Syracuse, New York 

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Population

144,405

-0.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Best Places to Live in Syracuse, New York

Mid-sized city - North-central New York, 35 miles southeast of Lake Ontario’s eastern shore
Pros
-Nearby recreation
-College-town amenities
-Central location
Cons
-Winter climate
-Economy
-Entertainment

Local Listings in Syracuse, NY
 $94,500 
111 Claire Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2014 SqFt
 $94,500 
111 Claire Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2014 SqFt
 $92,000 
635 Helen St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1392 SqFt
 $76,568 
138 Norwood Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 1.5 | 1472 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Syracuse Metro Area

Syracuse is located along the old Erie Canal adjacent to the well-known Finger Lakes region. It is a commercial and transportation center at the crossroads of major north-south and east-west routes. Large industries once took advantage of the area’s clean water and strategic location, but the decline of the manufacturing base has hurt the area and it faces difficulties attracting jobs, and for that matter, new residents to town.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New York
County: Onondaga County
Metro Area: Syracuse Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Syracuse
Zip Codes: 13210, 13208, 13204, 13205, 13203, 13206, 13207, 13224, 13202, 13290, 10 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 408 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Syracuse is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Syracuse jobs have increased by 0.54%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Syracuse's cost of living is 17.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Syracuse's Cost of Living

VOTING
Onondaga county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Syracuse's population is 144,405 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.23%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Syracuse is $85,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.61%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Syracuse

SCHOOLS
Syracuse public schools spend $21,383 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.5 students per teacher in Syracuse. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Syracuse

It's a good time to buy in Syracuse. Home Appreciation is up 6.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Syracuse Real Estate or Find top agents in Syracuse

The median home price in Syracuse is $85,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Syracuse   54 Reviews
It's "ok" to live in Syracuse - 1/8/2019
Another review for more living details Dining - there are a few good restaurants like everywhere else and there are many good Italian places. Other than that the... Read More

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Overall a nice place - 1/3/2019
I've lived here for 3 years and I like it most of time though hate it sometimes. It's a convenient city with a lot of things to do within driving distance. By 2... Read More

The city needs some help - 6/23/2018
There are pros to living in the Syracuse area- the cost of living is relatively cheap (compared to the rest of the Northeast) although the sales and property taxes are... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SYRACUSE, NEW YORK
13210, 13208, 13204, 13205, 13203, 13206, 13207, 13224, 13202, 13290, 10 total

NEW LISTINGS IN SYRACUSE NY
$94,500
111 Claire Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$92,000
635 Helen St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$76,568
138 Norwood Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 1.5 |

$97,000
146 Burns Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$95,900
117 Hensberry Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$99,000
212 Sedgwick St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

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