ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
GOUVERNEUR COMMUNITY PROFILE
New York > All counties > Saint Lawrence County > Gouverneur
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Gouverneur, New York, NY

Gouverneur postcard post card - International Lace Mfg Co. mill, Gouverneur, NY
International Lace Mfg Co. mill, Gouverneur, NY

Gouverneur photos from ePodunk users
User contributed image - Park
User contributed image - Gazebo in park
User contributed image - Downtown
Park Gazebo in park Downtown
More photos

Send us your Gouverneur photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Gouverneur
Blog about Gouverneur
Gouverneur map

Sponsored Ads

Gouverneur is a village in Saint Lawrence County, in the Ogdensburg-Massena metro area.

The community was named for Gouverneur Morris, minister to France.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Gouverneur. For links to other places called Gouverneur, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Gouverneur is 44.336N. The longitude is -75.463W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 440 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,167.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$25,174
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Gouverneur demographic reports
Gouverneur is on the Oswegatchie River.
Local landmarks include a large replica of a package of Pep-O-Mint Lifesavers.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 10. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.4 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Edward John Noble, owner of LifeSavers candy
Local festivals include:
  • Saint Lawrence County Fair - July 24-29, 2007
Dates often change. Check Gouverneur web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Gouverneur

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Gouverneur
Saint Lawrence County
New York
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Gouverneur demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saint Lawrence 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 13642 ZIP code.

Gouverneur, NY locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Gouverneur Web sites

Ancestry & family history

7% of Gouverneur residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gouverneur ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gouverneur was $12,482, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

11% of Gouverneur residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Gouverneur festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

Gouverneur festival web sites:



Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Gouverneur
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Gouverneur, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $333.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $714.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Gouverneur include Reading Room of Gouverneur ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Saint Lawrence County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gouverneur political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Traffic

The average commute time for Gouverneur workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of New York community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

Gouverneur, NY

Pros: Genuine care and concern about fellow neighbors...

Cons: Cultural activities are 40 minutes away...

This is a good place to grow up to experience a community with a strong spirit and genuine concern for fellow neighbors...

Read the Entire Review
Read Other Reviews


Visit the Reader Blog Page
Visit the ePodunk Blog
Register for My ePodunk to:

Tell us the pros & cons of Gouverneur
Blog about Gouverneur

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Gouverneur:

DUPLICATE NAMES
Other NY communities named Gouverneur:
  �Saint Lawrence County town

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!