Our Area

Old Forge

Whether it is business, family, education or the diverse recreation and cultural attractions that bring you to the area, your choice is a good one. You have entered a community that is itself a medley of smaller, individual communities with a shared mission: to maintain a high quality of life for its citizens and visitors.

The beauty and bounty of Herkimer County’s natural resources have been central to its unique place in American history. In tandem with the resourcefulness and ingenuity of its people, these assets made Herkimer County an important player in the social and economic development of the United States.

We welcome you, your ideas, and most importantly, your actions as we continue to make Herkimer County a great place to live and make a living.

– The people of Herkimer County