Lewis County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2020 census, the population was 26,582, making it the fourth-least populous county in New York. Its county seat is Lowville. The county is named after Morgan Lewis, the Governor of New York. This county is part of New York's 21st congressional district.
Lewis County was founded in 1805.
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- "QuickFacts: Lewis County, New York". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 16, 2023.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 185.