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Population in 2012: 198,449 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.2%
 

Males: 94,211  (47.5%)
Females: 104,238  (52.5%)

Median resident age:  37.6 years
New York median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 10703, 10704, 10705, 10710.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,298 (it was $44,663 in 2000)
Yonkers:

$55,298
NY:

$56,448
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $29,155

Yonkers city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $412,600 (it was $214,100 in 2000)
Yonkers:

$412,600
NY:

$280,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $458,080; Detached houses: $550,512; Townhouses or other attached units: $404,820; In 2-unit structures: $514,620; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $407,697; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $247,168; Mobile homes: $614,835

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,152.

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  • White alone - 82,002 (41.3%)
  • Hispanic - 71,197 (35.9%)
  • Black alone - 30,482 (15.4%)
  • Asian alone - 11,647 (5.9%)
  • Two or more races - 2,578 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 419 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 132 (0.07%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Yonkers: 158.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Italian (15.7%), Irish (11.3%), German (4.2%), West Indian (3.6%), Polish (2.8%), United States (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/12/1855

Elevation: 80 feet

Land area: 18.1 square miles.

Population density: 10,978 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Yonkers:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Yonkers city:

  • Never married: 39.0%
  • Now married: 42.7%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

58,072 residents are foreign born (15.4% Latin America, 6.2% Europe, 4.6% Asia).

This city:  28.9%
New York:  22.6%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 107 registered sex offenders living in Yonkers, New York as of October 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Yonkers to the number of sex offenders is 1,855 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $8,318 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $8,396 (2.1%)

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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (15.3 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (16.6 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Bronxville, NY (1.4 miles ), Tuckahoe, NY (1.5 miles ), Mount Vernon, NY (1.6 miles ), Eastchester, NY (1.8 miles ), Hastings-on-Hudson, NY (1.9 miles ), Alpine borough, NJ (1.9 miles ), Pelham, NY (1.9 miles ), New Rochelle, NY (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $149,900
  • 2001: 30 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $180,600
  • 2003: 24 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2004: 92 buildings, average cost: $186,400
  • 2005: 38 buildings, average cost: $226,400
  • 2006: 31 buildings, average cost: $228,500
  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $237,900
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $317,300
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $231,700
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $259,900
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $207,000

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 40.94 N, Longitude: 73.86 W

Yonkers nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): The Terrace City, Junkers, Yonk-a-tonk

Daytime population change due to commuting: -21,726 (-10.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 26,898 (31.7%)

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Crime rates in Yonkers by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 166131315981098974
per 100,000 8.03.16.66.67.64.64.15.04.54.04.53.62.0
Rapes 37151125232131444236293528
per 100,000 18.57.65.612.711.610.615.722.221.017.814.617.814.1
Robberies 465473419454457518498424447475455463422
per 100,000 232.9240.8211.7229.8231.1262.4252.9214.1223.9234.9228.3235.2212.6
Assaults 463441450387447422441400416446402487679
per 100,000 231.9224.5227.3195.9226.0213.8223.9201.9208.4220.6201.7247.4342.1
Burglaries 860837746816713641651642653620521753535
per 100,000 430.7426.1376.8413.0360.5324.7330.5324.1327.1306.6261.4382.5269.6
Thefts 2,7892,7462,2252,1852,3422,2772,4001,9942,1212,1822,0862,0171,799
per 100,000 1396.91397.81124.01105.91184.21153.41218.61006.71062.51079.21046.71024.6906.5
Auto thefts 1,050901812788677488451376352343244298231
per 100,000 525.9458.6410.2398.8342.3247.2229.0189.8176.3169.6122.4151.4116.4
Arson 70654736373433354035271514
per 100,000 35.133.123.718.218.717.216.817.720.017.313.57.67.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 293.9268.9246.4252.5255.2243.2247.3224.9228.8229.6213.0236.3226.4

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Yonkers detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 677 (608 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
New York average:

3.23

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Yonkers, New York accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.9%
New York:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +7,824 (+4.2%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Yonkers-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/15/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the Yonkers city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.7 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Yonkers-area historical earthquake activity is above New York state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 17.4 miles away from Yonkers center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Westchester County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Blizzards: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Bill Tytla - Animator, Tommy Dreamer - Professional wrestler, John B. Taylor - Economist, James Cagney - (1899-1986), actor, Eddie Kingston - Professional wrestler, Joe Avezzano - Football player and coach, Jadakiss - Rapper, George Wright (sportsman) - Major League Baseball player, Carlos Alazraqui - Comedian, Michael Fox (American actor) - Television actor.

