Edmeston is a town located in Otsego County, New York, United States. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 1,826.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 44.6 square miles (116 km), of which, 44.5 square miles (115 km) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km) of it is water. The total area is 0.11% water. The major water features are:
The elevation of the town varies by about 800 feet (240 m): from just under 1,100 feet (340 m) above sea level at the Unadilla River in the southwest corner of the town, to just over 1,900 feet (580 m) at peaks near Taylor Hill and Summit Lake in the northeast corner.
New York State Route 80 Passes through the southeast part of the town.
As of the census of 2000, the town of Edmeston contained:
The population density was 40.9 people per square mile (15.8/km²).
There were 821 housing units at an average density of 18.4 per square mile (7.1/km²).
The racial makeup of the town was:
There were 658 households out of which:
The population spread of the town of Edmeston was:
Edmeston population distribution (2000 Census)
The median age was 37 years.
For every 100 females, there were 100.0 males.
For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.6 males.
In the town of Edmeston, median income:
The per capita income for the town is $17,507.
13.6% of the population and 8.3% of families are below the poverty line.
Out of the total people living in poverty,