Located in Westchester County, North Castle is a town with three hamlets, including Armonk, Banksville, and North White Plains. It comprises 26.5 square miles in which 10,840 people in 3,583 households dwell. It is home to IBM’s headquarters, a sprawling 127-acre site, that employs 550 people. Swiss Re, a reinsurance company, is another major employer with 665 employees, and M.E. Sharpe, an academic publisher, has its headquarters in Armonk.
Economic opportunities abound in North Castle in the areas of wholesale trade, manufacturing, and construction, and the average yearly wage is $152,807. Outdoor enthusiasts can choose from among 7 parks spanning a total of over a thousand lush acres. 98% of residents have finished high school, and 77% have earned their college degree.
Parents have a variety of schools they can send their children to that rank highly on the Great Schools rubric. These include Wampus School, H C Crittenden Middle School, and Byram Hills High School, all scoring 9 or 10 points out of 10. Students can also attend private school, including Montessori Childrens Room and The Westfield Day School.
The median listing in North Castle is set at $1.39 million or $420 per square foot, and renters pay a median rental fee of $7.9K per month. Currently, there are 51 homes available for purchase, and buyers can also peruse Sotheby’s for premier luxury retreats, villas, chalets, and more. Houses in this area sell remarkably fast, spending just 13 days on the market, and 14 listings were sold last month.
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