Latitude: 42.1167

Longitude: -75.9594

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Johnson City, New York

The selectable maps and pictures on this page present material about Johnson City, New York. Johnson City is a village in Broome County, New York, United States. The population was 15,174 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Binghamton Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The Village of Johnson City was established in the Town of Union, New York and is a part of the "Triple Cities" along with Endicott, New York and Binghamton, New York. Johnson City lies to the west of Binghamton at the eastern side of the Town of Union.

History

Known as the Square deal town, from the Square Deal given to all employees of Endicott-Johnson, Johnson City was originally incorporated in 1892 as the Village of Lestershire, In 1916, the village was renamed Johnson City in honor of George F. Johnson, who led the company that was by then known as the Endicott Johnson Corporation.

2009 Dissolution vote

In January 2007, a group of residents organized a petition supporting dissolution of the village for tax reasons. A vote was held on November 3, 2009. On November 12, 2009 the results came back "no" for dissolution by just 42 votes.


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Geography

Johnson City is located at (42.116694, -75.959322).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it (2.84%) is water.

Johnson City is on the north side of the Susquehanna River.

The junction of New York State Route 17 and New York State Route 201, which connects the community to the south side of the Susquehanna River, is in Johnson City. New York State Route 17C parallels NY-17.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 15,535 people, 6,981 households, and 3,651 families residing in the village. The population density was 3,497.0 people per square mile (1,350.9/km²). There were 7,650 housing units at an average density of 1,722.1 per square mile (665.2/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 88.86% White, 3.09% African American, 0.19% Native American, 4.93% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.84% from other races, and 2.03% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.23% of the population.

There were 6,981 households out of which 22.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.1% were married couples living together, 12.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 47.7% were non-families. 40.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.12 and the average family size was 2.88.

In the village the population was spread out with 20.0% under the age of 18, 11.0% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 21.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 85.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 83.0 males.

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Oakdale Mall (1.76 km)

Oakdale Mall is an enclosed Super-regional shopping mall in Johnson City, New York, United States. The mall has a gross leasable area of . It offers many shops and stores, including anchor stores Sears, Macy's, J. C. Penney, Bon-Ton, and Burlington Coat Factory. Other stores include Abercrombie & Fitch, Hollister, New York & Company, Victoria's Secret, and two GameStop's. Anchors Bon Ton - . (Opened in 1975 as Fowler, Dick & Walker-The Boston Store, became Bon-Ton in 1980) J. C. Penney - . (Opened mid 1980's) Macy's - .

Binghamton University Events Center (2.8 km)

Binghamton University Events Center is the premier Division I Athletics and multipurpose facility at Binghamton University. The arena opened in 2004 and is adjacent to the Bearcat Sports Complex. It is home to the Binghamton Bearcats Division I Intercollegiate Athletic Program and can seat 5,142 patrons for home games, and over 8,000 for other large scale events. It has hosted the 2005, 2006, and 2008 America East Conference men's basketball tournaments as well as the 2007 women's tournament.

WSQX-FM (2.84 km)

WSQX-FM is an NPR member radio station in south-central New York State. It operates in Binghamton, New York on 91.5 MHz (FM), and has an effective radiated power of 3.5 kW. The signal is repeated in Corning, New York by translator station W214AA on 90.7 MHz with 3 Watts. The station's broadcasts consist principally of jazz music and NPR news. WSQX-FM began broadcast at the beginning of 1995. WSKG-TV and WSKG-FM are other broadcast stations owned and operated by the WSKG Public Telecommunications Council.

Recreation Park (Binghamton) (2.84 km)

Recreation Park is a public, urban park in Binghamton, New York. Located in Binghamton's West Side, Recreation Park is bordered by Seminary Avenue on the South, Schubert Street on the North, Beethoven Street on the West, and Laurel Avenue on the East. It was founded by shoe manufacturer George F. Johnson, and is home to one of his six famous carousels. The park also contains a bandstand, statues, numerous athletic fields and courts, a playground, and walking paths.

Seton Catholic Central High School (3.28 km)

Seton Catholic Central High School is a private, Catholic, high school located in Binghamton, New York. It is run by the Catholic Schools of Broome County, which is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse. The teachers are very well rounded, and god in incorporated into our modern lives.

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WLTB

WLTB is the callsign of an Adult Contemporary radio station licensed to Johnson City, New York and serves the Greater Binghamton Market . The station is owned by GM Broadcasting and broadcasts on 101.7 MHz from Ingraham Hill in Binghamton. It also has a translator @ 102.5 on Bornt Hill in Endicott, NY. It is only one of two locally owned radio stations in the Binghamton market. Studios for WLTB were originally located on Mcmaster Street in Owego N.Y. It was relocated to the Executive Inn in Endicott N.Y. in 1995, Then to the Vestal Parkway in 1999.
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