Skaneateles, New York

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Population in 2017: 2,482 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 1,185  (47.8%)
Females: 1,297  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

52.0 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 13152.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $83,049 (it was $57,083 in 2000)
Skaneateles:

$83,049
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $77,364 (it was $29,170 in 2000)

Skaneateles village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $339,494 (it was $163,800 in 2000)
Skaneateles:

$339,494
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $192,022; detached houses: $184,431; townhouses or other attached units: $175,316; in 2-unit structures: $219,953; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $393,127; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $459,806; mobile homes: $51,205

Median gross rent in 2017: $859.

March 2019 cost of living index in Skaneateles: 104.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.2%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 37.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 43.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Skaneateles, NY (2010)
    • 2,37797.0%White alone
    • 281.1%Hispanic
    • 210.9%Two or more races
    • 180.7%Asian alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.08%Black alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

Races in Skaneateles detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Skaneateles, New York as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Skaneateles is 829 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Skaneateles by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(79.0)
2
(78.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.1)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(77.2)
4
(154.1)
4
(154.7)
3
(117.6)
1
(39.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(121.8)
2
(81.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(121.9)
2
(80.7)
1
(40.1)
4
(160.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
47
(1,813)
10
(385.2)
18
(696.3)
9
(352.9)
7
(276.6)
3
(117.9)
6
(243.8)
4
(162.4)
8
(326.5)
6
(244.6)
31
(1,260)
37
(1,493)
17
(681.9)
12
(482.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)77.926.277.422.429.620.49.823.118.817.962.277.538.133.8

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City-data.com crime index in Skaneateles, NY

Crime rate in Skaneateles detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.40
New York average:

2.90
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Ancestries: Irish (27.3%), English (18.6%), Italian (8.0%), German (6.2%), Scottish (4.8%), Swedish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1833

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 1.43 square miles.

Population density: 1,733 people per square mile   (low).

Skaneateles, New York map

115 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe, 0.9% Asia, 0.8% Africa).

This village:

4.7%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $8,081 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $6,927 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Syracuse, NY (16.0 miles , pop. 147,306).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (61.7 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (196.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Sennett, NY (2.2 miles ),
Marcellus, NY (2.3 miles ),
Owasco, NY (2.3 miles ),
Melrose Park, NY (2.5 miles ),
Elbridge, NY (2.5 miles ),
Auburn, NY (2.6 miles ),
Jordan, NY (2.9 miles ),
Camillus, NY (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 42.95 N, Longitude: 76.43 W

Area code: 315

Distribution of median household income in Skaneateles, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Skaneateles, NY in 2017
Skaneateles satellite photo by USGS

Skaneateles tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $224,300
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $208,000
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $229,200
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $204,800
  • 2002: 22 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $347,100
  • 2004: 23 buildings, average cost: $278,800
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $37,800
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $307,600
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $353,600
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $424,800
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $281,100
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $298,400
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $231,500
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $447,000
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $497,500
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $387,300
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $370,700
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $1,369,400
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $476,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Skaneateles, NY residents
Average permit cost in Skaneateles, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Skaneateles, NY
Historical housing units in Skaneateles, NY
Most common industries in Skaneateles, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (20.8%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Construction (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (13.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (30.6%)
  • Health care (18.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.6%)
Most common occupations in Skaneateles, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Top executives (5.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Top executives (6.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.6%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.7%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.5%)
  • Registered nurses (9.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Top executives (4.3%)

Average climate in Skaneateles, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Skaneateles, New York average temperatures Skaneateles, New York average precipitation Skaneateles, New York humidity Skaneateles, New York wind speed Skaneateles, New York snowfall Skaneateles, New York sunshine Skaneateles, New York clear and cloudy days

Skaneateles, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.4. This is better than average.

City:

61.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.295. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.295
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.282. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.282
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.78. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.78
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Skaneateles-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Skaneateles village center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 20.6 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Skaneateles-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 125.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 172.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 226.8 miles away from Skaneateles center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 182.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 259.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Onondaga County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Skaneateles topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Skaneateles:

  • CAYUGA COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • UNIV DIALYSIS CTR @ AUBURN (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • AUBURN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • FINGER LAKES CENTER FOR LIVING (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • CAYUGA COUNTY CHHA (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • MERCY HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER N H INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; AUBURN, NY)
  • AUBURN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AUBURN, NY)

Airports located in Skaneateles:

Amtrak station near Skaneateles:

  • 17 miles: SYRACUSE (131 P & C PKWY.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Skaneateles:

