|About Our Community|
The 48-square-mile suburban district has a resident population of more than 22,000 and encompasses the Villages of East Syracuse and Minoa. As part of Central New York's four-season region, the district is minutes from the City of Syracuse's downtown amenities.
The area boasts of more than 44 universities and colleges offering professional and cultural opportunities, including Syracuse University, SUNY ESF, Le Moyne College and Onondaga Community College. Recreation opportunities abound with more than 50 state and county parks and 40 golf courses.
A strong, supportive business presence with Bristol Myers-Squibb, CORE Federal Credit Union, Siemens and others provides numerous career opportunities. Culturally, the nationally renowned Everson Museum of Art is among the museums and galleries, as is the Museum of Science and Technology. The Syracuse Opera serves the area musically, while Syracuse Stage leads the list of theatrical offerings.
The Carrier Dome, home to Syracuse University athletics, is the only domed stadium in the Northeast. The sports scene also includes the Minor League Baseball Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs, the American Hockey League’s Syracuse Crunch and Major Indoor Soccer League’s Syracuse Silver Knights.