Economic Impact

Impact in 2018-2019 Academic Year

Dollars

$1.27 billion on the region

$1.64 billion on New York state

Nearly 270,000 visitors to campus spent approximately $10 million in the region

students in the region spent nearly $206 million 

Jobs

12,545 direct/ indirect jobs supported in the region

Human Capital

More than 78,306 alumni live in New York state

Return on Investment

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

Nearly $14 million is 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

Capital Region

Students Alumni County State
203 1190 Albany NY
18 148 Columbia NY
18 94 Greene NY
69 381 Rensselaer NY
202 902 Saratoga NY
113 591 Schenectady NY
26 145 Warren NY
9 71 Washington NY
658 3522 Total NY

Mid-Hudson

Students Alumni County State
348 1465 Dutchess NY
458 1636 Orange NY
175 544 Putnam NY
472 2276 Rockland NY
70 390 Sullivan NY
119 660 Ulster NY
1284 6151 Westchester NY
 2926 13122  Total  NY

Southern Tier

Students Alumni County State
1641 12484 Broome NY
98 608 Chemung NY
73 746 Chenango NY
38 271 Delaware NY
10 95 Schuyler NY
64 385 Steuben NY
151 1560 Tioga NY
126 979 Tompkins NY
 2201 17128  Total  NY

Western NY

Students Alumni County State
3 45 Allegany NY
13 58 Cattaraugus NY
9 87 Chautauqua NY
207 1153 Erie NY
27 140 Niagara NY
 259 1483  Total  NY

Finger Lakes

Students Alumni County State
6 44 Genesee NY
20 97 Livingstone NY
320 1797 Monroe NY
46 297 Ontario NY
2 26 Orleans NY
8 74 Seneca NY
17 103 Wayne NY
6 24 Wyoming NY
2 59 Yates NY
427 2521 Total NY

Central New York

Students Alumni County State
34 178 Cayuga NY
62 359 Cortland NY
41 234 Madison NY
427 2140 Onondaga NY
39 194 Oswego NY
603 3105 Total NY

North Country

Students Alumni County State
21 98 Clinton NY
4 44 Essex NY
11 35 Franklin NY
0 11 Hamilton NY
24 129 Jefferson NY
8 25 Lewis NY
16 107 St. Lawrence NY
84 449 Total NY

Mohawk

Students Alumni County State
15 69 Fulton NY
11 94 Herkimer NY
19 63 Montgomery NY
79 607 Oneida NY
38 403 Otsego NY
10 60 Schoharie NY
172 1296 Total NY

New York

Students Alumni Country State
907 5242 Kings NY
590 5634 New York NY
1293 6955 Queens NY
403 1429 Richmond NY
468 1744 Bronx NY
3661 21004 Total NY

Long Island

Students Alumni County State
2235 10572 Nassau NY
1875 7273 Suffolk NY
4110 17845 Total NY

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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.