Malverne is a village in the town of Hempstead in Nassau County, New York, United States. The population was 8,934 at the 2000 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.0 square miles (2.7 km²), all of it land.
Malverne was originally settled by the Rockaway Indians at an unknown point in history with the current Ocean Avenue serving as an Indian path. Western settlements can be dated back to the 1790s when the Cornwell family first settled and began farming the area.