Yonkers, NY Overview

Conveniently located on the New York City border with a 20-minute commuting time, Yonkers is the oldest and largest city in Westchester County.  Boasting a highly developed transportation system that also includes bus transit service and access to major thoroughfares, Yonkers serves as a residential community for commuters as well as a bustling commercial center in its own right.  This diverse city of tree-shaded suburbs, businesses, and neighborhoods is comprised of diverse cultures and varying economic levels.  Most of the home styles are Victorians and older Colonials.  Some of the larger homes have been converted into attractive multi-family dwellings.  The recreational amenities include lush parks, tennis courts, skating rinks, country clubs, senior and youth centers, lakes, swimming pools, trails, and golf courses.


Population Growth (since 2000) 4%
Population Density (ppl / mile) 11,322.00
Household Size (ppl) 2.576
Households w/ Children 29%

Housing Stability

Annual Residential Turnover 0%
5+ Years in Residency 35%
Median Year in Residency 2.99

Housing Inventory

Yonkers, NY Housing Inventory 41,378 6,599 36,524 41,378 6,599 36,524

Market Overview

964 listings with an estimated median price of $407,000

Price Count
$0 - 100K 1
$100K - 200K 244
$200K - 300K 154
$300K - 400K 82
$400K - 500K 87
$500K - 600K 131
$600K - 700K 88
$700K - 800K 70
$800K - 900K 39
$900K - 1M 24
$1M - Max 44
Property Type Count
Single Family 893
Townhouse 23
Commercial 19
Rental 70
Lots and Land 27
CoOp 2

(Data as of 8/5/2021)

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Yonkers, NY Population Demographics

Total: 203,929


Median Age: 39.46

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Temperature (degrees F)

Yonkers, NY Temperature

Weather Risk

Yonkers, NY Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Education Climate Index

Yonkers, NY Education Climate Index

Highest Education Level Attained

Yonkers, NY Highest Education Level Attained 12,841 37,364 24,461 12,109 18,172 25,088 10,496 12,841 37,364 12,109 18,172

Employment and Finance


Yonkers, NY Workforce

Income by dollar range (Median Income: $63,012)

Yonkers, NY Income by dollar range 6,461 3,405 3,360 3,708 3,572 2,952 3,031 3,292 2,461 5,138 7,156 9,804 7,620 4,938 6,587 2,475 1,055 887

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

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Smoking Ban

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The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 1.0, so a score of 2.0 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 0.50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Yonkers, NY Crime

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