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Encyclopedia > Endicott, New York

Endicott is a village in Broome County, New York, USA. The population was 13,038 at the 2000 census. The village is named after Henry B. Endicott, a founding member of the Endicott Johnson Corporation shoe manufacturing company, who founded the community as the "Home of the square deal." A village is a human residential settlement commonly found in rural areas. ... Broome County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. ... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Albany Largest city New York City Area  Ranked 27th  - Total 54,520 sq mi (141,205 km²)  - Width 285 miles (455 km)  - Length 330 miles (530 km)  - % water 13. ... The Endicott Johnson Shoe Company (E-J) was a prosperous manufacturer of shoes based in New Yorks Southern Tier, with factories mostly located in the Tiers Triple Cities of Binghamton, Johnson City, and Endicott. ...


The Village of Endicott is in the Town of Union and is west of Binghamton, New York. The town is served by the Greater Binghamton Airport/Edwin A Link Field. It is part of the "Triple Cities", along with Binghamton and Johnson City. Union is a town located in Broome County, New York, USA. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 56,298. ... Binghamton is a city in upstate New York in the United States. ... Greater Binghamton Airport is a medium-sized regional airport located in Maine, New York that serves the Southern Tier of New York, primarily Broome and Tioga counties. ... This article belongs in one or more categories. ... Binghamton is a city in upstate New York in the United States. ... Johnson City is a village located in Broome County, New York, USA. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 15,535. ...

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History

Part of Endicott was originally incorporated as "Union Village" in 1892, but Endicott Village was consolidated with Union and named Endicott in 1921. 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ...


The "Tri-Cities College" of Syracuse University was started in Endicott, it later moved to Town of Vestal and later became Harpur College and now Binghamton University. Syracuse University (SU) is a private research university located in Syracuse, New York. ... Government Country State County United States New York Broome Established 1823 Town Supervisor Pete Andreasen Geographical characteristics Area     City 136. ... Binghamton University, also known as the State University of New York at Binghamton, is a public university located in the Greater Binghamton, NY USA area. ...


Geography

The village is on the north side of the Susquehanna River and the Southern Tier Expressway. The Susquehanna River is a river in the northeastern United States. ... Junction Location Chautauqua I-90 0. ...


Endicott is located at 42°6′11″N, 76°3′17″W (42.103074, −76.054687)¹. The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 8.1 km² (3.1 mi²)GR1, all land. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 13,038 people, 5,996 households, and 3,015 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,603.2/km² (4,156.1/mi²). There were 6,686 housing units at an average density of 822.1/km² (2,131.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the village was 91.65% White, 3.75% African American, 0.25% Native American, 1.96% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 0.67% from other races, and 1.66% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.67% of the population. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 5,996 households, out of which 24.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 32.4% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 49.7% were non-families. 41.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.09 and the average family size was 2.88. A marriage is a committed relationship between or among individuals, recognized by civil authority and/or bound by the religious beliefs of the participants. ...


In the village the population was spread out with 21.8% under the age of 18, 9.5% from 18 to 24, 30.6% from 25 to 44, 19.3% from 45 to 64, and 18.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 89.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.4 males.


The median income for a household in the village was $26,032, and the median income for a family was $35,858. Males had a median income of $27,780 versus $21,320 for females. The per capita income for the village was $17,274. About 15.4% of families and 18.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 26.0% of those under age 18 and 10.7% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Additional facts about Endicott, New York

Endicott is known as the birthplace of computers, because the company that became IBM was established there in 1906. The county-run EnJoie Golf Course in Endicott is home of the PGA Tour's B.C. Open. The tournament will end it's 30+ year run on the PGA in July of 2006. It has been offered a spot on the Champions Tour (Seniors) in 2007, if a title sponsor can be found. A Lego RCX Computer is an example of an embedded computer used to control mechanical devices. ... Big Blue redirects here. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... The B.C. Open logo created by Johnny Hart. ...


Endicott is also the birthplace of baseball's four-time All-Star, Johnny Logan. A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium II St. ... The Major League Baseball All-Star Game, also popularly known as the Midsummer Classic, is an annual baseball game between players from the National League and the American League, currently selected by fan vote for the position players and by the manager for pitchers. ... John Johnny Logan Jr. ...


Greater Binghamton, which includes Endicott, is known as the Carousel Capital of the World. This is because George F. Johnson wanted carousels to be free of admission, so he built six of them around the area, and all of them are free of charge. A carousel in a summer festival in London, with traditional animal mounts, barley twist poles and fairy lights. ...


The Village of Endicott will be celebrating it's centenial this summer.


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