So Much to See and Do in Any Season
Nearby Bradford Regional Airport connects to 88 domestic and 42 international cities.
Proximity to Major Markets
Erie, PA is 2 hours away
Pittsburgh, PA is 3.5 hours away
Cleveland, OH is 4 hours away
Harrisburg, PA is 4 hours away
Philadelphia, PA is 5 hours away
New York City, NY is 5.5 hours away
Buffalo, NY is 2 hours away
Toronto, Ont., Canada is 4 hours away
In addition to several Chambers of Commerce, networking opportunities are offered by the Rotary Club, Lions Club, Artists & Artisans Guild, and many social and civic organizations.
McKean County has an agenda for business climate improvement and economic stimulation. It is actively seeking to attract entrepreneurs as well as established firms into the area. Lines of communication between business, government and community are always open.
The area’s K-12 schools have excellent academic programs, quality teachers and administration, and a variety of sports teams.
McKean County offers a wide selection of housing that is affordable at all levels. Property taxes are up to 40% less than in metropolitan areas.
A network of community and regional healthcare facilities offer medical services to more than 160,000 individuals in Southwestern New York and Northwestern Pennsylvania. Bradford Regional Medical Center offers specialty programs and services to patients in communities throughout the region. BRMC is part of the Upper Allegheny Health System (UAHS), which includes Olean General Hospital (OGH) in Olean, New York, a 186-bed acute care hospital.
The region supports active lifestyles with extensive land and water trail system for hiking, biking, canoeing & kayaking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and equestrian activities. Motor sports include snowmobiling and ATVing. Area lakes and streams are amply stocked.
In addition to its scenic beauty and recreational assets, McKean County top rated nationally for pure water and pure air – important considerations for attracting today’s health-minded employees into the region.