Welcome to Buchanan, NY

Welcome SignThe lovely Village of Buchanan is situated in the northwestern corner of Westchester County on the eastern bank of the historic Hudson River. Located within the Town of Cortlandt, the village covers 1.4 square miles. Approximately 20 miles from White Plains, Buchanan is accessible via Routes 9 and 9A, and via Amtrak and Metro north railroads.

Rich in history and amenities, visitors and residents enjoy a thriving shopping district, parks, recreational facilities and more. A wonderful place to live and work, Buchanan is home to Entergy, which provides electricity to the entire region.

Take the Survey!

The Village of Buchanan is working on our new comprehensive plan, and we've posted a survey here on the website to make it easy for you to give us your feedback and express your concerns/views.

Click here to take the survey!

Village Elections & Voter Registration

Village Elections will be on March 21, 2017.

There will be no registration day this year in the Village for the March Elections. If you are ONLY registered in the Village, you must now register with the County in order to vote in the Village election. If you haven't voted in the General Election for the past three years, you must also register with the Westchester County Board of Elections. You may pick up an application at Village Hall from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Any person who has not registered will not be entitled to vote. Please note that you must register by February 24 to be eligible to vote (at least 25 days before the Village Election).