Yorktown Heights Information

Yorktown Heights Information

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

General Yorktown Heights Information

State: New York

County: Westchester County

Close cities: Baldwin Place, NY, Putnam Valley, NY, Goldens Bridge, NY, Heritage Hills, NY, Briarcliff Manor, NY, Somers, NY, Amawalk, NY, Purdys, NY, Peekskill, NY, Thornwood, NY, Croton Falls, NY, Jefferson Valley-Yorktown, NY, Millwood, NY, Jefferson-Valley, NY, Lake Mohegan, NY, Katonah, NY, Lincolndale, NY, Shrub Oak, NY, Mohegan Lake, NY, Crompond, NY, Granite Springs, NY, Ossining, NY, Mahopac, NY, Mount Kisco, NY, Lake Peekskill, NY, Mahopac-Falls, NY, Armonk, NY, Bedford, NY, Shenorock, NY, Chappaqua, NY, Crugers, NY, Bedford Hills, NY, Croton-on-Hudson, NY

Yorktown Heights Population (census data)
Total 8,191
Male 4,010 (49.0%)
Female 4,181 (51.0%)

Population Density: 1,438 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 136.4 (US Avg is 100)

Yorktown Heights Elevation: 500 feet above sea level

Land Area: 5.70 square miles

Median Household Income: $107,663

Zip Codes: 10598.

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Yorktown Heights Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.4%)
  • Hispanic (5.6%)
  • Black (2.4%)
  • Chinese (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (31.2%)
  • Irish (21.3%)
  • German (13.0%)
  • Polish (6.7%)
  • English (6.5%)
  • Russian (2.7%)
Foriegn Born: 979 people (12.0%)
  • Europe (45.4%)
  • Asia (28.6%)
  • Latin America (26.1%)

Local Yorktown Heights Sports Teams

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

Yorktown Heights School Information

High Schools
Lakeland Alternative High School (3407 Old Yorktown Road, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Lakeland Central School District District)
Yorktown High School (2727 Crompond Road, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Yorktown Central School District District)
Middle Schools
Lakeland-Copper Beech Middle School (3417 Old Yorktown Road, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Lakeland Central School District District)
Mildred E. Strang Middle School (2701 Crompond Road, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Yorktown Central School District District)
Elementary Schools
Benjamin Franklin Elementary School (3477 Kamhi Drive, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Lakeland Central School District District)
French Hill Elementary School (2051 Baldwin Road, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Yorktown Central School District District)
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (3636 Gomer Street, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Lakeland Central School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Brookside School (2285 Broad Street, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Yorktown Central School District District)
Crompond School (2901 Manor Street, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Yorktown Central School District District)
Mohansic School (704 Locksley Road, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Yorktown Central School District District)
Putnam-Northern Westchester BOCES (200 Boces Drive, Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598 - Putnam-Northern Westchester Boces District)

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