Thornwood is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Thornwood Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Westchester County at latitude 41.1234 and longitude -73.779. Westchester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 269 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Thornwood Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Thornwood: Hillside, Nanahagen, Sherman Park.Photos of the local Thornwood, NY area
|Population in Households||3,794|
|Population in Familes||3,327|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||69|
|Average Household Size||2.84|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,349 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,055 (78.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||282 (20.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12 ( 0.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$425,000|
|Average Home Value||$454,498|
|Median Household Income||$108,862|
|Average Household Income||$150,564|
|Per Capita Income||$51,573|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.4%|
|Per Capita Income||3.5%|
The table below compares Thornwood to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 412||65th|
|Population Density1||# 227||81st|
|Diversity Index2||# 325||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 153||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 163||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.