Yonkers Information

Yonkers Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Yonkers, NY

General Yonkers Information

State: New York

County: Westchester County

Close cities: Dobbs Ferry, NY, White Plains, NY, Pearl River, NY, Harbor Hills, NY, Sparkill, NY, Blauvelt, NY, Tuckahoe, NY, Melrose, NY, Elmsford, NY, Valhalla, NY, Bronxville, NY, Ardsley, NY, Tappan, NY, Hastings on Hudson, NY, Pelham, NY, Saddle Rock, NY, South Nyack, NY, Whitestone, NY, The Bronx, NY, Eastchester, NY, New Rochelle, NY, Mount Vernon, NY, Scarsdale, NY, Washington Heights, NY, Hartsdale, NY, Pelham Manor, NY, Piermont, NY, Grand View-on-Hudson, NY, Irvington, NY, Nanuet, NY, Larchmont, NY, Orangeburg, NY

Yonkers Population (census data)
Total 199,244 (+1.4% since 2000)
Male 93,615 (47.0%)
Female 105,629 (53.0%)

Population Density: 11,022 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 157.9 (US Avg is 100)

Yonkers Elevation: 80 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1855

Land Area: 18.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $55,244

Zip Codes: 10705, 10704, 10701, 10703, 10710, 10702, 10709, 10707, 10708, and 10706.

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Yonkers Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (50.7%)
  • Hispanic (25.9%)
  • Black (16.6%)
  • Other race (13.4%)
  • Two or more races (4.4%)
  • Asian Indian (2.3%)
  • Filipino (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (18.8%)
  • Irish (12.9%)
  • German (4.7%)
  • Polish (3.3%)
  • West Indian (3.3%)
  • United States (2.6%)
Foriegn Born: 51,687 people (25.9%)
  • Latin America (52.4%)
  • Europe (29.1%)
  • Asia (18.5%)

Local Yonkers Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NFL Football: New York Giants, New York Jets
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New York Islanders, New Jersey Devils, New York Rangers

Yonkers School Information

High Schools
Gorton High School (100 Shonnard Place, Yonkers, NY, 10703 - Yonkers City School District District)
Gorton High School AOIT (100 Shonnard Place, Yonkers, NY, 10703 - Yonkers Public Schools District)
Lincoln High School (375 Kneeland Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10704 - Yonkers City School District District)
Lincoln High School AOF (375 Kneeland Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10704 - Yonkers Public Schools District)
M L K Jr. High Tech & Computer Magnet School (135 Locust Hill Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
Roosevelt High School (631 Tuckahoe Road, Yonkers, NY, 10710 - Yonkers City School District District)
Saunders Trades & Technical High School (183 Palmer Road, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
Yonkers High School (150 Rockland Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
Middle Schools
Commerce Middle School (190 North Broadway, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
Emerson Middle School (160 Bolmer Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10703 - Yonkers City School District District)
Mark Twain Middle School (160 Woodlawn Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10704 - Yonkers City School District District)
Museum Middle School (565 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
Yonkers Middle School (150 Rockland Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Cedar Place Elementary School (20 Cedar Place, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Casimir Pulaski School (150 Kings Cross, Yonkers, NY, 10583 - Yonkers City School District District)
Charter School Of Educational Excellence (260 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Charter School Of Educational Excellence District)
Enrico Fermi School For The Performing Arts (27 Poplar Street, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
Eugenio Maria De Hostos Microsociety School (75 Morris Street, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
Family School 32 (One Montclair Place, Yonkers, NY, 10710 - Yonkers City School District District)
Kahlil Gibran School (18 Rosedale Road, Yonkers, NY, 10710 - Yonkers City School District District)
Montessori School 27 (132 Valentine Lane, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
Montessori School 31 (7 Ravenswood Road, Yonkers, NY, 10710 - Yonkers City School District District)
Museum School 25 (579 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
Paideia School 15 (175 Westchester Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10707 - Yonkers City School District District)
Paideia School 24 (50 Colin Street, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
Patricia A. Dichiaro School (373 Bronxville Road, Yonkers, NY, 10708 - Yonkers City School District District)
Pearls Hawthorne School (350 Hawthorne Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
Robert C. Dodson School (105 Avondale Road, Yonkers, NY, 10710 - Yonkers City School District District)
Rosmarie Ann Siragusa School (60 Crescent Place, Yonkers, NY, 10704 - Yonkers City School District District)
Scholastic Academy For Academic Excellence (77 Park Hill Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 11 - Montessori School (99 Wakefield Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10704 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 13 (195 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 16 (759 North Broadway, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 17 (745 Midland Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10704 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 21 (100 Lee Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10705 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 22 (1408 Nepperhan Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10703 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 23 (56 Van Cortland Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 29 (47 Croydon Road, Yonkers, NY, 10710 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 30 (30 Nevada Place, Yonkers, NY, 10708 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 5 (118 Lockwood Avenue, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Yonkers City School District District)
School 9 (53 Fairview Street, Yonkers, NY, 10703 - Yonkers City School District District)
Yonkers Campus (108 Shonnard Place, Yonkers, NY, 10701 - Greenburgh-North Castle Union Free School District District)

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