Herkimer County
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Welcome to Herkimer County

Herkimer County, a region rich in history and tradition located at the foothills

of the Adirondacks, we pride ourselves on our family oriented communities and

four seasons of recreation.

Herkimer County is a diamond in the rough that provides economic development

opportunities as well as a great quality of life. Come share in the treasure of Herkimer

County. Come share in the treasure that is Herkimer County.

Vincent J. Bono
Herkimer County Legislature


Mandate Relief

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County Budgets
Perscription Drug Program
Internet Speed Test

Residents Invited to Participate in the State's Efforts to Increase High-Speed Internet Access


     Click the link above to read the press release from the Center for Technology in Government, or


     click the image below to take the speedtest from your home computer.



          link to NY Speed Test




Press Releases
White House Council

Highway Study


Jail Statistics
The total cost of boarding inmates in other county jails for the month of June was $134,180.00. The average total daily inmate population was 76. The average daily population in-house was 26.1, the average daily population boarded out was 49.87. The highest daily population was 84 and the lowest daily population was 69. The cost of transporting boarded out inmates to other county facilities was $5,762.18.

Medicaid Update

Herkimer County's weekly local share for Medicaid for the week ending April 9, 2014 is $261,562. Herkimer County's 2014 year to date local share total for Medicaid is $3,952,550.