Town Clerk / Tax Collector
Town Clerk’s office will close at 4:00 on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 and remain closed until Wednesday April 29,2015
10:00 AM to noon and 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Monday ,Wednesday & Friday (or by appointment.)
State of New York
Office of the State Comptroller
Facts about The Town of Dansville
Location: Steuben County
Population: 1,997 (2000 U.S. Census Bureau figures)
Area: 48.1 sq. miles
includes Wayland, Dansville and Arkport school districts
Office: 1487 Day Road (off County Road 46)
Historical overview: The town was formed along with the county in 1796,
and is one of the oldest towns in Steuben County.
However, the town was not officially settled until around 1804 by Daniel Faulkner.
The Town of Dansville was used to form in part or whole the Towns of Cohocton,
Howard (both in 1812), Wayland (1848) and Fremont (1854).
In 1822 part of the town including the Village of Dansville was annexed
to the Town of Sparta in Livingston County.
The hamlet of South Dansville is the primary community in the town.