Living Here

Why Cortland County?

Why not? It offers the best in small town living with easy access to some of the nation’s top metro centers. Consider:

  • An exceptional public education system that produces more high school and college graduates than both the state and national averages
  • A cost of living that is lower than the state and national averages
  • Easy commutes
  • Quality healthcare
  • Low crime rates, meaning there’s no need to worry about the safety of your family and your business
  • A four-season climate that that affords our residents the very best in outdoor recreational opportunities as well as dependable weather patterns largely free of extreme weather events experienced elsewhere.

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