West Harrison is a hamlet located in the town of Harrison in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is situated in the southeastern part of the town, about 25 miles north of New York City, and has a population of around 10,000 people. West Harrison is known for its lively downtown area, which features a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues. The hamlet is also home to several parks and recreational areas, including the Silver Lake Preserve and the West Harrison Town Park. West Harrison is primarily a residential community, with a mix of single-family homes, townhouses, and apartments. West Harrison is situated near several major highways and is within commuting distance of New York City, making it a popular destination for commuters and families alike.