Syracuse, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Syracuse, New York Info Snack

Population
142,553
Unemployment
9.6%
Poverty
30.3%
Median Home
$95,800
Median Income
$38,893
Median Rent
$830

Syracuse SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
7
Commute
9

Syracuse, NY Crime Report

5,201
Total Crimes
3,662.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
56.11%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Syracuse
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,201 3,662.4 1,774.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,192 839.4 363.8 387.8
Murder 32 22.5 4.2 6.5
Robbery 222 156.3 90.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 842 592.9 240.7 279.7
Property Crime 4,009 2,823.0 1,410.7 1,958.2
Burglary 1,032 726.7 165.5 314.2
Larceny 2,463 1,734.4 1,143.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 514 361.9 101.7 246.0

Syracuse, NY Cost Of Living

86
Syracuse's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Syracuse New York National Average
Overall 86 119 100
Services 102 112 100
Groceries 101 110 100
Health 98 102 100
Housing 58 144 100
Transportation 94 105 100
Utilities 101 99 100

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Rankings for Syracuse in New York

Map Of Syracuse, NY

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Population over time in Syracuse

Year Population % Change
2020 142,553 -0.5%
2019 143,293 -0.8%
2018 144,405 0.0%
2017 144,350 -0.1%
2016 144,564 -0.1%
2015 144,648 -0.1%
2014 144,742 0.0%
2013 144,703 -0.1%
2012 144,883 0.1%
2011 144,734 -

Race / Ethnicity in Syracuse

White
49.4% (70,400)
African American
27.9% (39,725)
American Indian
0.8% (1,171)
Asian
6.9% (9,801)
Hawaiian
0.0% (27)
Other
0.4% (501)
Two Or More
5.2% (7,438)
Hispanic
9.5% (13,490)
Race Syracuse NY USA
White 49.4% 55.2% 60.1%
African American 27.9% 14.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.8% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 6.9% 8.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.6% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.2% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.5% 19.1% 18.2%

Gender in Syracuse

Female
52.3% (74,522)
Male
47.7% (68,031)
Gender Syracuse NY USA
Female 52.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Syracuse for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (7,127)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (15,680)
High School / GED
27.0% (38,489)
Some College
18.0% (25,659)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (14,255)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (22,808)
Master's Degree
9.0% (12,829)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,851)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,851)
Education Syracuse NY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Syracuse, New York

Less than $10,000
12.9% (1,837,281)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (1,174,879)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (1,889,616)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (1,637,549)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (2,118,170)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (2,145,222)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (1,334,411)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.3% (1,326,068)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (477,334)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (314,767)
Income Syracuse NY USA
Less than $10,000 12.9% 6.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 7.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 10.4% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.3% 16.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 8.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 11.5% 8.3%

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