Sherrill (New York)

Oneida County


Sherrill is a city in Oneida County, New York in the United States. 2010, the City of Sherrill 3071 inhabitants, making it the smallest city by population in the state of New York. Sherrill is often referred to as The Silver City.


Sherrill was founded in 1916 by a special Act of the Government of the State. The City is unique among the Citys in New York because the statutes in many ways like a Village Sherrill treated, and the management of the Town of Vernon has retained jurisdiction over the territory of the City. All other citys in New York are completely independent of Town administrations.


Sherill is located at the western end of the Town of Vernon on the New York State Route 5 Sherrills geographical coordinates are 43 ° 4 ' N, 75 ° 36' W43.070808 - 75.599124. The site is adjacent to the Madison County. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5.2 km ², without significant water areas.


At the time of the census of 2000, there were 3147 people Sherrill. The population density was 601.5 people per km ². There were 1309 housing units at an average 250.2 per km ². The population consisted of Sherrills 98.00 % White, 0.22 % African American, 0.60 % Native American, 0.60 % Asian, 0 % Pacific Islander, 0.03 % reported from other races, and 0.54 % from two or more races. 0.83 % of the population to be Hispanic or Latino of any race.

Residents Sherrills distributed to 1262 households out of which 33.6 % were living in children under 18 years. 59.3 % married couples living together, 8.1 % had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.3% were non-families. 27.4% of households were made ​​up of individuals and someone lived in 15.9 % of all households aged 65 years or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size is 3.03.

The population was spread out with 26.2 % under the, 5.8 % 18 -24- year-old, 25.0 % 25 -44- year-old, 25.9 % 45-64 year olds and 17.1 % under the age of 65 years or more. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 86.8 males. In the over -18s accounted for 100 women, 81.8 men.

The median household income in Sherrill was 48 919 U.S. dollars, and the median family income reached the level of 60 573 U.S. dollars. The average income of men was 41 179 U.S. dollars, compared to 26,500 U.S. dollars for women. The per capita income amounted to 22 311 U.S. dollars. 2.2% of the population and 0.8 % of families were below the poverty line, including 2.6 % of those affected and 3.9 % of those age 65 or over.