Offering a World of Opportunity

Despite its small size Ossining offers its residents a little bit of everything. With breathtaking views of the Hudson, a diverse population, rich culture, and a storied past, it's no surprise why Ossining has been a destination for generations.

Population

25,060

Established

1813

Median House or Condo Value

$447,802

Parkland

17 parks

Opportunities in Ossining

Ossining has a world of opportunity in its less than three miles. You'll find riverfront activities, historical sites, great restaurants, and more. Ossining is a vibrant and growing community with a lot to offer.

History

From the American Revolution to the infamous Sing Sing prison, Ossining has been the setting for many of the biggest events in American history. Today you can explore historical homes and sites such as the Dale Cemetary and the soon-to-open Sing Sing Prison Museum.

Culture

One of Westchester's most diverse towns, Ossining offers a wide range of cultural events and activities for its residents. Its library has a packed calendar of community events, in addition to the many arts events put on by local residents. From the weekly farmers markets to the Village parades, there's always something to do in Ossining.

Housing

Ossining has homes for every stage of life. It has more per-capita condos than any of the surrounding communities, and many single and multi-family homes. With many historical homes at a wide range of prices, Ossining offers a wide range of living options.

Parks & Recreation

With the River as its front yard, it's no surprise that Ossining residents have active outdoor lifestyles. There are more than 15 village and town parks offering playgrounds, fields, and picnic areas. For those looking for something a little more wild, the Teatown Lake Reservation has 15 miles of trails.

Call Westchester Home

Whether you’re looking for an historic home on the countryside, a modern luxury apartment in a thriving downtown, or something in between, you’ll find it in Westchester.

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450 square miles and 45 cities, towns and villages.

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Relax at beaches, hike and bike trails, and enjoy other activities across 18,000 acres of parkland.

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Get to Grand Central Station in as little as 30 minutes.

Our Incentives

Westchester County’s various incentives help support startups, assist not-for-profits, and promote economic development through creating, attracting and retaining jobs, and more.

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Industrial Development Agency

Sales tax exemptions on new construction, expansion or renovation projects, or the acquisition of new equipment, and more help companies grow and prosper.

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Local Development Corporation

Since its inception in 2012, we’ve assisted not-for-profit organizations in securing tax-exempt bond financing benefits totaling over $400 million—at no cost or risk to the taxpayers of Westchester County.

Our Programs

Westchester County offers programs and services to assist and incentivize businesses.

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Element 46 Incubator

The new Element 46 Incubator program kicked off in 2019 to inspire and support entrepreneurial talent and the development of new businesses in the County. Nearly a hundred business leaders will serve as mentors to startups, offering their expertise, time, and support.

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Minority and Women-Owned Business Program

Westchester works to encourage, promote and increase participation of business enterprises owned and controlled by persons of color or women.

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Opportunity Zones

This new community investment tool established by Congress in 2017 encourages long-term investments in low-income urban and rural communities nationwide.

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Service-Disabled Veteran - Owned Business Program

Westchester encourages and supports eligible SDVOBs to play a greater role in the state's economy by increasing their participation in New York State's contracting opportunities.

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Disadvantaged Business Program

This federally regulated program provides a vehicle for increasing the participation by small businesses owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.

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