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Welcome to Syracuse ...
The location of Syracuse has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Syracuse: SUR-uh-kewz<3>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Syracuse, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
When the people of Syracuse refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Syracusan<4>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Syracuse has a population of 813 people<5> (see below for details).
Syracuse is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<6>.
Time Zone: Syracuse lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Syracuse lies within the (740) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Syracuse had an population of 813 people. This is a decrease of 1.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.51% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Syracuse had a population of 826 people. This makes Syracuse the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 826 people, the population of Syracuse decreased 6.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 879 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Syracuse.
Communities Also Named Syracuse ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 11 communities that are also named Syracuse - they are located in Florida, Indiana, Kansas (4), Missouri, Nebraska, New York, South Carolina and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Syracuse.
Communities near Syracuse ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Syracuse.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Syracuse. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Syracuse.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Syracuse. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Syracuse.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Syracuse. See our Newspapers Page for Syracuse.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Syracuse ...
Looking for more information about Syracuse? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Syracuse, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Syracuse.
Adding Syracuse to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Syracuse in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Syracuse was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Syracuse on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Syracuse.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 05 Dec 2023