Camillus has a number of shopping options, including Camillus Commons on West Genesee Street and Elm Hill Plaza and Hinsdale Plaza, both on Milton Avenue. For retailers, Camillus has a Walmart Supercenter, a Bon Ton, and a Marshall’s store among the choices. For grocery shopping, Camillus has a Tops Friendly Markets store on West Genesee Street and an Aldi’s on Milton. The closest Wegmans Supermarket is on West Genesee Street in Syracuse, a quick 6-mile drive east; another Wegmans is on Onondaga Boulevard in Syracuse, about 9 miles southeast of Camillus.
Syracuse has several hospitals that serve the region. Maxwell Memorial Library is on Main Street in Camillus; Fairmount Community Library is nearby in Syracuse. The West Genesee Central School District, with four elementary schools, two middle schools and a high school, is based in Camillus and serves the area.