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
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$575K
Down 10.2 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$559K
Down 5.7 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
126
Down 20.3 % since February 2016

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.

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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

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

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

Public Middle

School

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

Public High

School

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

Private/Catholic

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Thornwood, NY Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Thornwood, NY

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Featured Homes for Sale in Thornwood, NY

241 Westchester Avenue, Mount Pleasant (Thornwood), NY 10594
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Mount Pleasant (Thornwood), NY 10594

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$749,900

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