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Laurens is a village in Otsego County, in the Oneonta metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Laurens. For links to other places called Laurens, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Laurens is 42.530N. The longitude is -75.09W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,112 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 263.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Laurens demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Otsego County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 13796 ZIP code.
15% of Laurens residents report German ancestry, and 21% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Laurens ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Laurens was $15,527, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Laurens residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Laurens, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $359. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $883.
Otsego County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Laurens political report.
The average commute time for Laurens workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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