The city of Utica is located in Oneida County, NY and is the county seat. At the 2000 census the population was 62,235, which was a 2.6% increase from a previous census in the year 2000. Utica is considered a part of the Mohawk Valley Region in Central New York.
It is crossed on its northern border by the Mohawk River, Erie Canal and the New York State Thruway.
The city sits at the base of the Adirondacks and is roughly one hour from trails, rivers and nature.
The United State Census Bureau reported the city’s area to be 16.6 square miles.
Much of Utica is consumed with fantastic parks, recreation and sporting facilities. Utica is rich in culture and shows much diversity, while maintaining its urban charm.