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Tarrytown is a suburb of New York City with a population of 11,534. Tarrytown is in Westchester County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Tarrytown offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Tarrytown there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Tarrytown and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Tarrytown are highly rated.
About Tarrytown...
Population
11,534

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$582,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,628
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    39%
  • Own
    61%
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Tarrytown Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    34.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    17.3
    40.7
  • Robbery
    25.9
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    25.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    388.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    8.6
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Tarrytown

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$111,031
National
$55,322
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Tarrytown Reviews

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Tarrytown is a beautiful little river town up the Hudson. It offers a lot for families to do on the weekends, there are endless events to go to. The schools are great, and people are very friendly. Tons of restaurants to explore and a short ride to Midtown. Also located near trails for walking and hiking on the weekends. Would recommend to a family looking for a good work/life balance
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This town is peaceful and quite. Neighbors are nice, the community that Tarrytown has is welcoming and warm. Another excellent part is that the background of sleeping beauty was from Tarrytown.
Love growing up here and going to school here, great for families with kids. So many things to do and places to visit. Great food scene on Main Street with many events happening throughout the year here like a craft fair, food fair and so many others.