Tuckahoe is a village in Westchester County approximately 22 miles north of New York City. Tuckahoe residents can enjoy life in small town while still being short distance away from the amenities of a large city. Commuters can take Metro-North Railroad trains from Tuckahoe to New York. The train stops at two places in the village making Tuckahoe a very commutable town.
Recreation and Attractions
The Parkway Oval is one of the many parks found in Tuckahoe. This 14-acre park has ball fields and playgrounds. A trail along the Bronx River is located next to the park and attracts many joggers, bicyclists, and outdoor enthusiasts. The Main Street Playground is perfect for those with children. The playground has swings, basketball courts and benches.
Golfers can play at several courses in the Tuckahoe area. The Leewood Golf Club in Eastchester is approximately a mile and a half from Tuckahoe. The club has an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts and a pool. The Quaker Ridge Golf Club approximately three and half miles away in Scarsdale has an 18-hole course. The Scarsdale Golf Club in Hartsdale is approximately four and a half miles from Tuckahoe. This club has an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, a fitness center and a pool.
Concerts are held at the Yonkers Waterfront Amphitheatre in Tuckahoe during the summer.
Tuckahoe residents can buy groceries at Severino Grocery Store in Tuckahoe. Grocery stores within three miles of Tuckahoe include A&P in Bronxville, Trader Joe's in Scarsdale and Whole Foods in Yonkers. The Cross County Shopping Center approximately two miles away in Yonkers has Macy's and Sears. Smaller stores here sell clothing and accessories.
Tuckahoe is served by two school districts. Tuckahoe Preschool, Tuckahoe Middle School and Tuckahoe High School are in Eastchester. These schools are in the Tuckahoe Union School Free District. The school in the Tuckahoe Common School District is in Southampton. Students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade can attend this school. There are several private schools in the Tuckahoe area.
Tuckahoe Real Estate
There are a variety of Tuckahoe homes for sale. There are some with six bedrooms or more that are perfect for those with larger families or frequent house guests. Those who are interested in smaller homes can choose from many types of condos. Some condos in Tuckahoe are within walking distance of the train stations, restaurants and shops. Amenities of condo buildings in Tuckahoe may include fitness centers, pools and tennis courts. Some Tuckahoe homes for sale are houses with three or four bedrooms. Houses built in the 1920s are available for those who prefer homes with a bit more character. Homebuyers who want to save money can look at the foreclosures in Tuckahoe. Tuckahoe foreclosures include small and large homes. The average price for a home in Tuckahoe is $517,000. Whatever type of home you are looking for Tuckahoe is sure to have it. Contact us today to begin searching for your new home.
See Also: Yonkers | Bronxville | Scarsdale | White Plains