Town of Cortlandt, New York
The Town of Cortlandt is located in the northwestern corner of Westchester County, New York. The Town is bounded on the west by the Hudson River, on the north by Putnam County, on the east by the Town of Yorktown and on the south by the Towns of New Castle and Ossining. Cortlandt includes two incorporated villages, Croton-on-Hudson and Buchanan, and several hamlets, including Montrose, Crugers, and Verplanck. The Hudson River, the New York City Watershed Lands, numerous wooded hills and steep slopes, wetland areas and streams define the rural character of the Town.
Commuter service to New York City is available via the Cortlandt train station and the Croton-Harmon Train Station, served by Metro-North Railroad. US Route 9 passes through the town along the Hudson River side.
The town has a total area of 50.2 mi�, nearly 20.93% of which is water.