City At A Glance
About White Plains, NY
White Plains, just 25 miles north of Manhattan, is a thriving city in its own right – a corporate, retail and government center, whose vibrant downtown delights with green space and people-friendly amenities. The city enjoys a wealth of things to do, a rich cultural life and excellent schools; two major universities have campuses here. The city’s many programs for kids won it acclaim from America’s Promise Alliance as one of the country’s Best Communities for Young People for the past two years.