Skaneateles, NY Profile: Facts & Data


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The Village of Skaneateles had a population of 2,521 as of July 1, 2018. Skaneateles ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Skaneateles is located at latitude 42.947 and longitude -76.4291 in Onondaga County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Skaneateles encompass a land area of 1.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.31 sq. miles. Onondaga County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 873 feet.

The Village of Skaneateles (GNIS ID: 2391137) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Skaneateles is located within Town of Skaneateles, a minor civil division (MCD) of Onondaga County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Skaneateles: SkaniĆ”:tares, Skeneatelas.

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Skaneateles, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,521
Population in Households 2,511
Population in Familes 2,084
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 1,783
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $104,188
Average Household Income $145,418
Per Capita Income $61,215


Total Housing Units 1,253 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 876 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 251 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 126 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $360,265
Average Home Value $556,079


Total Households 1,127
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 739
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.35% 0.24%
Households 0.36% 0.28%
Families 1.12% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.94%

Skaneateles, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Skaneateles to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 543 55th
Population Density # 460 62nd
Diversity Index # 1080 9th
Median Household Income # 233 81st
Per Capita Income # 137 89th

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