  • Cayuga County Community College (about 6 miles; Auburn, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,141)
  • Onondaga Community College (about 13 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 8,920)
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (about 16 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Syracuse University (about 17 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 20,717)
  • Le Moyne College (about 19 miles; Syracuse, NY; FT enrollment: 3,041)
  • SUNY College at Cortland (about 28 miles; Cortland, NY; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 29 miles; Geneva, NY; FT enrollment: 2,476)

Public high school in Skaneateles:

Public elementary/middle schools in Skaneateles:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Hometown of author Paul K. Williams (born 6/10/1966), with 13 titles published by Arcadia Publishing (including Skaneateles Lake, 2002)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Skaneateles: Skaneateles Municipal Sewage Disposal Plant (A), Stella Maris Retreat House (B), Skaneateles Library (C), Skaneateles Creamery (D), Skaneateles Municipal Light And Pumping Station (E), Skaneateles Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Skaneateles include: Saint Mary's of the Lake Roman Catholic Church (A), Saint James Episcopal Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Skaneatles United Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Lakeview Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Arbor House Inn (41 Fennell Street), Blue Willow Inn (4423 State Street Rd), Aunt Louise's Lake House Bed and Breakfast (2498 E. Lake Road).

Birthplace of: Tom Scherrer - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 7/20/70), Morton S. Wilkinson.

Onondaga County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Skaneateles that have no violations reported:

  • MANDANA INN (Address: KOZIOL FAMILY RESTAURANT INC , Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JOELLES FRENCH BISTRO (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GRAMMIES PANTRY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.2 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

61.6%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

2.6%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Skaneateles in 2010:

  • 11 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
9 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Skaneateles (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, National Association: Skaneateles Branch at One East Genesee Street, branch established on 1986/12/08. Info updated 2011/06/13: Bank assets: $6,460.6 mil, Deposits: $4,840.4 mil, headquarters in Canton, NY, positive income, 175 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank System, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Skaneateles Downtown Branch at 33 East Genesee Street, branch established on 1866/04/16. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Skaneateles Branch at 32 Jordan Street, branch established on 1975/02/10. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp

For population 15 years and over in Skaneateles:

Marital status in Skaneateles, NY
  • Never married: 14.6%
  • Now married: 61.8%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Skaneateles:

  • High school or higher: 99.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 65.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 32.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Skaneateles
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Skaneateles, NY (based on Onondaga County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic163,48859
Mainline Protestant42,255129
Evangelical Protestant25,349137
Other18,56934
Black Protestant5,69028
Orthodox4,15212
None207,523-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 116
This county:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 49
This county:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 124
Onondaga County:

2.74 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 370
Onondaga County:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Onondaga County:

7.9%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.3%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Onondaga County:

13.7%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Skaneateles:

63.5%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Skaneateles:

65.7%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.4
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

15.7%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.8%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Skaneateles:

7.2
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

67.9%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Skaneateles:

81.8%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Skaneateles, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 4$17,694$53,0820$0
Financial Administration 3$9,394$37,5760$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,422$68,5328$6,178
Police Protection - Officers 2$10,993$65,95810$13,946
Electric Power 2$12,942$77,6520$0
Sewerage 1$4,686$56,2320$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 5$42
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$67,131$57,54123$20,166

Skaneateles government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $471,000 ($189.77)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,556,000 ($626.91)
    General - Other: $843,000 ($339.65)
    Water Utilities: $729,000 ($293.71)
    Regular Highways: $714,000 ($287.67)
    Sewerage: $457,000 ($184.13)
    Police Protection: $428,000 ($172.44)
    Local Fire Protection: $169,000 ($68.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $114,000 ($45.93)
    Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($39.48)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $68,000 ($27.40)
    General Public Buildings: $24,000 ($9.67)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $23,000 ($9.27)
    Parking Facilities: $19,000 ($7.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($4.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000 ($21.76)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $13,000 ($5.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $84,000 ($33.84)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($13.30)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($1.61)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($0.81)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,186,000 ($477.84)

Skaneateles government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $439,000 ($176.87)
    Parking Facilities: $149,000 ($60.03)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $37,000 ($14.91)
    Other: $15,000 ($6.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $373,000 ($150.28)
    General Local Government Support: $161,000 ($64.87)
    Sewerage: $32,000 ($12.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $854,000 ($344.08)
    General Revenue - Other: $204,000 ($82.19)
    Rents: $154,000 ($62.05)
    Fines and Forfeits: $19,000 ($7.66)
    Donations From Private Sources: $12,000 ($4.83)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($2.42)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,603,000 ($645.85)
    Water Utilities: $383,000 ($154.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $29,000 ($11.68)
    General Local Government Support: $22,000 ($8.86)
    Other: $5,000 ($2.01)
  • Tax - Property: $1,401,000 ($564.46)
    Other License: $69,000 ($27.80)
    Public Utilities Sales: $56,000 ($22.56)

