Here Are The 11 Cheapest Yet Great Places To Live In New York

We already know that the Empire State is an amazing place to call home, but if you’re looking to see what areas of our state are the most affordable to live in then this list is for you. Thanks to the folks over at, the ranking site put together a list of places in our state that have the lowest costs of living according to consumer price index and housing-to-income rates – using data from the U.S. Census.

After looking at Niche’s rankings, we compiled our own list of places that we feel are the best of the best to set your roots down in. Keep reading to see what villages, towns, and cities came out on top.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:

Are you surprised to see any of these locations make our list? To discover more charming places around the Empire State, read about The Unique Village In New York Where Time Stands Still!