About This Place
New City is a hamlet (and census-designated place), in the Town of Clarkstown Rockland County, New York, United States, part of the New York Metropolitan Area. The hamlet is a suburb of New York City, located 18 miles north of the city at the closest point, Riverdale, The Bronx. Within Rockland County, it is located north of Bardonia; northeast of Nanuet; east of New Hempstead; south of Garnerville; west, straight across Lake Deforest, of Congers. New City's population was 34,038 at the time of the 2000 census, making it one of the most populous CDP/hamlets in the state of New York.
New City is the county seat of Rockland County and the location of the Clarkstown Police Department, and Sheriff's office and corrections facility. It is also the most populous community in Rockland County. The ZIP Code of New City is 10956.
New City is located at 41°8′44″N 73°59′42″W / 41.14556°N 73.995°W / 41.14556; -73.995 (41.145495, −73.994901).