A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Scarsdale, New York
Welcome to Scarsdale ...
The location of Scarsdale has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Scarsdale has a population of 17,871 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Scarsdale.
Scarsdale is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Scarsdale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Scarsdale ...
Official Website: www.village.scarsdale.ny.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.westchester.org/
Junior League: www.JLCentralWestchester.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Scarsdale had an population of 17,871 people. This is an increase of 4.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.27% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Scarsdale had a population of 17,166 people. This makes Scarsdale the county's 23rd most populous community.
The population of Scarsdale represents 0.09% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 143rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 17,166 people, the population of Scarsdale decreased 3.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 17,823 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Scarsdale.
Adding Scarsdale to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Scarsdale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Scarsdale elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Scarsdale on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Scarsdale ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Scarsdale - they are located in Illinois, Louisiana, North Carolina, Nova Scotia and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Scarsdale.
Communities near Scarsdale ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Scarsdale.
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 Scarsdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Scarsdale.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Scarsdale. 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 Scarsdale.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Scarsdale. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Scarsdale.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scarsdale ...
Looking for more information about Scarsdale? 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 Scarsdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Scarsdale.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Scarsdale: www.village.scarsdale.ny.us/
The official website for Westchester County: www.westchestergov.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021