Schuyler County is located in south-central New York. The County Seat is Watkins Glen and the largest city is Hector. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.schuylercounty.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 18,479 and the 2010 census population was 18,344. The land area is 328.33 square miles and there are 55.9 persons per square mile.
96.7% of the population is White, 1.2% is Black or African American, 1.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.4% is two or more races. 89.1% have a high school degree or higher, and 16.9% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $94,400, there are 7,684 households, an average of 2.33 persons per household. The per capita income is $24,173, the median household income is $46,976, and 11.5% of the persons in Schuyler County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,491. Retail sales (in $1000) were $179,850, and sales per capita were $9,504. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 30.4%.
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