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Welcome to Larchmont ...

The coastal village of Larchmont is located in Westchester County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Larchmont has a population of 6,162 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Larchmont.

Larchmont is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Larchmont lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Websites for Larchmont ...

Official Website:   www.ci.larchmont.ny.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.westchester.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Larchmont had an population of 6,162 people. This is an increase of 5.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Larchmont had a population of 5,864 people. This makes Larchmont the county's 42nd most populous community.

The population of Larchmont represents 0.03% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 416th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,864 people, the population of Larchmont decreased 9.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,485 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Larchmont.

Communities Also Named Larchmont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Larchmont - they are located in Delaware, Florida, Pennsylvania, Virginia (2) and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Larchmont.

Communities near Larchmont ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Larchmont.

  • New York [New York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
    • New York [New York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Larchmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronx
    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Larchmont
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<5>
  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Larchmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Larchmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
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      • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Larchmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
    • Huntington [Suffolk County]
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      • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Larchmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Larchmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<5>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Larchmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<5>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Larchmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Larchmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Larchmont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Larchmont.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Larchmont. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Larchmont.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Larchmont. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Larchmont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Larchmont ...

Looking for more information about Larchmont? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Larchmont, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Larchmont.

Adding Larchmont to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Larchmont in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Larchmont was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Larchmont on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Larchmont on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Westchester County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Larchmont: www.ci.larchmont.ny.us/

The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Westchester, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Larchmont.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Larchmont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Larchmont) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Larchmont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LarchmontOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Larchmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9279, Longitude: -73.7518    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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