Celoron, New York

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Celoron is a village in Chautauqua County, New York, United States. It sits on the west boundary of the City of Jamestown, New York and is surrounded by the Town of Ellicott. The population was 1,295 at the 2000 census.

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History

The village of Celoron was incorporated in 1896. Beginning in 1898, it was the home of the Acme Giants baseball team.

The name of the village comes from that of the French officer and explorer of Ohio – Pierre Joseph Céloron de Blainville.

Geography

Celoron is located at 42°6′24″N 79°16′53″W / 42.10667°N 79.28139°W / 42.10667; -79.28139 (42.106778, -79.281414)[1].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.9 km²), all of it land.

The village is on the south shore of Chautauqua Lake.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 1,295 people, 526 households, and 357 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,741.0 people per square mile (675.7/km²). There were 567 housing units at an average density of 762.3/sq mi (295.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 94.90% White, 0.77% African American, 0.46% Native American, 1.54% Asian, 0.54% from other races, and 1.78% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.16% of the population.

There were 526 households out of which 30.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.1% were non-families. 26.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 2.83.

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