Locating or expanding in Broome County will not only provide business success, but help you achieve the ideal work-life balance

Why Live In Broome County


The commute

The average commuting time is 20 minutes or less, which can take you from one of our quaint rural towns to the center of Downtown Binghamton


The Crossroads

With major highway systems intersecting in Binghamton, the area has become known as the crossroads of the Southern Tier

The Cuisine

Broome County cuisine offers a great variety, from upscale, international, breweries, casual, hearty, or just a really good burger joint…we got it all


Top Ranked Schools

Our K-12 system along with our higher education, include top-ranked schools in New York and the United States


Industry Leaders

Our core industry sectors include Construction & Skilled Trades, Health Care, Education, Information Tech, Advanced Manufacturing, and Transportation & Distribution.

Cost of Living Analysis

Binghamton NYC NYS National Avg
Rent 72 134 N/A 100
Housing 56 236 149 100
Transportation 109 149 111 100
Groceries 105 128 105 100
Commute 18 mins N/A N/A 100
Utilities 79 127 118 100
Healthcare 100 115 99 100
Goods & Services 100 148 110 100
Total 86 167 120 100

Quick Facts

Estimates based on the US Census


Median Income

Median Home Value

Median Gross Rent

Looking for a home or rental: Greater Binghamton Association of Realtors
Relocating: Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce
Community Resources: United Way of Broome County
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