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Salamanca is a city in Cattaraugus County, in the Olean metro area.
Salamanca is in the Southern Tier region.
The community was named for the Duke of Salamanca, who helped finance the Atlantic and Great Western Railroad.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Salamanca. For links to other places called Salamanca, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Salamanca is 42.157N. The longitude is -78.715W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,381 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,942.
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21% of Salamanca residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Salamanca ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Salamanca was $12,812, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of Salamanca residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Salamanca, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $296. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $573.
Libraries in Salamanca include Salamanca Public Library, Seneca Nation Library ... View libraries
Cattaraugus County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Salamanca political report.
The average commute time for Salamanca workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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