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Syracuse, located in the heart of New York State, offers a unique blend of charm, culture and character. With an average commute time of 11 minutes and unparalleled affordability, in Syracuse not only can you live your dream, but have the time to do so. Discover Syracuse and see why Places Rated Almanac ranked Greater Syracuse 32nd out of the 354 best places to live in the United States and Canada.
While no upstanding Syracusan will deny the fact we record a little snowfall, we do still have four seasons; tulips bloom for Mother’s Day, air conditioning is used heavily on July 4th and if you’re lucky, leaves will be the only thing piled high on the ground for Halloween. For those of you who have not experienced lake effect, we promise that it’s a better thrill than any dusting out there. Check out what the weather is doing right now.
The Great Outdoors
For the outdoor enthusiast, CNY offers an abundance of hiking, mountain bike, cross-country skiing and snowmobile trails, ski slopes, golf courses, state and local parks and swimming and fishing holes. For more information on any number of parks check out New York State Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation including the famous Adirondacks.
To accommodate the cultural partaker, Syracuse has numerous professional and community theatre groups, including Syracuse Stage, an opera, many lecture series, book clubs and poetry groups, the I. M. Pei-designed Everson Museum, an IMAX Theatre inside The Museum of Science and Technology (MOST), The Rosamond Gifford Zoo (complete with tigers), a historical society, designer cafes, dessert shops and a great local music scene laden with restaurants and taverns in the restored Armory Square District. For the latest news Syracuse.com is your one-stop hub. To learn about the rich history of Central New York, check out this historical account.
Home of the 2003 NCAA National Champions, Syracuse University provides exciting Division I hoops, football and lacrosse. AAA Baseball and professional hockey will be sure to fill the hearts and minds of even the most avid sport fan.
Attention all shoppers and mall walkers! Destiny USA along with numerous other covered shopping venues and the Prime Outlet Malls to satisfy your shopping habits. For general commerce information, visit Center State CEO.
For festival-goers, in addition to the Great New York State Fair, we have a festival for everything! Renaissance Fest, Jazz Fest, Winter Fest, Blues Fest, Balloon Fest, Apple Fest, Harbor Fest, Garlic Fest; you name it and we have a festival for it.
For those seeking higher education, the city and surrounding counties have an extensive private, state and county educational network with more than 44 colleges and universities in the CNY area including: (this list is not comprehensive and is in no particular order) Syracuse University, Le Moyne College, Cornell University, Cazenovia College, Clarkson University, Ithaca College, Colgate University, Hamilton College, SUNY Environmental Science & Forestry, Onondaga Community College, SUNY Oswego, SUNY Geneseo and the Boards of Cooperative Education Services (BOCES).
Rated “one of the best places to raise a family” by Money and Parenting Magazine, Syracuse and the CNY area also have excellent schools for your children. With a low student-to-teacher ratio, your children will receive the attention they deserve to make sure they succeed. Both the Fayetteville-Manlius and Skaneateles School Districts, located in Greater Syracuse, have some of the highest test scores and rates of graduates continuing on to college in the nation. Additionally, the Syracuse City School District has a partnership with Onondaga Community College where students can not only graduate with a high school diploma, but an Associate’s Degree.
In addition to all Syracuse has to offer, its strategic location within the state provides easy access to a number of destinations. Here are the popular places that can be reached within a five-hour trek. For directions, be sure to visit Google Maps.
|To The North: Lake Ontario, the 1000 Islands, the Adirondacks, Kingston, Ottawa and Montreal
||To The East: Albany, New York City, Boston
|To The South: Ithaca, Trenton, Philadelphia, Harrisburg, Pittsburgh
||To The West: Rochester, the Finger Lakes, Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Toronto, Cleveland