White Plains is a vibrant and evolving city. Located just 35 minutes from Manhattan and 5 minutes from Long Island Sound the location is ideal and proudly houses very satisfied residents. White Plains is not only the home of the Keller Williams NY Realty office but also the county seat of Westchester, the home to celebrated restaurants and nightlife, several artists and galleries as well as historic landmarks and stunning gardens.
The current population is estimated to be 60,000 people and 200,000 during the work week. White Plains not only draws new residents but also national and international companies looking to relocate. From real estate developers and financial investors to small business owners and family run law firms, White Plains offers it all.
While White Plains is celebrated for its part in the national economy it's truly loved for its unique appreciation of culture and the arts. The city has formed several foundations and community groups run by local artists and interested residents to promote the arts and the natural beauty of White Plains. These programs help make art and beauty a part of the city's every day experience. Whether driving to work, walking in the park or shopping in an art gallery our citizens are constantly treated to a visually stimulating environment. Sculptures decorate parks, sidewalks and the entrances to several corporate buildings. For more information you can always visit the White Plains Beautification Foundation or even the White Plains website to browse the city's many options.
If you're looking for a lively nightlife there is always the short train ride to Manhattan or the White Plains downtown area. The city is known throughout Westchester as the center of night life. With countless pubs, lounges and dance clubs White Plains offers an option for every individual and every taste.
For those who like a quiet night out, the restaurants can fulfill your every craving. 42, the stunning new restaurant located on the 42nd floor of the Ritz Carlton located in downtown White Plains has premiered to glowing reviews and the breathtaking views are reason enough to go out for dinner. White Plains restaurants have such varied cuisines, atmospheres and price ranges that anyone can enjoy the spectacular food and people of this city.
Probably one of the most important facets of White Plains living is the shopping. Neiman Marcus and Bloomingdales are two of the major department stores citizens flock to. The two malls, The Galleria and The Westchester are filled with shopping for every budget, Old Navy to Louis Vuitton. No other town matches the quality and quantity ofshopping in White Plains.
Education has also become an important part of White Plains life. Several public and private schools offering many different kinds of education are available and well as the three colleges which offer many associate, bachelor and masters programs.