Main business address for: HUDSON VALLEY HOLDING CORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), EVCI Career Colleges Holding Corp (SERVICES-EDUCATIONAL SERVICES), COMPREHENSIVE HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS INC (MEN'S & BOYS' FURNISHINGS, WORK CLOTHING, AND ALLIED GARMENTS), ADVANCED VIRAL RESEARCH CORP (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Yonkers:

  • SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, 44 VARK STREET)
  • ST. JOSEPHS HOSP. HLTH CTR-YONKERS (Dialysis Facility, 127 SOUTH BROADWAY)
  • YONKERS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, 575 YONKERS AVENUE)
  • YONKERS EAST DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, 5 ODELL PLAZA)
  • ELDERSERVE LONG TERM HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 6 EXECUTIVE PLAZA)
  • OLOM HOME CARE/ST MARYS METRO HOME CARE FOR KIDS (Home Health Center, ONE EXECUTIVE BOULEVARD)
  • ST JOSEPHS HOSP YONKERS LTHHCP (Home Health Center, 81 SOUTH BROADWAY)
  • RICHMOND CHILDREN'S CENTER (Hospital, 43 LAKE AVE)
  • RICHMOND CHILDREN'S CENTER (Hospital, 18 COOK AVE)
  • RICHMOND CHILDREN'S CENTER (Hospital, 919 N BROADWAY)
  • ST JOHN'S RIVERSIDE HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 976 NORTH BROADWAY)
  • ST JOSEPH'S MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 127 SOUTH BROADWAY)
  • YONKERS GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, TWO PARK AVE)
  • YOUNG ADULT INSTITUTE (Hospital, 1 ROSE LANE)
  • ELIZABETH SETON PEDIATRIC CENTER (Nursing Home, 300 CORPORATE BLVD SOUTH)
  • GUILD HOME FOR AGED BLIND (Nursing Home, 75 STRATTON STREET)
  • MICHAEL MALOTZ SKILLED NURSING PAVILLION (Nursing Home, 120 ODELL AVENUE)
  • REGENCY EXTENDED CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 65 ASHBURTON AVENUE)
  • SANS SOUCI REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 115 PARK AVENUE)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSP HRF (Nursing Home, 127 SOUTH BROADWAY)
  • ST JOSEPHS HOSP NURSING HOME OF YONKERS N Y (Nursing Home, 127 SOUTH BROADWAY)

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Amtrak station:

YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.cityofyonkers.com

Colleges/Universities in Yonkers:

  • Cochran School of Nursing (Full-time enrollment: 60; Location: 967 North Broadway-Andrus Pavillion-Saint John's Riverside; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cochranschoolofnursing.us)
  • Saint Josephs Seminary and College (FT enrollment: 44; Location: 201 Seminary Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.archny.org; Offers Master's degree)
  • St Joseph's Medical Center School of Radiography (FT enrollment: 30; Location: 127 S Broadway; Private, not-for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Yonkers:

  • Manhattan College (about 5 miles; Bronx, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,094)
  • Iona College (about 5 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,506)
  • CUNY Lehman College (about 5 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 6,257)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 6 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,494)
  • Mercy College (about 6 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 5,386)
  • Fordham University (about 6 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 10,908)
  • CUNY Bronx Community College (about 7 miles; Bronx, NY; FT enrollment: 6,016)

Public high schools in Yonkers:

Private high schools in Yonkers:

  • CAROL AND FRANK BIONDI EDUCATIONAL CENTER (Students: 508; Location: 463 HAWTHORNE AVE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • SACRED HEART HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 393; Location: 34 CONVENT AVE; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • HUDSON VIEW CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 52; Location: 170 HUDSON TER; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Yonkers:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Yonkers:

