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Elmsford is a village in New York near White Plains and Tarrytown. This 1-square-mile community is a mostly residential area that also features a variety of local businesses. Located at the crossroads of the Cross Westchester Expressway (I-287) and the Sprain Brook Parkway, homes for rent in Elmsford are central for travel in nearly any direction. White Plains is eight minutes away by car, Manhattan is 30, Queens and Long Island are about 40 minutes and Stamford, Conn., is only 20 minutes from Elmsford.

Families won't have to worry about commutes keeping them from the lush, green landscapes around Elmsford. In addition to the East Irving Nature Preserve and Taxter Ridge, there's the massive Rockefeller Park Preserve just north. The region is also rich with golf courses, including the Knollwood Country Club in Elmsford. 

Important Information for Future Renters

  • Elmsford has had several names in its long existence, including Storm's Bridge and Hall's Corner. Elmsford became the name in 1870 because of an enormous tree in the village's center. 
  • Because of its central location to New York City, New York state and Connecticut, Elmsford was a popular spot in Revolutionary times. At one tavern in the village's center, Betsy, a bar tender, used to garnish drinks with a rooster's feather, which is said to be the origin of the term "cocktail."

Helpful Resources for Residents

  • Although not a town, Elmsford has a better Web presence than many other municipalities in the area.
  • Students in Elmsford are part of the Elmsford Union Free School District. The district has three schools, including Alexander Hamilton High School, whose descendants lived in Elmsford. 
  • Families who want to learn more about Elmsford should go to the Ardsley Public Library and do research into its important role during the Revolutionary War. 

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Elmsford is small in size, but packed with history, activities and great places to live. 

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Furnished Studio - Fishkill

Furnished Studio - Fishkill

Fishkill, NY 12524 (33.06 miles)

Price: From $1,800

(845) 476-3197

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Crystal Hill Apartments

Crystal Hill Apartments

Pomona, NY 10970 (13.84 miles)

Price: $1,900-$2,970

(845) 632-0735

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Monarch Tower I

Monarch Tower I

Yonkers, NY 10710 (6.61 miles)

Price: $2,520-$3,800

(914) 652-2936

Beds: 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Riverbend East

Riverbend East

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590 (37.68 miles)

Price: $1,600-$2,150

(845) 440-1551

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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TGM Village At Merritt Park

TGM Village At Merritt Park

Fishkill, NY 12524 (33.16 miles)

Price: $1,375-$2,080

(877) 462-0512

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Furnished Studio - White Plains

Furnished Studio - White Plains

Elmsford, NY 10523 (0.36 miles)

Price: From $2,933

(914) 449-1297

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Avalon Green

Avalon Green

Elmsford, NY 10523 (1.08 miles)

Price: From $1,930

(914) 902-0980

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Ridgeview Apartments

Ridgeview Apartments

Elmsford, NY 10523 (0.15 miles)

Price: $1,587-$2,545

(914) 449-1356

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Furnished Coop Sublease White Plains Best Location

Furnished Coop Sublease White Plains Best Location

White Plains, NY 10605 (4.08 miles) (#1635669)

Price: $2,400

(866) 803-5946

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Executive House 5A

1 br, 1 bath Apartment - Executive House 5A

Harrison, NY 10528 (8.15 miles) (#1030689)

Price: $1,795

(877) 622-0952 Ext.  71

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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BEAUTIFUL, CHARMING, BRIGHT & SPACIOUS House

BEAUTIFUL, CHARMING, BRIGHT & SPACIOUS House

Norwalk, CT 06850 (19.54 miles) (#1634158)

Price: $2,300

(866) 790-3394

Beds: 2, Baths: 1

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Brookchester Apartments

Brookchester Apartments

New Milford, NJ 07646 (14.05 miles)

Price: From $985

(201) 397-1854

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - Ramsey

Furnished Studio - Ramsey

Ramsey, NJ 07446 (15.39 miles)

Price: From $1,890

(845) 678-3327

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - New York City

Furnished Studio - New York City

Whitestone, NY 11357 (18.81 miles)

Price: From $3,271

(516) 740-2751

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Cornerstone At Bedford

Cornerstone At Bedford

Stamford, CT 06905 (14.59 miles)

Price: $1,382-$3,424

(203) 930-7453

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1

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Ten Sampson

Ten Sampson

Saddle Brook, NJ 07663 (18.04 miles)

Price: From $1,695

(201) 267-9009

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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