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Ogdensburg (C)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States. Majority of the population is concentrated in the southern portion around New York City, the state is often regionalized into Upstate and Downstate. New York is the home of Ellis Island, where many immigrants in the early 20th century arrived in the United States.

The city of Ogdensburg, New York is located in northern Saint Lawrence County along the southern shore of the beautiful Saint Lawrence River, directly across from the Canadian towns of Prescott and Brockville, Ontario. The city encompasses an area of approximately 8.18 square miles and has a diverse population of 12,364 according to the 2000 Census. Throughout Ogdensburg's history the principle branches of industry in Saint Lawrence County have relied on the nearby rivers and the bountiful resources common to the North Country. They have included all aspects of lumbering and paper production, boat building, merchant and custom milling, foundry and machine work.

Ogdensburg is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in New York worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of New York.

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