Cattaraugus County is located in western New York. The County Seat is Little Valley and the largest city is Olean. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.cattaraugus.ny.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 78,600 and the 2010 census population was 80,317. The land area is 1,308.35 square miles and there are 61.4 persons per square mile.
92.6% of the population is White, 1.4% is Black or African American, 1.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.8% is Asian, 3.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.9% is two or more races. 87.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 17.2% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $81,100, there are 32,246 households, an average of 2.38 persons per household. The per capita income is $22,049, the median household income is $42,603, and 17.9% of the persons in Cattaraugus County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 5,773. Retail sales (in $1000) were $1,008,952, and sales per capita were $12,572. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 25.9%.
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