Syracuse is situated on the eastern shore of the Great Salt Lake. The city has become popular for tourists because of a causeway that connects the city to Antelope Island State Park. As a result the city has built in a number of amenities. The city has a growing population of 27,000 and growing. Because of the beautiful homes and suburban amenities, Syracuse is one of the most popular cities in Davis county, especially for young families.
Lots of Amenities
Syracuse has a large number of amenities available for its population. The city has a museum, a movie theater, community center, and tons of shops and restaurants. The city has two grocery stores and plenty of services on Antelope drive. And the city is very well placed in the valley, so in less than 40 minutes you can be at Snowbasin Resort or in downtown Salt Lake City. The city is also great for outdoor enthusiasts. Antelope Island and a number of beautiful hiking trails are all close by, so you can also enjoy the scenic outdoors without a long drive.
Ideal for Young Families
Syracuse is a great community for families. Over 60% of the households in the neighborhood have children, meaning that you will be with plenty of people in the same life stage. And with an ownership rate of 90% and average residency of 14 years, most of them will be families living in their homes for many years to come. There are plenty of schools in the area (check out our schools tool below to get specific details), many of them with great ratings and test scores.
High Standard of Living, Low Costs
Since the housing stock is newer, with lots of new construction, the homes tend to be a bit pricier, on average, than surrounding neighborhoods. But Syracuse has a very respectable cost of living, well below State averages. And with so many amenities close by, you are getting the convenience of a new home with everything you need close by. The homes in Syracuse are being offered at a great value, and the price per square foot is on par with similar communities like Layton and West Point. But the price per square foot has seen a steady increase in the last three years and is expected to continue to rise in the short term, so you may need to act fast to find your home at such a good price.
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