  • ST EUGENE SCHOOL (Students: 365; Location: 707 TUCKAHOE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • WESTCHESTER SCHOOL FOR SPECIAL CHILDREN (Students: 353; Location: 45 PARK AVE; Grades: PK - PK)
  • ANDALUSIA SCHOOL (Students: 309; Location: 380 WALNUT ST; Grades: PK - 10)
  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST (Students: 306; Location: 670 YONKERS AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ANDALUSIA SCHOOL (Students: 286; Location: 380 WALNUT ST; Grades: PK - 10)
  • ST ANTHONY SCHOOL (Students: 255; Location: 1395 NEPPERHAN AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SACRED HEART GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 251; Location: 34 CONVENT AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • YONKERS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 235; Location: 229 N BROADWAY; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OAKVIEW PREP SCHOOL OF SDA (Students: 220; Location: 29 CHESTNUT ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST BARTHOLOMEW SCHOOL (Students: 213; Location: 278 SAW MILL RIVER RD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Yonkers, School District: YONKERS CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Yonkers:

  • YONKERS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,349,074; Location: ONE LARKIN CENTER; 348,480 books; 767 e-books; 39,851 audio materials; 32,221 video materials; 47 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 756 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Please include Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church. Also number of Jewish Temples and other Eastern Orthodox Churches such as Russian & Ukrainian.
  • Sarah Lawrence College is located in Yonkers, NY

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Notable locations in Yonkers: Getty Square (A), Corinthian Yacht Club (B), Yonkers Raceway (C), Greystone Station (D), Sprain Lake Golf Course (E), Hudson River Country Club (F), Yonkers Tennis Center (G), Yonkers Toll Bridge (H), Yonkers Joint Wastewater Treatment Plant (I), Dunwoodie Golf Course (J), Yonkers Yacht Club (K), Yonkers Station (L), South Westchester Executive Park (M), Ludlow Station (N), J F Kennedy Memorial Marina (O), Glenwood Station (P), Sprain Ridge House of Rest (Q), Robert W Cacace Justice Center (R), Saint Mary's Hall (S), Yonkers City Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Waldbaums Shopping Center (1), Greenway Shopping Center (2), Cross Country Shopping Center (3), Central Plaza Shopping Center (4), High Ridge Plaza Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Yonkers include: Temple Emanu-el (A), Asbury Crestwood United Methodist Church (B), Calvary Evangelistic Assembly (C), Church of God of Prophecy (D), Church of Our Saviour (E), Community Baptist Church (F), Community Memorial Baptist Church (G), Dixon African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (H), Our Lady of Fatima Center (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Johns Cemetery (1), Saint Josephs Cemetery (2), Saint Marys Cemetery (3), Sherwood Park Cemetery (4), Oakland Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Crestwood Lake (A), Grassy Sprain Reservoir (B), Hillview Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sprain Brook (A), Saw Mill River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Yonkers include: Clemens Memorial Park (1), Leslie Sutherland Park (2), Sullivan Oval (3), Sprain Ridge Park (4), Smith Memorial Park (5), E Wetmore Kinsley Park (6), Columbus Park (7), Larkin Plaza (8), Washington Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: A-1 Amusmnt CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 301 Walnut Street) (1), Cross County Children's Entertainment Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 6 Upper Mall Walk) (2), Empire Vending (Amusement & Theme Parks; 15 Lockwood Avenue) (3), Batson Communications and Entertainment Company (Arcades & Amusements; 66 Caryl Avenue) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotel: Dunwoodie Motor Inn (300 Yonkers Avenue) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Courts: Eastchester Town - Justice Court- Court Clerk (40 Mill Road) (1), Coutinho Joe (257 Valentine) (2), Hudson Court Owners Corporation (679 Warburton) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Westchester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 32.8. This is about average.
City:

32.8
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.430. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.430
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.28. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

4.28
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 21.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.5
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

20.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 17.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.5
U.S.:

22.9
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.0
U.S.:

9.6
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.1072

Drinking water stations with addresses in Yonkers and their reported violations in the past:

VIEW HILL CO-OP ASSOCIATION (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Yonkers that have no violations reported:

  • WINGDALE PIZZA EXPRESS #2 (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.5%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.3% for Black residents, 25.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.2% for other race residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.7%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Yonkers, NY

People in group quarters in Yonkers in 2010:

  • 1,247 people in college/university student housing
  • 864 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 391 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 319 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 185 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 106 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 58 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 41 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 29 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 28 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 16 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Yonkers in 2000:

  • 801 people in nursing homes
  • 707 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 171 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 170 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 130 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 125 people in religious group quarters
  • 73 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 56 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 40 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 35 people in other group homes
  • 12 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Yonkers compared to New York state average:

Yonkers, New York environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.


