Delaware County is a rural county located in the Catskill Mountains region of Upstate New York. It covers an area of approximately 1,467 square miles and has a population of around 45,000 people, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2020 estimates.
The county is also home to several state parks, including Belleayre Mountain and Mine Kill State Parks. The county seat of Delaware County is Delhi, which is also the largest village in the county. Other towns and villages in the county, such as Andes, Margaretville, and Sidney, offer a mix of history, culture, and entertainment options.
Overall, Delaware County is a scenic and peaceful region of Upstate New York.
The majority of households (63%) in Delaware County use heating oil as their primary heating fuel.