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Elmira, New York

Full nameElmira, New York
Official nameElmira, New York
Settlement typeCity
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountyChemung County
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)
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)
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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