Place:Big Flats, Chemung, New York, United States

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NameBig Flats
TypeTown
Coordinates42.133°N 76.933°W
Located inChemung, New York, United States
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Big Flats is a town in Chemung County, New York, United States. The population was 7,731 at the 2010 census.

The Town of Big Flats is on the west border of the county, west of Elmira, New York. It is part of the "Elmira, New York Metropolitan Statistical Area". The town also contains a hamlet named Big Flats.

History

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The Town of Big Flats, which had formerly been called "Great Plains", was organized in 1822 from the Town of Elmira.

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