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Total Population: 57,322

Total Caucasian Population: 96.1%

Total African American Population: 1.9%

Total Other Population: 2%

Total Population 18 and Over: 75.6%

Total Population 65 and Over: 15.0%

Courthouse: Oneonta

Median Household Income: $45,549

Per Capita Income: $21,070

High School Graduate: 75.7%

Bachelor Degree or Higher: 12.5%

Recent Verdicts

Negligence – August 9, 2005 Jordan v. Robbins At the insistence of his employer, Plaintiff attempted to drive a riding lawn mower up two wooden planks to place it in the bed of a pickup truck. The wood planks slipped and the mower flipped onto the plaintiff causing back injury. VERDICT — $125,000 for Plaintiff.

Premises Liability/Slip & Fall – October 26, 2005 Murphree v. Wesco Foods, Inc. Plaintiff broke her wrist after slip and fall on wet floor at Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant. VERDICT — $350,000 for Plaintiff.