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Oswego County, NY
The county name derives from Iroquois term for "the out-pouring," a reference to the mouth of the Oswego River

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Oswego County is one of 62 counties in New York.

The county is in the Syracuse metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 123,776. This was an increase of  1.14% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$36,598
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Oswego County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Oswego County was $22,365. This was an increase of 18.5% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 72% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Oswego
Oswego County received national attention for January 2007 snowfall, which dropped as much as 12 feet of snow in a week and a half.

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15% of Oswego County residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Oswego County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Oswego County include Allen Cemetery, Arthur Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Bidwell Cemetery, Bundyville Cemetery, Butler Cemetery, Carleys Mills Cemetery, Clark Cemetery, Coit Cemetery, Constantia Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Oswego County include Albion, Altmar, Amboy, Bernhards Bay, Bowens Corners, Boylston, Caughdenoy, Central Square, Cleveland, Colosse ... View communities

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Colleges in Oswego County include SUNY Oswego ... View colleges

School districts in Oswego County include Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Central Schools District, Central Square Central Schools District, Fulton City Schools District, Hannibal Central Schools District, Mexico Central Schools District, Oswego City Schools District, Phoenix Central Schools District, Pulaski Central Schools District, Sandy Creek Central Schools District ... View school districts

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Libraries

Libraries in Oswego County include Annie Porter Ainsworth Memorial Library, Central Square Library, Cogswell Free Library, David E. Vayner, Fulton Public Library, Hannibal Free Library, Mexico Public Library, Oswego School District Public Library, Parish Public Library, Phoenix Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Oswego County include Fulton Daily News, Oswego Daily News, Oswego Palladium Times ... View newspapers

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Oswego County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Oswego County political report.

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Hotels in Oswego County include Best Western Captains Quarters, Days Inn Oswego, Econo Lodge Riverfront Hotel, Scottish Inn & Suites Oswego, Super 8

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