Irvington, sometimes known as Irvington-on-Hudson, is an affluent suburban village in the Town of Greenburgh in Westchester County, New York. It is located on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, 20 miles (32 km) north of midtown Manhattan and is served by a station stop on the Metro-North Hudson Line. Dobbs Ferry, and to the east unincorporated parts of Greenburgh, including East Irvington. Irvington includes within its boundaries the community of Ardsley-on-Hudson.To the north of Irvington is the village of Tarrytown, to the south the village of
The population of Irvington at the 2000 census was 6,631. The estimated population in 2007 was 6,682.
In an October 2010 ranking of the "Best Places to Live", Westchester Magazine listed Irvington as #1, remarking that the village is:
"Charming, quiet, green, with a darling Main Street, stunning river views, [and] a burgeoning dining scene ... this unassuming rivertown is pretty near perfect. ... [The village] scored the highest in our tally, getting a perfect 10 for safety and proximity to water ... a 9 for its schools ... and an 8 for its green space ... All in all, a great mix."
Points of Interest in Irvington, NY: