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About Ithaca, NY

Ithaca is a unique blend; a small city with a metropolitan feel. Its strengths are its diverse population, unique natural setting at the foot of Cayuga Lake and educational institutions. Ithaca is consistently sited in national publications as one of the ‘Top Ten Places to Live’.

As the home of Cornell University, Ithaca College and Tompkins Cortland Community College, the area offers stable employment as well as a variety of cultural and sporting events. College and local theatres enhance the quality of life. Other popular attractions include a thriving Farmers Market, Science Center, Museum of the Earth and Cornell Ornithology Lab. There is also a healthy live music scene in restaurants and clubs as well as music fests and summer performances in local parks and the Downtown Commons.

As part of the Finger Lakes area, Ithaca is located at the southern end of Cayuga Lake, connected to the lake by a series of State and City parks. The streams flowing into the lake have carved their way through the rock forming many spectacular gorges and water falls. Ithaca is Gorges. The nearby lakes and streams offer sailing, rowing, boating, swimming and fishing opportunities. The lakes are surrounded by a growing number of wineries and cafes creating the feel of the Napa Valley of the east. Winter activities include downhill and cross country skiing, ice skating or attending a Cornell Hockey game.

Ithaca’s housing stock includes a style for everyone. Everything from greek revival and victorian to craftsman bungalow and contemporary. This coupled with affordable prices, low unemployment rates and a thriving economy, make housing an excellent investment.

Come visit our area and see why so many enjoy the area and why so many Cornell and Ithaca College alumni move back to Ithaca after graduation.

Ithaca Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 163 homes for sale in Ithaca, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
66% Single Family, 16% Land/lot, 4% Condo, 4% Multi Family and 9% Other.

66% Single Family
16% Land/lot
14% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 163
Average Home Size 1,806 ft² / 168 m²
Price Range ($40,000 - $2,500,000)

Weather in Ithaca

The average high temperatures in Ithaca range from 31 in January to 81 in July

Average home income in Ithaca

The average household income of a Ithaca resident is $72,059 with an average home value of $207,124

Population of Ithaca

Ithaca has 64,797 residents.

Home ownership in Ithaca

The average level of home ownership in Ithaca is 44%.

Education breakdown of Ithaca

Education levels of residents of Ithaca include: highschool 12%, associate 6%, bachelor 24%, graduate 40%.

Households in Ithaca

Ithaca has 23,923 homes, built on average 55 years ago.

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You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 163 homes for sale in Ithaca. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot, Condo, Multi Family and Other. The average list price of these property results is 326,985. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Ithaca please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 163 homes for sale in Ithaca, NY are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Ithaca area. Member brokerages representing the 163 homes include Howard Hanna Real Estate Services (PA-NY-WV-MD) and Howard Hanna Real Estate Services (Buffalo/Rochester/Southern Tier).