Thornwood in Westchester county, New York

Thornwood, NY

The charming hamlet of Thornwood, New York is located within the town of Mount Pleasant on the westernmost side of Westchester County.

Streets with names such as Poe, Byron, and Keats are lined with majestic willow, spruce, and elm trees. Passersby take time out to stop and chat with each other and are eager to get to know their neighbors. This friendly, small town atmosphere is one characteristic that has drawn more than 4,000 residents to Thornwood. Although it bears no resemblance to crowded city blocks where neighbors may pass each other for years without knowing one another's name, the city is an easy one-hour commute via the Metro-North Railroad Hawthorne Station.

Thornwood offers a variety of activities, including the seven-acre James M. Carroll Park which offers a softball and baseball field and a fishing pond that is used as a skating rink during the winter months. The Mount Pleasant Town Pool is also available to residents on a fee basis. The land for the 12-acre pool complex was donated by IBM.

Children in Thornwood attend the Mount Pleasant Central School District. The district enrolls nearly 2,000 students and offers a variety of advanced placement courses.

Once someone settles in Thornwood, it's rare that they leave. The scenic tree-lined streets, friendly atmosphere and convenience to Manhattan are key factors in Thornwood's appeal.

Thornwood, NY Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Thornwood, NY Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$600K
Up 19.1 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$605K
Up 18.1 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
160
Down 20.0 % since November 2015

Thornwood, NY Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Thornwood, NY Condo Sales Overview

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Demographic Information for Thornwood, NY

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.95 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,102.9
Household Size (people) 2.91
Households w/ Children 35.98 %
Annual Residential Turnover 6.25 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,202
One Bedroom $1,444
Two Bedroom $1,752
Three Bedroom $2,253
Four Bedroom $2,586

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 5,267
Households: 1,726
Median Age: 43.81

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $116,566)

Climate & Weather

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School Information for Thornwood, NY

Public Elementary

School

KENSICO SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
320 COLUMBUS AVE
VALHALLA, NY 10595

COLUMBUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
580 COLUMBUS AVE
THORNWOOD, NY 10594

BLYTHEDALE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
95 BRADHURST AVE
VALHALLA, NY 10595

LITTLE SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
226 LINDA AVE
HAWTHORNE, NY 10532

TODD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
45 INGHAM RD
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY 10510

BEDFORD ROAD SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
289 BEDFORD RD
PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570

HAWTHORNE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-2
225 MEMORIAL DR
HAWTHORNE, NY 10532

EDENWALD SCHOOL
Grades: 1-12
1075 BRDWAY FRNT
PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570

MOUNT PLEASANT COTTAGE SCHOOL
Grades: 1-12
1075 BRDWAY
PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570

W L MORSE SCHOOL
Grades: 1-2
30 POCANTICO ST
SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY 10591

POCANTICO HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
599 BEDFORD RD
TARRYTOWN, NY 10591

Public Middle

School

VALHALLA HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 6-12
300 COLUMBUS AVE
VALHALLA, NY 10595

VALHALLA MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
300 COLUMBUS AVE
VALHALLA, NY 10595

WESTLAKE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
825 WESTLAKE DR
THORNWOOD, NY 10594

SLEEPY HOLLOW MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
210 N BRDWAY
SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY 10591

HAWTHORNE CEDAR KNOLLS SR JR HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 6-12
226 LINDA AVE
HAWTHORNE, NY 10532

PLEASANTVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
40 ROMER AVE
PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570

BRIARCLIFF MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
444 PLEASANTVILLE RD
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY 10510

LINDEN HILL SCHOOL
Grades: 6-12
226 LINDA AVE
HAWTHORNE, NY 10532

Public High

School

WESTLAKE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
825 WESTLAKE DR
THORNWOOD, NY 10594

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
60 ROMER AVE
PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570

BRIARCLIFF HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
444 PLEASANTVILLE RD
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY 10510

SLEEPY HOLLOW HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
210 N BRDWAY
SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY 10591

Private/Catholic

School

HAWTHORNE COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL
Grades: -
5 BRADHURST AVE
HAWTHORNE, NY 10532

GOOD COUNSEL ACADEMY ELEMENTARY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
2 BROADWAY
VALHALLA, NY 10595

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Thornwood, NY Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Thornwood, NY

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