Owego Tioga County, New York

Owego: Village in Tioga County, New York

About

Owego is a village located in the county of Tioga in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 19,883 and a population density of 2,877 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 18,517 inhabitants.

The village was created 236 years ago in 1784.

Village of Owego  New York image
Village of Owego New York
Village of Owego  New York image

Geography

Owego is located at 42°6'12"N 76°15'44"W (42.1034100, -76.2621500).

Owego map

Weather

Owego forecast: A slight chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. more

Owego Quick Facts

Population : 18,517 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Tioga County
Different from : Otego (town), New York
Postal code : 13827
Area : 6.91 km2
Altitude : 814 feet / 248 meters
Capital city : Owego is capital of Tioga County
Establishment : January 01, 1785 (236 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:43:30 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 2,679 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.38% (2010-2020)
Weather : 59℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Owego decreased by 7.38% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 19,883 - census
2011 19,734 -0.76% estimation process
2012 19,477 -1.32% estimation process
2013 19,369 -0.56% estimation process
2014 19,238 -0.68% estimation process
2015 19,040 -1.04% estimation process
2016 18,906 -0.71% estimation process
2017 18,893 -0.07% estimation process
2018 18,792 -0.54% estimation process
2019 18,653 -0.75% estimation process
2020 18,517 -0.73% estimation process

Owego zip code is 13827. County name: Tioga, County fips: 36107

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People born in Owego (6)

People born in Owego, including politician Thomas C. Platt, US geologist and explorer; professor of Mining Science, Harvard University Raphael Pumpelly, politician Charles Frederick Barclay, you can see a list of people who born in Owego.

  • Walter W. Shaw (American football player, lawyer, judge (1880-1949)) he was born in 21/11/1880
  • Howard W. Robison (American politician) he was born in 30/10/1915
  • William Woolsey Johnson (American mathematician, who was one of the founders of the American Mathematical Society) he was born in 23/06/1841

Schools in Owego

College & universities near Owego, NY

Code Name City ZIP
190974 Elmira Business Institute Vestal (NY) 13850

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Owego, NY

Code Name Address Type
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
NYF Empire Expo Center 581 State Fair Blvd RAIL
SYR William F. Walsh Regional Transportation Center 131 Alliance Bank Parkway RAIL

Post offices near Owego

Post Office Name City ZIP
Oweg Post Office Owego (NY) 13827

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Tioga County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tioga County , NY.

City Name Population Title
Barton 8,335 Town in New York, USA
Waverly 4,110 Human settlement in Tioga County, New York, United States of America
Spencer 2,889 Human settlement in Tioga County, New York, United States of America
Litchfield 1,450 Town in New York, United States
Apalachin 1,131 Census-designated place in Tioga County, New York
Richford 1,108 Human settlement in Tioga County, New York, United States of America
Newark Valley 915 City in New York, United States of America
Candor 785 Human settlement in Tioga County, New York, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Owego distances to largest New York cities