Broome County, New York
Broome County Courthouse
Location within the U.S. state of New York
New York's location within the U.S.
|Named for||John Broome|
|• Total||715.52 sq mi (1,853.2 km2)|
|• Land||705.77 sq mi (1,827.9 km2)|
|• Water||9.7 sq mi (25 km2) 1.4%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||271.6/sq mi (104.9/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
|Congressional districts||19th, 22nd|
Broome County is a county in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, 200,600 people lived there. Its county seat is Binghamton. The county was named in honor of John Broome, who was lieutenant governor in 1806 when Broome County was founded.
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