Syracuse, New York

Population 144,161

Syracuse is located in Onondaga County, NY. The population is 144,161, making Syracuse the largest city in Onondaga County and the 5th largest city in the state of New York.

There are 49 public schools in Syracuse with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Syracuse is high , and there are 563 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Syracuse is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Syracuse property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Syracuse include Lyncourt, Solvay and Galeville.

Syracuse Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 17.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 27.6%

Crime Rate

36.52% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 395
  • Violent Crimes: 793
  • Robbery: 173
  • Burglary: 597
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

59.64% Higher than national avg.
  • 563 offenders in Syracuse
  • 39.05 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

730 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 5
  • Registered Polluters: 35
  • Superfunds: 28
  • Tanks & Spills: 662

Unemployment

Very High 5.5%
  • New York unemployment average: 4.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Crime view details

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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216 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Syracuse, NY issued 216 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 216 permits, 15 were issued for single family homes and 201 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Syracuse, NY issued 84 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 84 permits, 6 were issued for single family homes and 78 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $704
  • 1 Bedroom: $791
  • 2 Bedrooms: $981
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,218
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,411

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Environmental Hazards

730 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Syracuse, NY has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Syracuse, NY is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.64 Average
    Syracuse, NY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 25.38°
  • February 26.6°
  • March 36.8°
  • April 48.82°
  • May 59.79°
  • June 67.86°
  • July 72.91°
  • August 70.85°
  • September 63.77°
  • October 52.25°
  • November 41.12°
  • December 29.25°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Syracuse, NY

Earthquakes
Syracuse, NY has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Syracuse, NY has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Syracuse, NY has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Syracuse, NY has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Syracuse, NY: $33,695

Unemployment

Unemployment in Syracuse is 5.5%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.9% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 37.75%
White Collar - 62.25%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  • Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand
  • Sen. Charles E. Schumer

City Representatives

  • John Katko

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

55 FCC Towers view all