Purdys is a hamlet located in the town of North Salem in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is situated about 50 miles north of New York City and has a population of around 2,000 people. Purdys is known for its natural beauty, historic landmarks, and outdoor recreation. The hamlet features several parks and nature preserves, including the Muscoot Farm, which is a historic farm that is now a museum and nature preserve. Purdys is primarily a residential and rural community, with a mix of single-family homes, farms, and estates. Purdys is situated near the Connecticut border and is served by several major highways, providing easy access to New York City and other nearby destinations.