Tioga County


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Tioga County, New York

PO Box 307
Owego, NY 13827
Phone: (607) 687-8660
Fax: (607) 687-8686
www.tiogacountyny.com

On central southern border of NY, south of Ithaca; organized Feb 16, 1791 from Montgomery County. Name Origin: For the Iroquoian town on the Susquehanna River near Athens, PA, just south of the county line; from Iroquoian probably meaning 'place between two points' or 'at the forks.'

Area (sq mi):: 522.91 (land 518.69; water 4.21) Population per square mile: 99.20
Population 2005: 51,475 State rank: 47 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.60%; 1990-2000 -1.10% Population 2000: 51,784 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $18,673; median household $40,266; Population below poverty level: 8.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,947-$24,547
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 24.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Tioga County, Pennsylvania

118 Main St
Wellsboro, PA 16901
Phone: (570) 723-8191
www.visittiogapa.com

On central northern border of PA, north of Williamsport; organized Mar 26, 1804 from Lycoming County. Name Origin: For the Tioga River, which flows through it; from Iroquoian for 'place between two points' or 'at the forks,' for the Indian town on the Susquehanna River near Athens, PA; the town was called Diahoga or Tioga.

Area (sq mi):: 1137.30 (land 1133.73; water 3.58) Population per square mile: 36.70
Population 2005: 41,649 State rank: 54 Population change: 2000-20005 0.70%; 1990-2000 0.60% Population 2000: 41,373 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 38.50
Income 2000: per capita $15,549; median household $32,020; Population below poverty level: 13.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,492-$21,277
Unemployment (2004): 5.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.00% Median travel time to work: 23.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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However, a band of heavy snowfall dropping four inches of snow per hour during Tuesday early morning hours has resulted in 14 inches of snow in Tioga County, New York and 12 inches of snow in Hampden Township, Pennsylvania, The Weather Channel (https://weather.
The District includes most of Chemung County, all of Tioga County, and the Town of Maine in Broome County.
The company completed the acquisition of Mountain Laurel in Tioga County in December 2015 and most recently acquired St Joseph Institute outside of State College in February 2016.
Driving west into Tioga County, we visit Owego, another quaint little town that time has forgotten.
In addition to the existing systems, HEP plans to design, construct and operate a new natural gas gathering system for SWN in Tioga County, Pennsylvania.
ECO Stan Winnick received a call from the Tioga County Sheriff's Department regarding a possible rabid bobcat in the Town of Nichols.
The newspaper obtained records on the incident from the Tioga County Sheriff's Department through a Freedom of Information Law request.
As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for mobile devices and services, AT&T has announced the activation of a new cell site in Tioga County that will enhance coverage for area residents and businesses in South Owego and the South Apalachin area as well as along Routes 601 and 610.
Mayer, 59, a Vietnam veteran, lives in Candor, a rural town in Tioga County, between Ithaca and Binghamton.
The company said the newly enhanced cell sites improve its wireless service in areas of Candor, Hubbardtown, Germany Hill, Catatonk, Owego, along Route 96 in Tioga County, as well as in Cayuta, in southwestern Schuyler County and Millport in Chemung County.
Mike has been steadily looking for employment in a 50 mile radius from our home in Tioga County.