Tuckahoe is a village located in the town of Eastchester in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is situated about 20 miles north of New York City, and has a population of around 6,500 people. Tuckahoe is known for its vibrant downtown area, which features a variety of restaurants, shops, and businesses. The village is primarily a residential community, with a mix of single-family homes, townhouses, and apartment complexes. The village features several parks and recreational areas, including the Tuckahoe Woods Nature Preserve, a 10-acre woodland area that provides a habitat for a variety of birds and other wildlife. Tuckahoe is situated near several major highways and is served by the Metro-North Railroad, providing easy access to New York City and other nearby destinations.