Starting a Marble Slab Creamery franchise in a new location can give potential franchisee candidates the opportunity to explore new options for places to live. New York State offers a plethora of different types of cities and towns that can suit nearly any franchisee’s dream lifestyle. Many of the smaller towns and cities are also in close proximity to larger metropolitan areas, so franchisees can choose to live in a more remote area while commuting to a larger city for work.
New York State Locations
With a population of almost 30,000, Mamaroneck is a medium-sized city known for its small town feel and extremely low crime rate. The city was home to Norman Rockwell, and is known for exuding much of the charm expressed in his famous paintings. Mamaroneck was ranked number one of the top ten best places to live in New York State in 2014 by Movoto. Mamaroneck is also located only 25 miles away from Manhattan, so franchisees choosing to settle down in Mamaroneck could easily open a franchise in either Manhattan or Mamaroneck. In addition to business opportunities, Manhattan offers city residents a fantastic place to take a day trip or weekend excursion.
Located in southern New York, Stony Point is most well known for its role in the Revolutionary War. Boasting many historical points of interest, scores of tourists visit Stony Point each year. As of the 2010 census, the population of Stony Point was about 15,000. In addition to visiting historical sites, area residents can also find entertainment on the Hudson River or at the town’s Penguin Rep theatre. The theatre has received acclaim from the New York Times for its bold performances.
Historical points of interest in Stony Point include:
- The Washington Wayne Lookout
- The Stony Point Lighthouse, the oldest lighthouse in the Hudson Valley
- Buckberg Mountain
- Stony Point Battlefield
- Wilson H. Young Memorial Bridge
- Site of the King’s Ferry
As the second most populous city in New York State with about 261,310 residents, Buffalo offers franchisees a bustling metropolitan area to live and work in. Franchisees can find entertainment watching one of the city’s two professional sports teams play, visiting Niagara Falls, or attending one of the city’s many festivals throughout the year. Additionally, Buffalo has many renowned architectural sites. The city was also named one of the top mid-sized cities for art. For nature lovers, there are over 20 parks to enjoy throughout Buffalo.