Jefferson Valley is a beautiful hamlet of Yorktown, NY located in Westchester County. Whether you just want a scenic view of the Hudson, looking to get outside of New York City or you want to shop at a mall, Jefferson Valley will give you the best of both worlds.
Jefferson Valley is located within the beautiful and historical town of Yorktown. The town is named after the Battle of Yorktown, which was near Yorktown, Virginia. The town of Yorktown has a splendid historical heritage beginning with the earliest known inhabitants: Mohegan, Osceola, Amwalk, Kitchawan and Mohansic, which are all familiar names of local places. The Mohegans of the Algonquin Nation had habitations within the boundary of Yorktown. Jefferson Valley will offer you a safe getaway from New York City with great scenic views, movie theaters, restaurants, and a mall. New York City is accessible from Jefferson Valley via the Metro North Train.
The convenient Jefferson Valley Mall is located in Yorktown and is a two-level regional shopping center. Jefferson Valley Mall is anchored by Macy’s and Sear’s, with a number of independent shops and brand-name chain stores in between. There are over 90 other specialty shops including H&M, Ann Taylor Loft, American Eagle Outfitters, Bath & Body Works, Champs, Charlotte Russe, The Disney Store, Express, Foot Locker Triplex, Gap, Gymboree, Pacific Sunwear, Things Remembered, Victoria's Secret, Motherhood Maternity, and Zales Jewelers. If you need a break from shopping, the Jefferson Valley Mall also includes an 8-screen United Artists Theatres cinema complex and a 500-seat food court.
Residents of Jefferson Valley attend the Lakeland Central School District, which is the largest suburban district in the county. Its borders push into Putnam County, and then swing south almost to Peekskill. District students live within six different towns in two counties: Westchester County includes the Town of Yorktown (Jefferson Valley, Crompond, Mohegan Lake, Shrub Oak, Yorktown Heights), Town of Cortlandt (Cortlandt Manor), and a small area in the Town of Somers; Putnam County includes areas in the Town of Carmel, Town of Philipstown (Garrison), and Town of Putnam Valley.