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Otsego Now (County of Otsego IDA)

189 Main St, Suite 500
Oneonta, NY 13820
P: +1 607-267-4010

Transit Programs

Oneonta Public Transit (OPT) traverses the County

Daily Commute

Average commutes are very short, most under 30 minutes, and unlike many city and suburban commutes, commuters here are never stuck in traffic.

Highway

Interstate 88 lies along the southern end of the County and connects us to Binghamton and Albany

County Route 20 runs along our northern border and connects Otsego County east and west

Just north of the County is Interstate 90

Route 28 is the principle north/south route connecting Oneonta to Cooperstown and RIchfield Springs

Rail

Norfolk Southern rail runs through Oneonta and several businesses have rail sidings

Airports

The Oneonta Municipal Airport is a small but expanding airport for private plane use


Data Name Value Percent
Mean travel time to work 22 minutes
Commuters by Travel Time to Work
Under 10 minutes 5,929 22.80%
10 to 14 minutes 4,057 15.60%
15 to 19 minutes 3,518 13.53%
20 to 24 minutes 3,419 13.15%
25 to 29 minutes 1,884 7.25%
30 to 34 minutes 3,230 12.42%
35 to 44 minutes 1,247 4.80%
45 to 59 minutes 1,414 5.44%
60 or more minutes 1,305 5.02%
Commuters by Mode
Car, truck, or van — drove alone 20,007 72.19%
Car, truck, or van — carpooled 2,627 9.48%
Public transportation (excluding taxicab) 510 1.84%
Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means 224 0.81%
Bicycle 129 0.47%
Walked 2,506 9.04%
Worked at home 1,711 6.17%
Distance to Nearest Major Airport from County Population Centroid
Otsego County, NY
(Greater Binghamton/Edwin A Link Field)
72 mi
Data Name Value
Railroads
Has Class I rail? Yes
Class II and/or III lines present? No
Intermodal transport lines present? Yes
Double stack lines present? Yes
Rail Operators 2
Name
Canadian Pacific Railway Company
Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Major Ports (within area + 100 mile radius)  
Albany, NY
Data Name Value
Total Tonnage 9,603,643
Domestic Tonnage 8,426,494
Total Foreign Tonnage 1,177,149
Foreign Imports Tonnage 860,304
Foreign Exports Tonnage 316,845
Post-Panamax Ready? No
Data Name Value
Major (within area + 100 mile radius)
Albany Intl
Data Name Value
Location ID ALB
Number of passengers 2,772,008
Freight 44,373,397 lbs
Mail 1,221 lbs
Runway length 8,500 ft (2,591 m)
Greater Binghamton/Edwin A Link Field
Data Name Value
Location ID BGM
Number of passengers 136,061
Freight 896 lbs
Mail 2 lbs
Runway length 7,304 ft (2,226 m)
Ithaca Tompkins Rgnl
Data Name Value
Location ID ITH
Number of passengers 178,273
Freight 9,348 lbs
Mail 28 lbs
Runway length 6,977 ft (2,127 m)
Syracuse Hancock Intl
Data Name Value
Location ID SYR
Number of passengers 1,969,706
Freight 93,910,136 lbs
Mail 1,814,591 lbs
Runway length 9,003 ft (2,744 m)
Regional (within area + 100 mile radius)
Griffiss Intl
Data Name Value
Location ID RME
Number of passengers 39
Freight 73,581 lbs
Mail 0 lbs
Runway length 11,821 ft (3,603 m)
Sullivan County Intl
Data Name Value
Location ID MSV
Number of passengers 1
Freight 0 lbs
Mail 0 lbs
Runway length 6,298 ft (1,920 m)
General Aviation (within area + 50 mile radius)
Cooperstown-Westville
Data Name Value
Runway length 2,337 ft (712 m)
Frankfort-Highland
Data Name Value
Runway length 2,750 ft (838 m)
Hamilton Muni
Data Name Value
Runway length 5,314 ft (1,620 m)
Lt Warren Eaton
Data Name Value
Runway length 4,727 ft (1,441 m)
Oneonta Muni
Data Name Value
Runway length 4,200 ft (1,280 m)
Sharon
Data Name Value
Runway length 2,570 ft (783 m)
Sidney Muni
Data Name Value
Runway length 4,201 ft (1,280 m)