Tompkins County, New York

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Tompkins County is a county in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, 101,564 people lived there. The county seat is Ithaca. The name is in honor of Daniel D. Tompkins, who served as Governor of New York and Vice President of the United States.

Tompkins County has three schools: Cornell University, Ithaca College and Tompkins-Cortland Community College.