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3 Cities and towns
Geography\nAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,156 km² (832 mi²). 2,131 km² (823 mi²) of it is land and 25 km² (10 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.15% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census2 of 2000, there are 42,238 people, 16,529 households, and 11,785 families residing in the county. The population density is 20/km² (51/mi²). There are 21,829 housing units at an average density of 10/km² (26/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.54% White, 0.30% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.60% from two or more races. 0.67% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 16,529 households out of which 31.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.70% are married couples living together, 8.60% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.70% are non-families. 24.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.53 and the average family size is 2.99.
In the county, the population is spread out with 25.50% under the age of 18, 6.70% from 18 to 24, 27.10% from 25 to 44, 25.20% from 45 to 64, and 15.50% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 98.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.80 males.
Cities and towns\n*Apolacon Township\n*Ararat Township\n*Auburn Township\n*Bridgewater Township\n*Brooklyn Township\n*Choconut Township\n*Clifford Township\n*Dimock Township\n*Forest City\n*Forest Lake Township\n*Franklin Township\n*Friendsville\n*Gibson Township\n*Great Bend Township\n*Great Bend\n*Hallstead\n*Harford Township\n*Harmony Township\n*Herrick Township\n*Hop Bottom\n*Jackson Township\n*Jessup Township\n*Lanesboro\n*Lathrop Township\n*Lenox Township\n*Liberty Township\n*Little Meadows\n*Middletown Township\n*Montrose\n*New Milford Township\n*New Milford\n*Oakland Township\n*Oakland\n*Rush Township\n*Silver Lake Township\n*Springville Township\n*Susquehanna Depot\n*Thompson Township\n*Thompson\n*Union Dale