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South Salem, New York

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Country  United States
County  Westchester
GNIS feature ID  965860
Local time  Tuesday 12:28 AM
State  New York
Time zone  Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
Elevation  165 m
Area code  914

Weather  5°C, Wind NE at 2 km/h, 100% Humidity

South Salem is a hamlet in Lewisboro, Westchester County, New York. It is part of the New York metropolitan area. The county ranks second for wealthiest counties in New York State and the ninth wealthiest county nationally (based on per-capita income). In the town center is a post office, the town hall, a library and a recycling center.


Map of South Salem, NY, USA

Notable residents have included the 33rd Vice President of the United States Henry A. Wallace, Major John Andre (British spy held captive), Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards, the photographer O. Winston Link, the artist Charles Sheeler (American, 1883–1965), the pianist Hélène Grimaud, the composer and arranger Clare Grundman, the singer and musical stage headliner Sally Ann Howes, the actress Colleen Dewhurst, and notorious real estate scion Robert Durst.

The Osborn-Bouton-Mead House was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.


Katonah-Lewisboro School District serves South Salem.

Meadow Pond Elementary School is in South Salem.


South Salem, New York Wikipedia