Skaneateles government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,720,000 ($692.99)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,445,000 ($582.19)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $275,000 ($110.80)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $1,200,000 ($483.48)
    Beginning: $400,000 ($161.16)

Skaneateles government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $249,000 ($100.32)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,376,000 ($1763.09)

3.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,364 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
New York average:

4.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($388 average AGI)
Onondaga County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oswego County, NY  0.47% ($40,574 average AGI)
from Madison County, NY  0.24% ($52,013)
from Cayuga County, NY  0.20% ($46,292)


4.62% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($98,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
New York average:

5.85%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($336 average AGI)
Onondaga County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oswego County, NY  0.42% ($38,617 average AGI)
to Madison County, NY  0.24% ($53,865)
to Cayuga County, NY  0.17% ($42,763)
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Strongest AM radio stations in Skaneateles:

  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWLF (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: WOLF RADIO, INC)
  • WNSS (1260 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDCW (1390 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFBL (1050 AM; 3 kW; BALDWINSVILLE, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAUB (1590 AM; 1 kW; AUBURN, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSIV (1540 AM; 3 kW; E. SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CRAM COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • WHCU (870 AM; 5 kW; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Skaneateles:

  • WMHR (102.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: MARS HILL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W251AK (98.1 FM; NEDROW, NY; Owner: PATHWAY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WYYY (94.5 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCNY-FM (91.3 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: THE PUB. B/C COUNC. OF CEN. NY, INC.)
  • W278AH (103.5 FM; SYRACUSE, JAMESVILLE, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES, INC.)
  • WNTQ (93.1 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWHT (107.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZUN (102.1 FM; PHOENIX, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WBBS (104.7 FM; FULTON, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTI (105.9 FM; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDWN (89.1 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CAYUGA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE)
  • WXHC (101.5 FM; HOMER, NY; Owner: EVES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W251AJ (98.1 FM; MELROSE PARK, NY; Owner: FMX BROADCASTING)
  • WYXL (97.3 FM; ITHACA, NY; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLLW (99.3 FM; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIII (99.9 FM; CORTLAND, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSEN-FM (92.1 FM; BALDWINSVILLE, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAQX-FM (95.7 FM; MANLIUS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNYR-FM (98.5 FM; WATERLOO, NY; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Skaneateles:

  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSTM-TV (Channel 3; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSTM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WNYS-TV (Channel 43; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RKM MEDIA, INC.)
  • WIXT-TV (Channel 9; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CENTRAL NY NEWS, INC.)
  • WTVH (Channel 5; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WTVH LICENSE, INC.)
  • W48AO (Channel 48; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • W54AK (Channel 54; AUBURN, NY; Owner: SONNY PERSAD)
  • W11BP (Channel 11; SYRACUSE, ETC., NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WSPX-TV (Channel 56; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PAXSON SYRACUSE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVU-LP (Channel 22; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W51BA (Channel 51; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WOBX-LP (Channel 35; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: METRO TV, INC.)
  • WBLZ-LP (Channel 13; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WSTQ-LP (Channel 14; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: FEDERAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMBO-LP (Channel 60; SYRACUSE, ETC., NY; Owner: METRO TV, INC.)
  • W30AJ (Channel 30; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: JOHN MESTER INCOME FAMILY TRUST)
  • WNDR-LP (Channel 18; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: METRO TV, INC.)
  • W40BJ (Channel 40; DEWITT, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W38CY (Channel 38; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Skaneateles: Irwin Shepard, William H. H. Crosier.

Skaneateles fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Skaneateles fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 9.6mTotal length
  • $6,343,000Total costs
  • 23,485Total average daily traffic
  • 1,346Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,794Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 30. The highest number of reported fires - 64 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Skaneateles, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (71.9%), and Outside Fires (17.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Skaneateles, NY
    • 36471.9%Structure Fires
    • 8617.0%Outside Fires
    • 305.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 265.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Skaneateles, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Skaneateles, NY
  • 84.2%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Skaneateles, NY
  • 50.3%Utility gas
  • 40.6%Electricity
  • 6.5%Other fuel
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Skaneateles compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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Total of 290 patent applications in 2008-2020.