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Banks with most branches in Yonkers (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 11 branches. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Centuck Branch, Getty Square Branch, Bryn Mawr Branch, Yonkers Avenue Branch, Odell Branch, Cross County Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Hudson Valley Bank, National Association: Rockledge Branch, Scarsdale Road Branch, Mclean Avenue Branch, Lake Avenue Branch, Getty Square Branch, Grassy Sprain Branch. Info updated 2012/03/13: Bank assets: $2,794.2 mil, Deposits: $2,433.4 mil, headquarters in Stamford, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: Hudson Valley Holding Corp.
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: East Yonkers Branch, Getty Square Branch, Woodlawn Branch, Central Park Avenue Branch, North Yonkers Branch, South Yonkers Branch. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • Bank of America, National Association: Grey Stone Branch, Cross County Center Branch, Getty Square Branch, Mclean Avenue Branch, Central Plaza Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • New York Commercial Bank: 2320 Central Park Ave Branch, Yonkers Branch, The Yonkers Savings And Loan Assoc., Fa Branch, 1759 Central Park Avenue Branch. Info updated 2010/12/14: Bank assets: $2,585.3 mil, Deposits: $1,896.7 mil, headquarters in Westbury, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Yonkers Branch at 2143 Central Park Avenue, branch established on 2004/09/30; Yonkers Branch at 760 Mclean Ave, branch established on 2006/03/31. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Yonkers Waterfrint Branch at 66 Main Street, branch established on 2010/04/26; 2500 Central Park Ave. Branch at 2500 Central Park Ave., branch established on 1934/09/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Yonkers Branch at 2371 Central Park Avenue, branch established on 2004/03/31; Yonkers S And S Branch at 111 Vredenberg Avenue, branch established on 2006/01/12. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • 7 other banks with 8 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Yonkers, New York:

  • Holiday Inn Of Yonkers, 125 Tuckahoe Rd, Yonkers, NY 10710 , Phone: (914) 476-3800, Fax: (914) 423-3555
  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 160 Corporate Blvd, Yonkers, NY 10701 , Phone: (914) 377-1144, Fax: (914) 377-1142
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Yonkers, New York

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Yonkers travel time to work - commute


Yonkers mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (45%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (40%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Yonkers city (based on Westchester County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.46%
Here70.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents72.2%14.4%2.3%1.7%1.6%
Congregations20.0%12.9%10.2%7.1%5.4%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAMuslim EstimateEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents1.0%0.9%0.9%0.6%4.4%
Congregations4.4%0.8%3.5%4.8%30.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 417
This county:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Westchester County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
This county:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Westchester County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
Westchester County:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.6%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.1%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Westchester County:

17.8%
New York:

15.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 133$800,102$72,1900$0
Other Government Administration 53$279,360$63,2510$0
Judicial and Legal 22$142,103$77,5110$0
Police Protection - Officers 629$5,459,149$104,1490$0
Police - Other 56$272,906$58,48024$26,576
Firefighters 434$4,213,597$116,5050$0
Streets and Highways 30$164,463$65,7850$0
Welfare 44$168,270$45,8920$0
Solid Waste Management 191$1,124,842$70,67150$26,150
Sewerage 23$136,322$71,1250$0
Parks and Recreation 63$164,500$31,33359$12,802
Housing and Community Development(Local) 103$511,976$59,6480$0
Water Supply 40$217,123$65,1370$0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 1,093$5,684,810$62,4131,043$1,819,432
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 1,169$2,868,348$29,444771$1,189,309
Local Libraries 178$434,514$29,2930$0
Other and Unallocable 39$195,055$60,0172$2,010
Totals for Government 4,300$22,837,440$63,7321,949$3,076,279

Yonkers government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Libraries: $81,910,000 ($412.75)
    General - Other: $9,672,000 ($48.74)
    Regular Highways: $8,872,000 ($44.71)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,849,000 ($29.47)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,731,000 ($13.76)
    Police Protection: $1,698,000 ($8.56)
    Sewerage: $1,065,000 ($5.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $871,000 ($4.39)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $434,781,000 ($2190.90)
    General - Other: $111,358,000 ($561.14)
    Police Protection: $74,857,000 ($377.21)
    Local Fire Protection: $47,126,000 ($237.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,973,000 ($100.65)
    Water Utilities: $13,175,000 ($66.39)
    Libraries: $9,291,000 ($46.82)
    Housing and Community Development: $8,244,000 ($41.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,065,000 ($40.64)
    Central Staff Services: $6,206,000 ($31.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,979,000 ($30.13)
    General Public Buildings: $5,946,000 ($29.96)
    Parking Facilities: $3,836,000 ($19.33)
    Financial Administration: $3,287,000 ($16.56)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,448,000 ($12.34)
    Sewerage: $1,798,000 ($9.06)
    Regular Highways: $1,402,000 ($7.06)
    Health - Other: $556,000 ($2.80)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $24,608,000 ($124.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $4,973,000 ($25.06)
    Financial Administration: $2,457,000 ($12.38)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $8,767,000 ($44.18)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,485,000 ($17.56)
    Water Utilities: $593,000 ($2.99)
    Parking Facilities: $257,000 ($1.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $432,530,000 ($2179.55)

