The Corning-Painted Post area has a population of approximately 30,000. A unique blend of outdoor recreation, cultural institutions, technology and small-town living makes for a relaxed lifestyle in which distances are short, people are friendly and opportunities are plentiful. Many highly educated professionals from diverse backgrounds add zest, variety and an international flavor to the stable community of life-long residents.
City of Corning
The City of Corning is nestled along the banks of the Chemung River. Home to upscale shops and restaurants, historic Market Street is the venue for many community events and gatherings. Corning Incorporated, the region's largest employer and a Fortune 500 corporation, maintains its world headquarters in the small community where it began more than 150 years ago.
A smaller town with its own vibrant community, Painted Post is host to newly built homes and residential communities in nearby Erwin. Painted Post's Colonial Days parade and celebration is a popular annual event for residents and visitors alike.
Finger Lakes Region
A beautiful tourist destination, the Finger Lakes region boasts sparkling lakes and award-winning regional wineries. Downhill and cross-country skiing facilities are nearby, as are fair-weather activities such as water sports, golf, hunting, fishing and camping.
Residents of the Corning-Painted Post community enjoy a myriad of cultural opportunities, many of them geared toward students and families. Access to museums, arts centers and performances, and the cultural benefits of nearby colleges and universities are part of the regional lifestyle mix.