Jefferson County borders the Canadian Province of Ontario and is adjacent to Lake Ontario. It is home to Fort Drum with around 1/4 of the county's population being soldiers and civilian employees of the 10th Mountain Division, the largest Army installation in the Northeast. Jefferson County offers space for many year round outdoor activities in it's state parks & wildlife areas as well as water activities on Lake Ontario, the Black River, and the St. Lawrence Seaway. The state parks provide scenic views of Lake Ontario and the Thousand Islands, as well as 10 wildlife management areas with open land for outdoor recreation. There are over 230 dairy farms located in Jefferson County, providing endless amounts of milk, cheese, and ice cream.
Jefferson County offers a variety of property types - beautiful waterfront properties on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence Seaway, city living in Watertown, breathtaking country homes, as well as farms and recreational properties. No matter what type of property you're looking for, our Agents will help you find it in Jefferson County.
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