map of NY with three counties highlighted

The Southern Finger Lakes Region of New York is made up of nearly 1,400 square miles and populated by more than 200,000 residents. Featuring agricultural communities, picturesque small towns, small cities, busy lake communities, and more, the area boasts natural beauty and accessibility to and from neighboring upstate urban centers. Quality of life is high and cost of living is low. Dotted with top colleges and universities, a series of outstanding public school districts, and a growing transportation infrastructure, this area is accessible and welcoming to people of all backgrounds, ages, and lifestyles.

Steuben County

Steuben County mapPopulation
98,990

County Seat
Bath, NY

Largest City
Corning, NY

Largest employer
Corning Inc.

Transportation
Steuben County is easily accessible via I-86, which runs east/west through Bath and Corning. The Elmira-Corning Regional Airport is located in Chemung County.

Chemung County

Chemung County map

Population
88,830

County Seat
Elmira, NY

Largest City
Elmira, NY

Largest employer
Arnot Health

Transportation
Chemung County is easily accessible via I-86, which runs east/west through Elmira. The Elmira-Corning Regional Airport is located nearby.

Schuyler County

Schuyler County map

Population
18,343

County Seat
Watkins Glen, NY

Largest Village
Watkins Glen

Largest employer
Schuyler Hospital

Transportation
Schuyler County is accessible via several major highways that connect it to I-86 and I-90 to the south and north respectively.