Shokan, New York

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Shokan is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in the Town of Olive in Ulster County, within the Catskill Park.wikipedia
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Olive and Hurley Old School Baptist Church

The Olive and Hurley Old School Baptist Church was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.
Olive and Hurley Old School Baptist Church is an historic Baptist meeting house on NY Route 28, at the junction with Ulster County Route 30 in Shokan, New York.

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Shokan is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in the Town of Olive in Ulster County, within the Catskill Park.
The city prevailed, and construction of Ashokan began the very next year, requiring the removal of several small hamlets and many residents in the process (some, such as Shokan, West Shokan and Olive Bridge, survive today on its banks).

Olive, New York

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Shokan is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in the Town of Olive in Ulster County, within the Catskill Park.

Ulster County, New York

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Shokan is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in the Town of Olive in Ulster County, within the Catskill Park.

Mary Margaret McBride

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She died at the age of 76 on April 7, 1976 at her home in West Shokan, New York.

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Administrative divisions of New York (state)

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Shokan is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in the Town of Olive in Ulster County, within the Catskill Park.

Census-designated place

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Shokan is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in the Town of Olive in Ulster County, within the Catskill Park.

Ashokan Reservoir

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It was relocated to its present site in the early 20th century after the construction of Ashokan Reservoir on the land it originally occupied.

National Register of Historic Places

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The Olive and Hurley Old School Baptist Church was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.

United States Census Bureau

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According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.9 sqmi, all land.

Census

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As of the census of 2000, there were 1,252 people, 496 households, and 344 families residing in the CDP.

Population density

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The population density was 320.8 per square mile (123.9/km 2 ).

Race and ethnicity in the United States Census

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The racial makeup of the CDP was 96.33% White, 0.96% African American, 0.16% Native American, 1.52% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 0.40% from other races, and 0.56% from two or more races.

Marriage

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There were 496 households out of which 31.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.3% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.6% were non-families.

Per capita income

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The per capita income for the CDP was $23,710.

Poverty threshold

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About 4.5% of families and 5.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.4% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.