Economic Impact

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Binghamton University positively impacts the local economy of Broome and Tioga counties, as well as the New York state economy in terms of economic output, jobs and human capital.

The regional map illustrates the number of current students and alumni per county. To view, mouseover the regions.

Capital Region

Students Alumni County State
149 1154 Albany NY
11 145 Columbia NY
9 88 Greene NY
43 381 Rensselaer NY
103 868 Saratoga NY
74 566 Schenectady NY
11 132 Warren NY
- - Washington NY
400 3334 Total NY

Mid-Hudson

Students Alumni County State
235 1408 Dutchess NY
305 1531 Orange NY
107 502 Putnam NY
425 2194 Rockland NY
45 374 Sullivan NY
87 632 Ulster NY
786 5892 Westchester NY
 1990  12533  Total  NY

Southern Tier

Students Alumni County State
1879 12035 Broome NY
106 586 Chemung NY
83 716 Chenango NY
44 261 Delaware NY
6 92 Schuyler NY
45 361 Steuben NY
180 1493 Tioga NY
121 952 Tompkins NY
 2464 16496   Total  NY

Western NY

Students Alumni County State
3 46 Allegany NY
9 57 Cattaraugus NY
11 83 Chautauqua NY
171 1114 Erie NY
4 42 Niagara NY
 198  1342  Total  NY

Finger Lakes

Students Alumni County State
5 42 Genesee NY
17 84 Livingstone NY
296 1701 Monroe NY
41 291 Ontario NY
2 25 Oleans NY
9 75 Seneca NY
15 98 Wayne NY
2 24 Wyoming NY
3 51 Yates NY
390 2391 Total NY

Central New York

Students Alumni County State
24 171 Cayuga NY
62 348 Cortland NY
31 224 Madison NY
290 2038 Onondaga NY
39 192 Oswego NY
446 2973 Total NY

North Country

Students Alumni County State
13 95 Clinton NY
4 42 Essex NY
3 31 Franklin NY
0 10 Hamilton NY
19 121 Jefferson NY
5 25 Lewis NY
13 107 St. Lawrence NY
57 431 Total NY

Mohawk

Students Alumni County State
11 69 Fulton NY
13 85 Herkimer NY
10 62 Montgomery NY
69 599 Oneida NY
44 390 Otsego NY
4 58 Schoharie NY
151 431 Total NY

New York

Students Alumni Country State
792 5069 Kings NY
408 5656 New York NY
1098 6797 Queens NY
271 1373 Richmond NY
346 1662 Bronx NY
2915 20557 Total NY

Long Island

Students Alumni County State
1931 10073 Nassau NY
1316 6865 Suffolk NY
3247 16938 Total NY

Impact in 2017-2018 Academic Year

Dollars

$1.26 billion on the region

$1.63 billion on New York state

270,000 visitors to campus spent approximately $9.8 million in the region

students in the region spent nearly $205 million 

Jobs

9,397 direct/ indirect jobs supported in the region

Human Capital

More than 76,000 alumni live in New York state

Return on Investment

13% Binghamton University account of GDP for Broome and Tioga counties

$13 million the value of the work provided to area organizations through student volunteerism and internships

$47.5 2017-18 total research expenditures which represents increase of 19 percent, year to year