Binghamton, New York

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Binghamton
City
Downtown Binghamton, NY
Nickname(s): "The Parlor City", "Carousel Capital of the World", "Valley of Opportunity"[1]
Motto: Restoring the Pride.
Binghamton, New York is located in New York
Binghamton
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 42°6′08″N 75°54′42″W / 42.10222°N 75.91167°W / 42.10222; -75.91167Coordinates: 42°6′08″N 75°54′42″W / 42.10222°N 75.91167°W / 42.10222; -75.91167
Country United States
State New York
County Broome
Settled 1802
Incorporated 1834 (village)
1867 (city)
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Matthew T. Ryan (D)
 • City Council
Area
 • City 11.0 sq mi (28.6 km2)
 • Land 10.4 sq mi (27.0 km2)
 • Water 0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2)  5.43%
Elevation 850 ft (270 m)
Population (2010 census)[2][3]
 • City 47,376
 • Density 4,300.9/sq mi (1,656.6/km2)
 • Metro 251,725
Demonym Binghamtonian
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 139xx (13901 = downtown)
Area code(s) 607
Twin cities
 • Borovichi  Russia
 • La Teste-de-Buch  France
Binghamton at night

Binghamton is an American city in New York. It is near Pennsylvania.

References[change | change source]

  1. Cityofbinghamton.com
  2. "American Factfinder: Population and Housing Occupancy Status: 2010 - State -- Place: New York". U.S. Bureau of the Census. 2010. http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=DEC_10_PL_GCTPL2.ST13&prodType=table. Retrieved 2011-03-25.
  3. "American Factfinder: Population and Housing Occupancy Status: 2010 - State -- County / County Equivalent: New York". U.S. Bureau of the Census. 2010. http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=DEC_10_PL_GCTPL2.ST05&prodType=table. Retrieved 2011-03-25.