• Merging historic charm with a vibrant business community, downtown Syracuse invites businesses, residents and visitors to experience the unique blend of elegant culture and sophisticated business.
  • Our local workforce, which is rich in college educated talent, is continually strengthened by our community's University and Colleges.
  • Every year, Syracuse University garners more accolades for its architecture, design, education, information technology and other educational programs.
  • More than 50 state, county and city parks encourage residents to enjoy all the natural beauty the area has to offer.

Take advantage of more than a million square feet of move-in ready commerical space in Syracuse, Forbes’ 4th best place to raise a family.

CenterState New York Agenda for Economic Opportunity

The Onondaga County Office of Economic Development has partnered with other CNY economic development organizations and the Brookings Institution to develop the CenterState Agenda for Economic Opportunity - a collaborative response to the region's need to transform its unique stengths into globally competitive assets. For a detailed look at the plan, please visit centerstateopportunity.com                                                       

Greenbuild Honors CNY Leaders

At the U.S. Green Building Council's 2012 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo Joanie Mahoney, Onondaga County Executive; Nancy Cantor, Chancellor and President, Syracuse University; and Stephanie A. Miner, Mayor of Syracuse each received the 2012 Global Community Leadership Award for their collective and collaborative efforts to foster substantive change across the Syracuse and Central New York landscape. 


Home to top ranking academic institutions, over a million square feet of move-in ready space and more than 50 state, county and city parks, Syracuse and Onondaga County are rich in resources for business and for life. Explore our local resources, data and industry concentrations below:


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