Table 50: Divorces by County of Decree and Legal Grounds, New York State 2017

County Legal Grounds
Total Cruelty Abandonment Imprisonment Adultery After Legal Separation After Separation by Agreement Not Stated
New York State
New York State 40,263 205 972 23 33 16 324 38,690
New York City
New York City 19,609 72 686 9 20 5 49 18,768
Bronx 4,247 5 138 2 2 0 3 4,097
Kings 3,374 12 150 3 7 2 14 3,186
New York 7,872 29 238 2 7 0 11 7,585
Queens 3,488 25 148 1 4 1 14 3,295
Richmond 628 1 12 1 0 2 7 605
Rest of State
Rest of State 20,654 133 286 14 13 11 275 19,922
Albany 507 1 6 0 0 0 11 489
Allegany 77 0 2 0 0 0 0 75
Broome 360 0 1 0 1 0 1 357
Cattaraugus 109 1 0 0 0 0 0 108
Cayuga 121 0 0 0 0 0 3 118
Chautauqua 231 3 3 0 0 0 2 223
Chemung 164 4 2 0 0 0 1 157
Chenango 92 2 0 0 0 0 1 89
Clinton 157 9 0 0 1 0 2 145
Columbia 155 0 3 0 0 0 3 149
Cortland 411 2 3 0 0 0 2 404
Delaware 90 1 0 0 0 0 1 88
Dutchess 604 3 12 1 1 0 11 576
Erie 1,717 11 9 0 0 1 14 1,682
Essex 54 0 3 1 0 0 0 50
Franklin 106 4 2 0 0 0 2 98
Fulton 128 1 0 1 0 0 2 124
Genesee 120 1 0 0 0 0 3 116
Greene 66 1 5 1 0 0 2 57
Hamilton 11 0 0 1 0 0 1 9
Herkimer 151 0 0 0 0 0 4 147
Jefferson 377 2 2 0 1 0 5 367
Lewis 59 2 0 0 0 0 0 57
Livingston 122 1 1 0 0 1 3 116
Madison 128 0 1 0 0 0 0 127
Monroe 1,173 9 13 1 0 0 14 1,136
Montgomery 96 1 1 0 0 0 3 91
Nassau 2,448 6 83 0 0 3 48 2,308
Niagara 306 5 3 0 1 0 1 296
Oneida 393 3 4 0 0 0 4 382
Onondaga 959 6 4 1 0 0 11 937
Ontario 373 2 2 1 0 0 4 364
Orange 730 4 15 0 1 0 4 706
Orleans 75 2 3 0 0 0 0 70
Oswego 260 1 3 1 0 0 3 252
Otsego 99 1 0 0 0 0 1 97
Putnam 233 1 2 0 0 1 0 229
Rensselaer 296 3 3 0 0 0 6 284
Rockland 401 0 4 0 1 0 0 396
St Lawrence 217 1 2 1 0 0 3 210
Saratoga 396 0 3 0 0 1 11 381
Schenectady 285 1 2 0 0 0 2 280
Schoharie 61 0 0 0 0 0 0 61
Schuyler 47 0 1 0 0 0 0 46
Seneca 59 1 3 0 0 0 0 55
Steuben 236 6 2 2 0 0 1 225
Suffolk 2,236 8 27 1 0 4 51 2,145
Sullivan 120 3 0 0 0 0 1 116
Tioga 102 1 2 0 0 0 1 98
Tompkins 176 4 2 0 0 0 2 168
Ulster 338 3 7 0 2 0 11 315
Warren 173 1 1 0 0 0 1 170
Washington 115 0 2 0 0 0 0 113
Wayne 165 2 3 0 1 0 1 158
Westchester 1,865 7 27 0 3 0 16 1,812
Wyoming 90 2 7 1 0 0 1 79
Yates 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 14