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Breesport, New York
Hamlet & CDP
Country United States
State New York
County Chemung County
Town Horseheads
Area
 • Total 1.640 sq mi (4.25 km2)
 • Land 1.628 sq mi (4.22 km2)
 • Water 0.012 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 1,099 ft (335 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 626
 • Density 382/sq mi (147/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 14816
Area code 607
FIPS code 36-08004
GNIS feature ID 944682

Breesport is a hamlet and census-designated place in the town of Horseheads in Chemung County, New York, United States. The population was 626 at the 2010 census.

It is the home of the Twin Tiers Christian Academy.

Geography

Breesport is located on the eastern side of the town of Horseheads at 42°10′24″N 076°44′02″W / 42.17333°N 76.73389°W / 42.17333; -76.73389 (42.173408, -76.733841). Its elevation is 1,099 feet (335 m). Its eastern edge is the border between Horseheads and the town of Erin. New York State Route 223 passes through the center of Breesport, leading west 3 miles (5 km) to NY-13 near the village of Horseheads and east 3.5 miles (5.6 km) to Erin.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Breesport has a total area of 1.640 square miles (4.25 km2), of which 1.628 square miles (4.22 km2) is land and 0.012 square miles (0.03 km2) is water.



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