Tarrytown is a village located in the town of Greenburgh in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is situated about 25 miles north of New York City, and has a population of around 12,000 people. Tarrytown is known for its rich history, scenic beauty, and vibrant downtown area. The village features several historic sites, including the Lyndhurst Mansion, a Gothic Revival country house designed by Alexander Jackson Davis, and the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, where Washington Irving, the author of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” is buried. Tarrytown is also home to several parks and recreational areas, including the Tarrytown Lakes Park, which has hiking trails, fishing areas, and picnic facilities. The village is primarily a residential community, with a mix of single-family homes, townhouses, and apartment complexes. It is also home to several businesses and shopping areas, including the Tarrytown Shopping Center. The village is situated along the Hudson River and is served by several major highways, providing easy access to New York City and other nearby destinations.