Buying A Home in Syracuse, Utah

We are excited to help Mindy get down payment assistance as a first-time home buyer in Syracuse, Davis County Utah for homes in the $500,000.00 price range for a family of 7. Understanding Mindy’s goals based on factors like income, price range, current down payment programs available in Syracuse, UT, and Davis County are the first steps in identifying the best programs and available inventory of homes that will fit all of the criteria.

Here are some facts about Syracuse, Davis County:

Syracuse is a city in Davis CountyUtah, United States. It is situated between the Great Salt Lake and Interstate 15, about 30 miles (48 km) north of Salt Lake City. It is part of the OgdenClearfield, Utah Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city has seen rapid growth and development since the 1990s. The city population was 24,331 at the time of the 2010 census,[2] an increase of 158.9% since the 2000 census.

Syracuse was incorporated on September 3, 1935. The city was named by early settlers for Syracuse, New York, which was famed for its salt production in the 19th century.[5]

The city is located in northern Davis County on the eastern side of the Great Salt Lake. It is bordered to the north by West Point, to the northeast and east by Clearfield, and to the southeast by Layton. A causeway on SR 127 connects Syracuse to Antelope Island State Park in the Great Salt Lake.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Syracuse has a total area of 9.6 square miles (24.8 km2), of which 0.01 square miles (0.015 km2), or 0.06%, are water.[2]

According to the Köppen climate classification, Syracuse experiences either a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) or a humid continental climate (Dfa) depending on which variant of the system is used. Summers are hot and relatively dry, with highs frequently reaching 95 °F (35 °C), with a few days per year reaching 100 °F (38 °C). Rain is provided in the form of infrequent thunderstorms during summer, usually between late July and mid-September during the height of the monsoon season. The Pacific storm season usually lasts from about October through May, with precipitation reaching its peak in spring. Snow usually first occurs in late October or early November, with the last occurring sometime in April. Winters are cool and snowy, with highs averaging 36 °F (2 °C) in January. Snowfall averages about 39 inches (99 cm), with approximately 27.41 inches (696 mm) of precipitation annually. Extremes range from −16 °F (−27 °C), set on January 26, 1949, to 106 °F (41 °C), set on July 14, 2002.[6]


Here are some sample homes for sale in Syracuse UT that are in the price range Mindy Moe is looking for:




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