Welcome to Westchester County

County Executive George Latimer on why Westchester is the perfect place to relocate your business.

Several Fortune 500 companies are located in Westchester

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You’ve probably heard of a few of them, like IBM, Pepsi, Mastercard, Heineken USA, and Danone North America. The county is also home to nearly 34,000 firms. Together, Westchester businesses generate more than $1 billion in annual payroll.

In addition to its attractive location just north of New York City, Westchester County is rich with talent. Our high percentage of alumni from prestigious universities and institutions make the county one of the best educated workforces in the country.

Key Economic & Demographic Data

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Programs & Incentives

Westchester’s Industrial Development Agency (IDA) and Local Development Corporation (LDC) are designed to help businesses and not-for-profits thrive. The IDA offers assistance to eligible companies, such as:

  • Issuance of Tax Exempt Bonds and Notes
  • Sales Tax Exemptions on new construction, expansion or renovation projects, or the acquisition of new equipment
  • Mortgage Recording Tax Exemptions on the purchase of Real Estate

And for not-for-profits, the LDC has assisted organizations in securing tax-exempt bond financing benefits totaling over $400 million since 2012.

Grow, expand or relocate to Westchester County.

With 450 square miles and 45 cities, towns and villages, the county offers a host of places to do business.

Office Location Availabilities

For Sale and Lease in Westchester

Live in Westchester County

Picturesque neighborhoods and outdoor recreation surround lively downtowns with diverse cultural art scenes, unique dining experiences, employment opportunities, and accessibility to New York City.

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Hike trails, explore nature preserves, and more across 18,000 acres of parkland.

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Commute to New York City in as little as 30 minutes.

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Enjoy cutting-edge art and live music throughout Westchester.

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