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Lansing is a village in Tompkins County, in the Ithaca metro area.
The community was named after John Lansing, judge.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Lansing. For links to other places called Lansing, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Lansing is 42.484N. The longitude is -76.48W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 928 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,474.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Lansing demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Tompkins County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14850 ZIP code.
10% of Lansing residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lansing ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lansing was $29,047, compared with $21,587 nationally.
75% of Lansing residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Lansing, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $628. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,928.
Tompkins County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lansing political report.
The average commute time for Lansing workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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