People within and outside the area often become partial to the area food, which includes tomato pie, chicken riggies, and half moon cookies. Some popular local restaurants include Franco's Pizza, Tony's Pizza, and don't forget Joe's Pizza. The Whitesboro Star Bakery is also a nice place to get fresh, higher quality baked goods and breads, although most prefer Holland Farms of Yorkville since most people don't even know of the bakery's existence. Flagg St. is the area's centrally located park.
The town is apparently and/or approximately 98% white. Many Italian and Polish immigrants and white people make up the town's demographic. Most people either are trying to leave the area or have a high sense of pride in their area. Whitesboro is known primarily as a town of white mediocrity by outsiders. Some people from the area often appear to feel superior to other people within their economic class, when they are just as poor and are not so glamorous themselves.
Historically, the town is located over the old Erie Canal. which is now route 69, which is also known as the Oriskany Boulevard.
Whitesboro High School is home to the Whitesboro Warriors. Also, their football team is known as the Big Blue Wrecking Crew. Hockey a...