Latitude: 42.2117

Longitude: -78.5214

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Humphrey, New York

The maps and aerial photographs below show data about Humphrey, New York. Humphrey is a town in Cattaraugus County, New York, United States. The population was 687 at the 2010 census. The town is named after politician Charles Humphrey.

The Town of Humphrey is an interior town in the eastern half of the county, northeast of the City of Salamanca. .

History

The town was first settled around 1815.

Humphrey was established in 1836 from a part of the Town of Allegany.

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it (0.05%) is water.

New York State Route 98 crosses the northwest corner of the town. Humphrey is primarily served by County Roads, namely Routes 18, 19, and 51.

Adjacent towns and areas

Humphrey is east of the Town of Great Valley and south of the Town of Franklinville. The east town line is shared by the Towns of Hinsdale and Ischua. To the south is the Town of Allegany.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 721 people, 263 households, and 186 families residing in the town. The population density was 19.7 people per square mile (7.6/km²). There were 457 housing units at an average density of 12.5 per square mile (4.8/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.23% White, 0.97% African American, 0.83% Native American, 0.69% from other races, and 0.28% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.83% of the population.

There were 263 households out of which 37.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.7% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.9% were non-families. 22.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.22.

In the town the population was spread out with 27.6% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 24.1% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 107.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 109.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $35,313, and the median income for a family was $35,795. Males had a median income of $27,768 versus $20,326 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,874. About 9.2% of families and 11.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.4% of those under age 18 and 8.5% of those age 65 or over.

Communities and locations in Humphrey

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Great Valley Airport (10.4 km)

Great Valley Airport is a privately owned, public-use airport located one nautical mile (1.85 km) southeast of the central business district of Great Valley, a town in Cattaraugus County, New York, United States. Facilities and aircraft Great Valley Airport covers an area of at an elevation of 1,450 feet (442 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 6/24 with a turf surface measuring 3,800 by 60 feet (1,158 x 18 m). For the 12-month period ending October 21, 2007, the airport had 7,570 aircraft operations, an average of 20 per day: 97% general aviation and 3% military.

Franklinville (town), New York (10.6 km)

Franklinville is a town in Cattaraugus County, New York, United States. The population was 2,990 at the 2010 census. The Town of Franklinville is an interior town, located in the northeast quadrant of the county. Franklinville is also the name of a village in the town. History The town was first settled around 1806. First settled by Joseph McCluer and known then as McCluer Settlement. The Town of Hebe was established in 1812 from the Town of Olean, at the time the only town in the county, and consisted of the entire northern half of the county.

Great Valley, New York (10.61 km)

Great Valley is a town in Cattaraugus County, New York, United States. The population was 1,947 at the 2010 census. The town is named after its local geographical setting, a relative comparison of two tributaries (the other being the neighboring Little Valley) of the Allegheny River. The Town of Great Valley is centrally located in the county, northeast of City of Salamanca. History The town was first settled around 1812. The Town of Great Valley was formed in 1818, taken from part of the Town of Olean.

Ischua, New York (11.55 km)

Ischua is a town in Cattaraugus County, New York, United States. The population was 859 at the 2010 census. The Town of Ischua is located in the southeast quadrant of the county. Ischua is also the name of a village in the town. The Town of Ischua is on the eastern border of the county, north of Olean, New York. History The current community of Ischua was first settled around 1812 by Seymore Buton and also visited by Abram Farwell, who would return with his wife Lydia Farwell and their family. The Farwell family has been a part of the history of Ischua for generations since.

Ellicottville (village), New York (13.45 km)

Ellicottville is a village in Cattaraugus County, New York, USA. The population was 376 at the 2010 census. The village is named after Joseph Ellicott, principal land agent of the Holland Land Company. It lies in the southwest part of the Town of Ellicottville and is north of the City of Salamanca. Ellicottville's current mayor is Charles Coolidge. History The native name for this location was "De-as-hen-da-qua," or "place for holding court." The Holland Land Company opened an office in 1818.

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