Pound Ridge is a town located in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is situated about 50 miles north of New York City and has a population of around 5,000 people. Pound Ridge is known for its rural character, natural beauty, and historic landmarks. The town features several parks and nature preserves, including the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, which is the largest park in Westchester County. Pound Ridge is primarily a residential community, with a mix of single-family homes, estates, and farms. The town is situated near the Connecticut border and is served by several major highways, providing easy access to New York City and other nearby destinations.