Skaneateles Village Homes

A lively and easy-going village in the heart of Skaneateles

Welcome to Skaneateles Village

A lively and easy-going village in the heart of Skaneateles


Skaneateles is full of prosperity, fun, and history everywhere you look; this has fostered social development and the flourishing of a laid-back community that makes life in this historic village lovely. Located in the heart of Skaneateles and on the shores of the lake of the same name, Skaneateles Village real estate truly stands out for the charming lifestyle that it can provide its residents, thus becoming the ideal choice for hundreds of people to establish their new home.

Skaneateles Village's downtown comprises an eclectic mix of residential and commercial buildings dating from the late 19th and early 20th centuries; this area is known as the Skaneateles Historic District and is the center of its business activities. In addition, Skaneateles Village is conveniently located near major urban centers in the region, giving its residents easy access to the major cities of Onondaga County.



What to Love

  • A lively and quiet downtown
  • A fabulous moderate climate that promotes outdoor activities
  • Conveniently close to major cities in the county
  • Charming Skaneateles Village homes for sale as well as the community's amazing 19th-century architectural designs

Local Lifestyle - Living in Skaneateles Village

Although the Village of Skaneateles is not a big place, it has everything you need to lead an easy-going lifestyle without going far. Downtown is home to a small business district surrounded by residential areas. There are restaurants, boutiques, bank offices, and retail stores on the main street, Genesee Street. On the other hand, Fennell Street is home to automotive retail stores, supermarkets, and other minor stores. Village residents enjoy their free time visiting downtown, one of the three public parks, strolling along the shores of Lake Skaneateles, or at the country club.

Skaneateles Village is a family-oriented community and, in recent years, has seen social growth promoted by government initiatives to improve the quality of life for its residents significantly.



Dining, Entertainment & Shopping in Skaneateles Village

If there's one thing Skaneateles Village abounds in, it's good food. Gilda's at 12 W Genesee St serves the most delicious pizzas in town, offering wood-oven pizzas in true Italian style. Lovers of good pizzas have their meeting point in Gilda's, and the ideal place to have a good time.

Fan of Mexican food? Skaneateles Village has you covered. Elephant and The Dove at 9 E. Genesee St serves authentic Mexican delicacies. This family-owned restaurant serves a varied menu full of delicious options that highlight the best of Mexican cuisine.

If seafood is your thing, Doug's Fish Fry is the place for you. A Skaneateles classic restaurant with more than four decades of serving the freshest seafood. In addition, Doug's Fish Fry offers a cozy and familiar atmosphere where you can have a good time. A highly pleasurable culinary experience for seafood lovers.



Things To Do in Skaneateles Village

Every year in July, the families of Skaneateles Village come together to celebrate the Curbstone Festival. This family-friendly event offers families a peaceful and fun environment to enjoy three days full of joy. The streets are filled with attractions and picturesque views that children enjoy more than anyone.

If there is something that people love in Skaneateles Village, it is Christmas. Christmas is a significant event in Skaneateles, and they celebrate it in style. Dickens Christmas is the town's favorite event of the year; it's like traveling back in time to celebrate the old-fashioned way. The streets are lit up with bright lights, people dress up, and Skaneateles is transformed into a picturesque place that exudes joy and good wishes. This annual tradition begins the day after Thanksgiving and runs every Saturday and Sunday until December 23. One of the most extraordinary things about this event is interacting with Charles Dickens and more than 40 other characters in the village's streets.


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Overview for Skaneateles Village Homes, NY

2,542 people live in Skaneateles Village 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 Village Homes, NY

Skaneateles Village 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 Village 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 Village 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 Village Homes, NY

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The following schools are within or nearby Skaneateles Village 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 Village Homes, NY

There's plenty to do around Skaneateles Village 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.

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Dining · $$ 0.12 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.57 miles 15 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.93 miles 12 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$$ 2.8 miles 46 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 1.57 miles 16 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 4.85 miles 24 reviews 4.7/5 stars

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