ibmHome to the Town’s largest corporate entity, the huge IBM, T.J. Watson Research Center, Kitchawan lies on the southern border of Yorktown. Under the police supervision of Sgt. Craig Scatola, Kitchawan also includes a major reservoir and the Teatown Lake Nature Preservation .

Major highways include Rt. 134, and Rt. 100. Kitchawan is  covered by the Yorktown Volunteer Fire Department for fire responses and the Yorktown Volunteer Ambulance Corps or for EMS responses.