Skaneateles

Skaneateles, NY is a picturesque village with a rich history, a beautiful lake, and a vibrant downtown. Whether you're a visitor or a resident, there's always something to do in Skaneateles. From boating on the lake to browsing the shops downtown, Skaneateles offers a unique and charming experience that's hard to find anywhere else.

Overview for Skaneateles, NY

7,841 people live in Skaneateles, where the median age is 52.2 and the average individual income is $61,971. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,841

Total Population

52.2 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$61,971

Average individual Income

Schools in Skaneateles, NY

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The following schools are within or nearby Skaneateles. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Name
Category
Grades
School rating
State Street Intermediate School
PUBLIC
3rd - 5th
4/5
Waterman Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
Skaneateles Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Skaneateles Senior High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5

Demographics and Employment Data for Skaneateles, NY

Skaneateles has 3,401 households, with an average household size of 2.29. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Skaneateles do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,841 people call Skaneateles home. The population density is 121.17 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,841

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

52.2

Median Age

50.54 / 49.46%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
3,401

Total Households

2.29

Average Household Size

$61,971

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Single
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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Welcome to Skaneateles, NY

Known for its pristine lake, historic architecture, and vibrant downtown, Skaneateles, NY is a popular tourist destination and a beloved hometown for its residents. Located in the Fingerlakes region of Central NY, Skaneateles Lake is a glacial lake that stretches over 16 miles and is known for its crystal-clear waters. The lake is a popular spot for boating, fishing, and swimming, and its surrounding hills are home to several hiking trails. The village is also home to the Skaneateles Marina, which offers boat rentals and tours of the lake.

 

 

History and Architecture

Skaneateles was founded in the late 18th century, and many of its buildings date back to the early 19th century. The village is home to several historic landmarks, including the Sherwood Inn and the Krebs, both of which have been operating for over a century. The architecture of Skaneateles is a mix of styles, with Greek Revival and Italianate buildings standing alongside charming Victorian homes.

 

 

Downtown Skaneateles

The downtown area of Skaneateles is filled with boutique shops, restaurants, and galleries. Many of these businesses are housed in historic buildings, giving the area a charming and quaint feel. In the summer, the village hosts a weekly farmers market and several festivals, including the Skaneateles Antique and Classic Boat Show. Whether you're a visitor or a resident, there's always something to do in Skaneateles. From boating on the lake to browsing the shops downtown, Skaneateles offers a unique and charming experience that's hard to find anywhere else.

 

 

 

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