The City of Oneonta ranked in the middle on a list of the most affordable cities in New York. The ranking by Homesnacks.net places Oneonta 79th out of 164 cities on the list of most expensive places to live. It also ranked as 24th in the Best Cities for Singles in New York and #87 on the worst places to live in New York State. The most expensive place was Kaser which is in Rockland County and the least expensive was Ilion.