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About Chemung and Steuben Counties, NY

The Elmira-Horseheads-Corning area incorporates Chemung and Steuben counties. The median sale price for homes in 2008 was $80,000.00 for Chemung County and $83,000 for Steuben County.

Chemung and Steuben Counties’ economy does not depend on a single dominant industry, but includes a broad spectrum of diversified businesses.

Major manufacturing firms include Corning Inc., Dresser Rand, Phillips, Anchor Glass Container Corporation, Corning Incorporated, Eaton Corporation, Emhart Glass Manufacturing Inc., Hardinge Inc., F.M.Howell & Company, Imaging and Sensing Technology Corporation, Kennedy Valve, Synthes, Schweizer/Sikorsky, and Vulcraft.

The Elmira-Corning Regional Airport is located off of I86 and is home to a corporate park which includes the following businesses: IST, Orthstar, Inc., Silicon Carbide Products, Inc., Corning Community College's Automotive Technology Center, Hunt Engineers Architects and Land Surveyors, X-Gen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Fortuna Energy, Inc.

The Elmira-Horseheads-Corning area is located in a river valley bordered by rolling hills, streams and lakes. Living in this area combines the benefits of small-town living with the advantages of city life. Tourist attractions include the Finger Lakes; Keuka, Seneca and Cayuga lakes. Dozens of wineries are located along the lakes and wine making is an important local industry.

Weather in Cooper

The average high temperatures in Cooper range from 30 in January to 78 in July

Average home income in Cooper

The average household income of a Cooper resident is $78,822 with an average home value of $256,298

Population of Cooper

Cooper has 5,390 residents.

Home ownership in Cooper

The average level of home ownership in Cooper is 73%.

Education breakdown of Cooper

Education levels of residents of Cooper include: highschool 24%, associate 11%, bachelor 22%, graduate 18%.

Households in Cooper

Cooper has 2,354 homes, built on average 60 years ago.