Skaneateles Country Homes

A one-of-a-kind place of indescribable country beauty

Welcome to Skaneateles

A one-of-a-kind place of indescribable country beauty


In the heart of Skaneateles, breathtaking rural landscapes of immense beauty are home to a peaceful and quiet community. Skaneateles Country properties and homes for sale can be ideal for those looking to settle in a flourishing and prosperous town without the bustle of the state's big cities.

Skaneateles' vast and prosperous lands provide a perfect environment for the sustainable development of farms and vineyards that have been established within the town to provide its residents with a private and relaxing lifestyle surrounded by majestic Skaneateles Lake.



What to Love

  • A quiet environment away from the hustle and bustle
  • The impressive landscapes of the lake
  • Locations of incalculable historical value
  • A thriving family-oriented community

Local Lifestyle

Skaneateles stands out for its country and laid-back vibe; thousands of people have come from other parts of the country to settle in a new home, a quieter one where they can thrive without being subjected to the stress of big cities. The country atmosphere is appealing to families and individuals seeking tranquil surroundings.

However, a peaceful environment does not mean that Skaneateles is a boring town; nothing is further from reality. Here entertainment abounds; there is always something to do, a place to visit, or a landscape to admire. On the other hand, Skaneateles is one of the crown jewels of Onondaga County and the destination of choice for those seeking the peace and tranquility that only the finest lands of Skaneateles offer.



Dining, Entertainment & Shopping in Skaneateles

Your shopping experience is not complete until you visit Nest 58; you can find everything you need for your home and more. As if that were not enough, this store has a spectacular view of the lake; how many times can you do your daily shopping and admire the majestic Skaneateles Lake simultaneously? Without a doubt, a once-in-a-lifetime shopping experience.

Eating is a pleasure that everyone enjoys, and at The Krebs, this pleasure becomes an unprecedented culinary experience. With a wide selection of a la carte options, The Krebs serves succulent dishes that delight the most demanding palates. This restaurant is an ideal option for a family dinner or an unforgettable evening for two.

A perfect place for a shopping getaway? Skaneateles has it! Skaneateles 300 is a fashion boutique at 2 W Genesee St that offers seasonal clothing, shoes, jewelry, and accessories to please fashion lovers. If your wardrobe needs a chic touch, or you want to catch up with the latest trends of the season, Skaneateles 300 is the go-to boutique.

The fertile soils of Skaneateles are home to one of the most prominent vineyards in the entire state. Anyela's Vineyards is the viticultural benchmark par excellence in the town. Here, you can enjoy tasting magnificent selected wines, reserve the location for your events, or join the wine lovers club.



Things To Do in Skaneateles

The Mid-Lakes Cruise is one of the main attractions in Skaneateles, and with good reason; you can cruise the lake while enjoying delicious dishes prepared by Sherwood Inn's top chefs, or enjoy the cruise with your family; you can even celebrate your birthday or any other social gathering as you cruise the majestic waters of Skaneateles Lake.

If you are interested in sports and want to try something new and fun, the Skaneateles Polo Club is waiting! You can practice, spectate, and even host a friendly tournament with family and friends. The club's staff is highly professional and is trained to offer you help and advice.


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Overview for Skaneateles Country Homes, NY

2,542 people live in Skaneateles Country Homes, where the median age is 60.7 and the average individual income is $95,818. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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60.7 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Skaneateles Country Homes, NY

Skaneateles Country Homes has 1,261 households, with an average household size of 1.98. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Skaneateles Country Homes do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,542 people call Skaneateles Country Homes home. The population density is 1,786.1 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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47.4 / 52.6%

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Schools in Skaneateles Country Homes, NY

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The following schools are within or nearby Skaneateles Country Homes. 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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State Street Intermediate School
3rd - 5th
Skaneateles Middle School
6th - 8th
Skaneateles Senior High School
9th - 12th

Around Skaneateles Country Homes, NY

There's plenty to do around Skaneateles Country Homes, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Village Bottle Shop, Last Shot Distillery, and Heart 'n Hand Bakery.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining · $$ 0.12 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.57 miles 15 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.93 miles 12 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$$ 2.79 miles 44 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 1.57 miles 16 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.11 miles 28 reviews 4.8/5 stars

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