Community Matters

A significant benefit of living in Lewis County is our quality of life. This is also an area of new economic growth. County leaders are dedicated to a plan of economic prosperity, welcoming businesses, large and small, and implementing plans for aggressive economic growth. Lewis County offers the best of both worlds: an area where businesses can flourish while the owners, managers, and employees enjoy healthy lifestyles that include low crime, great schools for their children, and many outdoor recreational opportunities.


County Government

Lewis County, located in northern upstate New York, is home to over 27,000 residents.  It is one of the most spectacular places to live and work in New York State. The four-season County offers pristine lakes, panoramic views Lewis County brings together thriving industries, natural resources, and an energized workforce.  Find out more about Lewis County!


Quality Schools

Lowville Academy, Beaver River, Copenhagen, Harrisville and South Lewis Central Schools are located in Lewis County.  To find out more about these schools click on the school name.  

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Lewis County Chamber

Lewis County offers a vast array of beautiful scenery, things to do and explore, and cultural heritage and historical sites.  Whether you want to explore waterways, snowmobile, ski, golf, canoe, kayak or camp, you will find it all in Lewis County!  Visit the Lewis County Chamber website to find out about all the great things to see and enjoy in Lewis County.

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Upcoming Community Events

Find out more about upcoming community events in Lewis County.


Community Resource Guide

Lewis County offers many resources for residents throughout the community. View the Community Resource Guide here.