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Elmira, New York

Administration
Full nameElmira, New York
Official nameElmira, New York
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountyChemung County
Incorporated1864
Government
MayorJohn S. Tonello (D)
City ManagerJohn J. Burin
City CouncilMembers' List
• W1: Susan J. Skidmore (D)
• W2: Carol M. Mechalke (R)
• W3: John J. Corsi (R)
• W4: Mark S. Hitchcock (D)
• W5: Robert C. Bailey (R)
• W6: James E. Hare (D)
Geography
Total Area7.58 sq mi (19.6 km2)
Land Area7.28 sq mi (18.9 km2)
Water Area0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation872.7 ft (266 m)
Demography
Total Population29200 (2010)
Density (pop.)1632.6/km2 (4229.5/sq mi)
Metro (pop.)90,070 (Chemung County)
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-5)
Area code607

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Elmira is a city in Chemung County, New York, USA. It is the principal city of the 'Elmira, New York Metropolitan Statistical Area' which encompasses Chemung County, New York. The population was 29,200 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Chemung County.

The City of Elmira is located in the south-central part of the county, surrounded on three sides by the Town of Elmira. It is in the Southern Tier of New York a short distance north of the Pennsylvania state line.

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Notable people with ties to Elmira :
Historical populations
Year Population
1890 30,893*
1900 35,672*
1910 37,176*
1920 45,393*
1930 47,397*
1940 45,106*
1950 49,716*
1960 46,517*
1970 39,945*
1980 35,327*
1990 33,724*
2000 30,940
* Source from Chemung County, not Census Bureau. Document here.

Notable people with ties to Elmira :
Mayor Party Term
John S. Tonello D 2006 present
J. William O'Brien D 3/2005-2006
Stephen M. Hughes D 1998-2/2005
Howard F. Townsend R 1994 1997
James E. Hare D 1988 1993
Stephen J. Fesh Jr. R 1984 1987
Mary P. Ciccariello D 1982 1983
Robert G. Densberger R 1980 1981
John M. Kennedy D 1976 1979
Richard C. Loll R 1972 1975
Edward T. Lagonegro D 1968 1971
Howard H. Kimball R 1966 1967
Edward T. Lagonegro D 1962 1965
Edward A. Mooers R 1956 1961
Emory Strachen R 1940 1955
J. Maxwell Beers R 1936 1939
Henry W. Honan D 1934 1935
W. Glenn Sweet R 1932 1933
Frank P. Robinson D 1930 1931
David N. Heller D 1926 1929
J. Norton Wood R 1922 1925
George W. Peck D 1920 1921
Harry N. Hoffman   - 1914 1919
Daniel Sheehan D 1908 1913
Z. Reed Brockway   - 1906 1907
William T. Coleman R 1904 1905
Daniel Sheehan   - 1902 1903
Frank H. Flood   - 1900 1901
Edgar Denton De 1898 1899
Frederick Collin   - 1894 1897
David C. Robinson D 1892 1894
Charles S. Davison D 1888 1892
John B. Stanchfield D 1886 1888
Henry Flood   - 1884 1886
Stephen T. Arnot D 1883 1884
David B. Hill D 1882 1883
Alexander Diven R 1880 1882
Granville D. Parsons   - 1878 1880
Robert T. Turner   - 1876 1878
Howard M. Smith   - 1875 1876
Luther Caldwell   - 1873 1874
Patrick H. Flood   - 1872 1873
John Arnot Jr. D 1870 1871
Stephen McDonald   - 1868 1870
John I. Nicks   - 1866 1868
John Arnot Jr. D 1864 1865
* Source: City Clerk of the City of Elmira [http://www.chemungcounty.com/index.asp?pageId=204

Municipalities and communities of Chemung County, New York

County seat: Elmira
CityElmira
VillagesElmira Heights * Horseheads * Millport * Van Etten * Wellsburg
TownsAshland * Baldwin * Big Flats * Catlin * Chemung * Elmira * Erin * Horseheads * Southport * Van Etten * Veteran
CDPsBig Flats * Southport * West Elmira



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