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Portageville is a hamlet located in the Town of Genesee Falls in Wyoming County, New York. The population was 859 at the 2000 census. Its name derives from the Native American canoists who would withdraw their craft from the river to avoid going over three waterfalls in the Genesee River gorge. They had to portage several miles to the site of present day Mount Morris where they could embark for the rest of the journey downriver. Portageville is the only named community in the Town of Genesee Falls. The Genesee River Gorge with its scenic waterfalls was formed after the original valley was buried in glacial debris from the last ice age and the river had to cut a new valley though the Devonian sedimentary rock of the area. It has also been called The Grand Canyon of the East. The site has... (from wikipedia)

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Wyoming County664 Population (as of 2000)
New York State578 Population (current)
18.4 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$56,300 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$33,942 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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10 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$102,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
40 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$558,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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