany and Greene Counties.
In the regulatory arena in the fall of 2014, Williams gained Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approval of a final environmental impact statement for its 124-mile Constitution Pipeline project extending from Pennsylvania to connect with the Iroquois Gas Transmission and Tennessee Gas Pipeline systems in Schoharie County, NY.
In New York, most of the Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline would follow the same route as the Constitution Pipeline northeast to an interconnect station in Schoharie County, and from there would be co-located with Tennessee Gas Pipeline's existing system and a utility corridor.
* Iroquois Gas Transmission' Wright Interconnect Project (WIP) will enable delivery of up to 667,000 MMcf/d from the proposed terminus of the Constitution Pipeline in Susquehanna County, PA, to Iroquois Gas Transmission and Tennessee Gas Pipeline systems in Schoharie County, NY.
I had arrived there by driving four hours north to Schoharie County. We arrived in the dark and awoke in the pitch dark the next morning in order to meet the butcher and farmer at the farm at 6:30.
The Schoharie County homeowner was classified by authorities as fitting the profile of a classic hoarder.
With help from Popolizio and the staff at South Side Dogs, area residents from Schoharie County down to the Catskill Region, have been able to provide proper care to their pets, without having to resort to turning them over to already over crowded local animal shelters.