The images and pictures below present information about Clarksville, Allegany County, New York. Clarksville is a town located in Allegany County, New York, United States. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 1,161. The town is named after S.N. Clark, an agent of the Holland Land Company.
The Town of Clarksville is in the southwest part of the county, northeast of Olean, New York.
The first settlers arrived around 1822. The Town of Clarksville was founded in 1835, taking away part of the Town of Cuba.
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According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of, of which, of it is land and 0.03% is water.
The west town line is the border of Cattaraugus County.
New York State Route 305 is an important north-south highway through the town.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,146 people, 447 households, and 324 families residing in the town. The population density was 31.6 people per square mile (12.2/km²). There were 766 housing units at an average density of 21.1 per square mile (8.2/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 98.34% White, 0.17% African American, 0.26% Native American, 0.35% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.70% from two or more races. 0.17% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 447 households out of which 32.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.1% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.3% were non-families. 20.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.96.
In the town the population was spread out with 26.1% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 26.4% from 45 to 64, and 13.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 100.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.2 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $29,931, and the median income for a family was $35,000. Males had a median income of $29,917 versus $20,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,931. 14.4% of the population and 11.1% of families were below the poverty line. 20.7% of those under the age of 18 and 10.6% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line.
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Cuba (village), New York (8.92 km) Cuba is a village in Allegany County, New York, United States. The population was 1,575 at the 2010 census. The Village of Cuba is in the western part of the Town of Cuba at the junction of Routes 305 and 446 on Oil Creek. History An early missionary mentioned a native oil spring at this location. The Village of Cuba was incorporated in 1850. The South Street Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988. The Main Street Historic District was listed in 1999. Geography Cuba is located at (42.217743, -78.275261).
Richburg, New York (9.6 km) Richburg is a village in Allegany County, New York, United States. The population was 450 at the 2010 census. The Village of Richburg is partly within the boundaries of the Towns of Wirt and Bolivar. The community is east of Olean, New York. History Richburg was incorporated in 1881. Geography Richburg is located at (42.087226, -78.156080). The Little Genesee Creek flows through the village, which is located at the junction of New York State Route 275 and County Road 40. Richburg was served (1881–1890 and c.
Wirt, New York (9.64 km) Wirt is a town in Allegany County, New York, United States. The population was 1,111 at the 2010 census. The Town of Wirt is in the southwest part of the county and east of Olean, New York. History The town was first settled around 1812. The Town of Wirt was created in 1838 from parts of the Towns of Bolivar and Friendship. Geography According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it (0.17%) is water. New York State Route 275 is a major north-south highway through the town.
Bolivar (village), New York (10.54 km) Bolivar a village in Allegany County, New York, United States. The village is in the northwest part of the town of Bolivar and is east of Olean. The population of the village was 1,047 at the 2010 census. It is named after Simón Bolívar. History The first building on the future site of the village, a log cabin, was erected around 1820. The village of Bolivar was incorporated in 1882.As "the heart of the Allegany Oil Field", the Bolivar-Richburg area rose to significance during the oil boom era of the late 1800s.
Friendship, New York (12.04 km)Friendship is a town in Allegany County, New York, USA. The population was 2,004 at the 2010 census. The town's name was adopted to mark the resolution of earlier conflicts. The Town of Friendship is near the center of Allegany County and is northeast of Olean, New York. History The region was first settled around 1806. Originally, the town gained the name of "Bloody Corners" due to the high incidence of feuding. The Town of Friendship was formed in 1815 from part of the Town of Caneadea.
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