Westchester County, New York
Westchester County is a county in New York State,about 15 miles north of New York City. Nearly a million people live there. It acts as a suburb of New York, with many of its residents having jobs there. The largest city is Yonkers, and other important cities include White Plains and New Rochelle. The County shares borders with Putnam County to the north, and Fairfield County, Connecticut to the East.