Sherburne is a village in Chenango County, New
The population was 1,455 at the 2000
Village of Sherburne is in the Town of
Sherburne, north of the City of Norwich.
The first settlement of the Town of Sherburne took place near the
village around 1792. The Village of Sherburne was incorporated in
Sherburne is located at (42.679302, -75.497518) .
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the village has a total area of
1.5 square miles
).None of the area is covered with water.
The Chenango River
passes along the
west side of the village.
The intersection of Route 12
(North and South Main Street) and NY-80
is in the village.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 1,455
people, 648 households, and 351 families residing in the village.
The population density
people per square mile (369.6/km²). There were 700 housing units at
an average density of 460.4/sq mi (177.8/km²). The racial
makeup of the village was 98.76% White
, 0.48% Black
or African American
, 0.07% Native American
, 0.14% from other races
, and 0.48% from two
or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 1.03%
of the population.
There were 648 households out of which 28.5% had children under the
age of 18 living with them, 39.4% were married
living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no
husband present, and 45.7% were non-families. 40.4% of all
households were made up of individuals and 17.7% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size
was 2.21 and the average family size was 2.99.
In the village the population was spread out with 25.6% under the
age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 21.6% from 45
to 64, and 18.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age
was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 85.8 males. For
every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.8 males.
The median income for a household in the village was $28,676, and
the median income for a family was $39,844. Males had a median
income of $31,080 versus $20,833 for females. The per capita income
for the village was
$18,248. About 13.3% of families and 18.6% of the population were
below the poverty line
, including 24.3%
of those under age 18 and 6.0% of those age 65 or over.