For grocery shopping, Elbridge has a Tops Friendly Markets store on East Main Street. The village also has a Byrne Dairy store, a hardware store, a Dollar General, and Kinney Drugs, among others. The closest Wegmans supermarket is in Auburn in neighboring Cayuga County, about 10 miles southwest of Elbridge; another Wegmans on West Genesee Street in Syracuse is about 14 miles east. For major retail shopping, Walmart stores can be found in Camillus (10 miles east), in Auburn, and in Liverpool (21 miles northeast). Auburn also has one of the area’s only Bass Pro Shops, along with Home Depot, Lowe’s, BJ’s Wholesale Club and Walgreens.
The closest Target stores are in Liverpool and in Syracuse. For hospitals, Auburn Community Hospital is closer to Elbridge than the hospitals in Syracuse. The Jordan-Elbridge Central School District serves the area with one each elementary, middle and high schools. For public libraries, the Elbridge Free Library serves the southern end of town and the Jordan Library serves the north.