Syracuse is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 31,458 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Syracuse is the 31st largest community in Utah. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Syracuse, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Syracuse, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Syracuse’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Syracuse does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $94,659.00.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Syracuse is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Syracuse is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Syracuse who work in office and administrative support (14.56%), management occupations (11.75%), and sales jobs (9.72%).
Also of interest is that Syracuse has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Syracuse is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Syracuse really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Syracuse perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The citizens of Syracuse are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.39% of adults in Syracuse have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Syracuse in 2018 was $29,844, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $119,376 for a family of four.
Syracuse is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Syracuse home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Syracuse residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Syracuse include English, German, European, Irish, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in Syracuse is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Thai.