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Scarsdale is a town in Westchester County, in the New York metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Scarsdale. For links to other places called Scarsdale, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Scarsdale is 40.988N. The longitude is -73.776W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 236 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 17,823.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Scarsdale demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Westchester County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 10530 ZIP code.
10% of Scarsdale residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Scarsdale ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Scarsdale was $89,907, compared with $21,587 nationally.
80% of Scarsdale residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Scarsdale, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $2,001. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $3,939.
Westchester County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Scarsdale political report.
The average commute time for Scarsdale workers is 39 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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