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Onondaga (T)

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Onondaga is a municipality located in Onondaga County, New York, United States. In 2000, the population of the city was 21,063 and an area of 149.8 square kilometers. The city is named after the native Onondaga tribe. The town of Onondaga is located southwest of the city of Syracuse, which it borders. The municipality is located within the territory of the Onondaga, a constituent tribe of the Iroquois. The town was established originally, when Onondaga County was formed in 1794.
In the town the population was spread out with 26.5 percent under the age of 18, 5.4 percent from 18 to 24, 27.2 percent from 25 to 44, 23.7 percent from 45 to 64, and 17.2 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 92.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.7 males.
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