Grow Upstate

Schoharie County’s ideal Upstate New York location, educated workforce and classic small-town culture cultivate fertile ground for business to grow.

Convenient routes and numerous transportation options reveal surprising proximity to major markets. Nearby colleges create unique opportunities for collaboration and recruitment. A low cost of living and exceptional rural beauty make it easy to call Schoharie County home.

Grow Schoharie County helps new businesses find the right resources, incentives and location to get started. The Grow Team also commits its free guidance and services to helping existing commerce flourish.

Find out why to do business here, how to take advantage of resources and incentives, what property is available and who we are as the Schoharie County community.


Howe Caverns
Howes Cave, NY
A new era began for Howe Caverns on April 19, 2007 when the 220 shareholders of Howe Caverns, Inc. sold the company to two local men, Charles M. Wright and Emil J. Galasso.
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The Schoharie County Grow Team is here to assist you in all areas of business planning and relocation. Our goal is to aid in eliminating the red tape to get your business operational as quickly as possible.
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Total Population 32,749
Median Age 40.9
Total # of Households 12,349
Total School Enrollment 8,400
Median Home Cost  $133,400
Median Income $48,640
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