WELCOME to the Town of Otto, New York

Otto is a town in Cattaraugus County, New York.  The population was 808 at the 2010 Census.  The name comes from Jacob S. Otto, an agent of the Holland Land Company.  The Town lies on the northern border of Cattaraugus County.

The area of the Town was first settled around 1816.  The Town of Otto was formed in 1823 from part of the Town of Perrysburg.  Otto returned territory to Perrysburg in 1823 and ceded land to Ashford in 1835.  In 1854, the eastern half of the town was spun off and renamed East Otto.

2022 Tentative Assessment Roll


Town Forms & Publications
~ Code of Ethics
~ Zoning Ordinance

~ Application for Copy of Birth Record
~ Application for Copy of Death Record
~ Application for Copy of Marriage Record
~ FOIL Request Form

~ Town of Otto Complaint Form

Local Links
~ Otto/East Otto Ancestry
~ Cattaraugus County History
~ Painted Hills Genealogy Society