Ossining is a village located in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is situated about 30 miles north of New York City and has a population of around 24,000 people. Ossining is known for its rich history and scenic beauty, with several parks and nature preserves located within its borders, including the Teatown Lake Reservation and the Croton Point Park. The village is also home to several historic landmarks, such as the Sing Sing Correctional Facility, which has been in operation since the early 19th century. Ossining is primarily a residential community, with a mix of single-family homes, townhouses, and apartments. The village is situated on the Metro-North Railroad Hudson Line and is also served by several major highways, providing easy access to New York City and other nearby destinations.