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Where is Westchester County, New York?

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Westchester County is a county equivalent area found in New York, USA. The county government of Westchester is found in the county seat of White Plains.

With a total 1,294.98 sq. km of land and water area, Westchester County, New York is the 2183rd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 972,634 people, Westchester County has a total 369243 households earning 81946 on average per year.

Westchester County, New York offers the following attractions to visitors: Rye Playland, Saint Paul's Church NHS

Westchester County, New York - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 36119
Area Codes 914
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Yonkers (population: 180,106), New Rochelle (population: 74,357), White Plains (population: 70,792), Mount Vernon (population: 67,986), Scarsdale (population: 39,497), Port Chester (population: 38,859), Ossining (population: 32,216), Yorktown Heights (population: 29,026), Peekskill (population: 23,881), Tarrytown (population: 22,838)
Land Area 375,536 sq miles
Water Area 431 sq miles
Household Income $81,946
Housing Units 369,243
Median Home Value $518,400
High School Grads 88% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 45% of population
Retail Spending $15,007 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $1,799,292 per capita
Universities and Colleges Cochran School of Nursing, Marymount College of Fordham University, Monroe College-New Rochelle, New York Medical College, Sarah Lawrence College, Saint Josephs Seminary and College, Yeshiva of Nitra Rabbinical College, Long Island University-Westchester Campus

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.