Demographics 
southern tier 

The Southern Tier provides easy access to cosmopolitan NYC as well as numerous outdoor recreation opportunities. The Southern Tier region extends along the Pennsylvania border from the Catskill Mountains to the east and the Allegany Forest to the west. Featuring rolling hills, flowing rivers, and lush green valleys, the area is a beautiful place to live and work.

The region’s strategic location provides easy access to major markets within New England, the Mid-Atlantic, and the entire Eastern seaboard. Close proximity to New York City adds a cosmopolitan flair to this region, while the nearby Finger Lakes region offers breathtaking scenery, recreation opportunities and winery tours. Outdoor sports enthusiasts enjoy fishing, hunting, camping, and boating along the Susquehanna River. Golf fans can hit the links on one of many challenging golf courses, or be a spectator at the PGA’s Dick's Sporting Goods Championship Tour in Broome County or the LPGA’s Corning Classic in Steuben County. Racing fans can catch NASCAR action at Watkins Glen. Hiking trails are plentiful in this region that retains its forested, rural character.

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