Sidney is a town in Delaware County, New York, United States. The population was 5,774 at the 2010 census.[1] The town is at the northwest corner of the county and contains the village of Sidney.

The town was formed in 1801 from the town of Franklin. On April 7, 1801, the town was named "Sidney" in honor of British naval officer Sir Sidney Smith.[2]

Town of Sidney Official Website

Geography and Education

The north town line, marked by the Susquehanna River, is the border ofOtsego County, and the west town line is the border of Chenango County. The village of Sidney, the main settlement in the town, is at the western end of the town along the Susquehanna River. Interstate 88 runs through the northern side of the town up the Susquehanna valley, with access from Exits 9, 10, and 11.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 50.6 square miles (131.1 km2), of which 49.9 square miles (129.3 km2) is land and 0.66 square miles (1.7 km2), or 1.33%, is water.[1]

Sidney Central School District

Farmstands and Events

Area Listings

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Updated: 6th July, 2020 10:00 AM.