Learn about Edgemont

Greenville, commonly known as Edgemont, is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Greenburgh in Westchester County, New York, United States. Most of its residents refer to the area as Edgemont, which is also the name of its school district.

It is an ethnically diverse inner suburb of New York City, lying 22 miles (35 km) north of Columbus Circle. It is a partial bedroom community, with some of its residents working in Midtown Manhattan. Other workplaces of Greenville residents are in the offices and factories of White Plains, Yonkers, The Bronx, Rockland County, New York or Stamford, Connecticut, as well as many businesses and hospitals in southern Westchester County. The hamlet was originally ethnic Jewish and Italian, but is now ethnically diverse. Its main street is Central Park Avenue. Its populated with strip malls, gas stations and outlet stores and caters mainly to shoppers from Yonkers and The Bronx.

The limits of the CDP are essentially defined by the areas served by the Edgemont Union Free School District and the Greenville Fire Department, whose areas slightly differ.

Greenville was originally a development designed by different architects for summer homes for Manhattanites. With its antique colonial homes[4] and outstanding schools, it is an option for those seeking to move from New York City. Metro-North trains are accessible via the Scarsdale and Hartsdale train stations, and they run 25–55 minutes to Grand Central Terminal, depending on if one has an express or local train.

In March 2018, Bloomberg ranked Greenville as the 22nd wealthiest place in the United States, and the third wealthiest in New York.


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4 Casimir Pulaski School Preschool - 8th Grade Public
5 Fox Meadow School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Greenacres School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Heathcote School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Greenvale School 2Nd Grade - 5th Grade Public
5 Seely Place School Kindergarten - 6th Grade Public
5 Edgewood School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Quaker Ridge School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
5 Greenville School Kindergarten - 6th Grade Public
5 Edgemont Junior Senior High School 7th Grade - 12th Grade Public
5 Scarsdale Middle School 6th Grade - 8th Grade Public
5 Scarsdale Senior High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A Immaculate Heart Of Mary Catholic School Preschool - 3Rd Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A Alcott School Preschool - Preschool Private/Charter
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.
  • East / West Boundaries: Hudson River to Long Island Sound
  • North / South Boundaries: Lake Mohegan to Yonkers

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