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Sharon is a town in Schoharie County, in the Albany metro area.
The community was named for Sharon, CT
The latitude of Sharon is 42.779N. The longitude is -74.593W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,470 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,843.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Sharon demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Schoharie County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Albany area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 13459 ZIP code.
21% of Sharon residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sharon ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sharon was $18,639, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Sharon residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Sharon include Sharon Springs Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Sharon, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $390. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $770.
Libraries in Sharon include Sharon Springs Free Library ... View libraries
Schoharie County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Sharon political report.
The average commute time for Sharon workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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