Health in Binghamton, New York
Cost of Living,
There are 259 physicians per 100,000 population in Binghamton, NY. The US average is 261.
Binghamton, NY Health Index
Air quality in Binghamton, NY is 83 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is based on ozone alert days and number of pollutants in the air, as reported by the EPA.
Water quality in Binghamton, NY is 100 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators.
Superfund index is 10 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts.
Binghamton Health SperlingViews
Time to move on: This area lost alot of income with the demise of IBM, but it was also polluted with its presence.
Now, impending gas drilling will take away what is left of the area... (read more)Long winters but overall a very nice place.: I spent a year in Binghamton 20 years ago and admittedly, I've only been back once, so I really can't speak for how it is today but I found it to be a very likeable... (read more)Economy and Employment: While Binghamton is charming to look at, with lots of old beautiful Victorian homes, finding gainful employment is somewhat of a challenge. Government county jobs are... (read more)Have an opinion about Binghamton? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Binghamton Click Here