Introducing the Town of Webster


Welcome to Webster, New York, where life is worth living! If you have never visited our community, we extend to you an open invitation. Webster is home to a number of established and start-up companies that provide jobs and services to area residents. There are also a variety of local businesses that are represented by the Webster Chamber of Commerce.


Webster places a high value on its pristine environment. The town recently purchased 1,023 acres of land to be used for hiking trails and other recreational activities for current and future generations. Webster also offers numerous parks throughout the town and village, including Webster Park and its breathtaking views of Lake Ontario. Also unique to the region is the Webster Arboretum in Kent Park, which has an incredible variety of plants, flowers, shrubs, and trees.

Webster Public Library

More than 350,000 people a year visit the Webster Public Library. The library features a children's room with a one-of-a-kind environment in a park-like setting. There is also an expanded periodicals section, with new magazines constantly being added to the collection. Webster Public Library is so unique that officials from other Monroe County libraries have used ours as a model when building new libraries in their communities.


With more than 40,000 residents, Webster offers a variety of housing options, including family-oriented subdivisions, historic homes, and low-maintenance patio home neighborhoods for people on the go. We also offer communities specially designed for senior citizens and rural areas geared toward a country lifestyle.


There are numerous churches representing a variety of religious denominations located throughout Webster. Several service clubs have chapters within the town and its surrounding areas. The Parks and Recreation Department also offers numerous programs and activities for town residents of all ages.


The proximity of State Route 104 to Webster allows motorists the convenience of being able to travel to and from downtown Rochester or the Greater Rochester International Airport within 15-25 minutes. With an excellent geographical location, business and educational opportunities, and a friendly, community environment, Webster has something to offer to everyone.