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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That question is one raised in a lawsuit filed in March against a Tioga County repair shop by the family of a 24-year-old woman who died a week after her car was inspected.
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.com/storms/winter/news/winter-storm-stella-northeast-blizzard-warning-noreaster-snow-forecast-march-2017) reported.
The District includes most of Chemung County, all of Tioga County, and the Town of Maine in Broome County.
held its annual meeting on April 19, 2016 at the Tioga County Fairgrounds Main Building, 2258 Charleston Road, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania.
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.
Separately, the developers of a fourth potential casino, Tioga Downs Racetrack in the Nichols, Tioga County, are seeking a recommendation from the state's Gaming Facility Location Board for a license.
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.
I thought about how he needed permission from his parole officer to visit his parents, ten minutes away, because that was Tioga County and he was arrested in Tompkins.
The newspaper obtained records on the incident from the Tioga County Sheriff's Department through a Freedom of Information Law request.