Syracuse, New York

city in and county seat of Onondaga County, New York, United States

Syracuse is a city in the U.S. state of New York with a population of 147,306 in 2000, and a metropolitan area population of 732,117. It is often called the "Salt City" because salt used to be the main industry. Today, Syracuse is mostly known as a university city, but many companies have offices there, also.

A view in Syracuse
The flag of Syracuse, New York