Rye is a suburb of New York City with a population of 15,862. Coastal lifestyles, timeless elegance and commuter convenience converge in Rye, NY, arguably one of New York City's most interesting suburbs and a true destination. Rye is in Westchester County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Long a destination as a seaside resort town, the Rye of today is an upscale bedroom community where the best of everything coexists in one place . Living in Rye offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Rye there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. The public schools in Rye are highly rated.