Cayuga County is located in the west central part of the state, in the Finger Lakes region. Owasco Lake is in the center of the county, and Cayuga Lake forms part of the western boundary. Lake Ontario is on the northern border, and Skaneateles Lake and Cross Lake form part of the eastern border.
Cayuga County has more waterfront land than any other county in the state not adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean.
Major Industries: Cayuga County is strategically situated near major upstate population centers and is home to both major industrial enterprises and robust small businesses. The county-wide workforce of over 40,000 is heavily engaged in the agricultural, manufacturing and services sectors.
Education: Cayuga is home to two colleges include Cayuga Community College and Wells College.
Land: Cayuga County has many vineyards for wine tasting and has eight lakes to enjoy boating and fishing.
Legislative Chair: David Gould
County Administrator: David Gould