Yonkers government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $6,255,000 ($31.52)
    Parking Facilities: $3,894,000 ($19.62)
    Sewerage: $2,597,000 ($13.09)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,528,000 ($12.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,406,000 ($7.08)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $210,000 ($1.06)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $24,000 ($0.12)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $7,448,000 ($37.53)
    Education: $29,000 ($0.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $715,000 ($3.60)
    Highways: $454,000 ($2.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,798,000 ($54.41)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,872,000 ($44.71)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,052,000 ($25.46)
    Special Assessments: $4,266,000 ($21.50)
    Rents: $258,000 ($1.30)
    Sale of Property: $12,000 ($0.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $13,853,000 ($69.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $290,962,000 ($1466.18)
    General Local Government Support: $81,812,000 ($412.26)
    All Other: $8,451,000 ($42.59)
  • Tax - Property: $228,292,000 ($1150.38)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $57,501,000 ($289.75)
    Other License: $33,196,000 ($167.28)
    Individual Income: $23,869,000 ($120.28)
    Public Utilities Sales: $8,426,000 ($42.46)
    Other Selective Sales: $98,000 ($0.49)

Yonkers government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $418,105,000 ($2106.86)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,660,000 ($1968.57)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $131,261,000 ($661.43)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $120,268,000 ($606.04)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $52,640,000 ($265.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,195,000 ($126.96)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $10,993,000 ($55.39)

Yonkers government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $86,866,000 ($437.72)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $123,559,000 ($622.62)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $120,268,000 ($606.04)

4.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($84,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
New York average:

5.41%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,653 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.17%
New York average:

0.24%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Bronx County, NY  1.07% ($51,090 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.69% ($170,036)
from Queens County, NY  0.29% ($76,988)


5.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($80,895 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
New York average:

6.26%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,925 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Bronx County, NY  0.57% ($40,009 average AGI)
to New York County, NY  0.56% ($98,757)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.50% ($116,933)

Strongest AM radio stations in Yonkers:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WWRV (1330 AM; 10 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Yonkers:

  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTN (93.5 FM; NEW ROCHELLE, NY; Owner: HUDSON-WESTCHESTER RADIO, INC.)
  • WFDU (89.1 FM; TEANECK, NJ; Owner: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFUV (90.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FORDHAM UNIVERSITY)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Yonkers:

  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Yonkers fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 179
Total length: 960 meters (3,150ft)
Total costs: $702,466,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,418,368
Total average daily truck traffic: 192,147

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 1
  • 1900-1909: 5
  • 1910-1919: 7
  • 1920-1929: 22
  • 1930-1939: 21
  • 1940-1949: 4
  • 1950-1959: 38
  • 1960-1969: 15
  • 1970-1979: 32
  • 1980-1989: 7
  • 1990-1999: 11
  • 2000-2009: 14
  • 2010-2012: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Yonkers, NY


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • 215 Seminary Ave (Lat: 40.931944 Lon: -73.862500), Type: 96.0, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 9149687800, Adnyitv@connectinc.Com, 215 SEMINARY AVE
  • 730 E Grassy Sprain Rd (Lat: 40.973056 Lon: -73.844722), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 61 m
    Registrant: 9143777317, , 104 S BROADWAY
  • 1841 Central Ave (Lat: 40.962500 Lon: -73.841667), Type: 73.0, Overall height: 72 m
    Registrant: 9146361460, , ONE BROADCAST FORUM

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Yonkers, NY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

329 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Yonkers)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Yonkers)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 52 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED151$371,834803$231,0421,085$267,24871$145,31025$1,097,88041$237,0730$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED22$357,72770$226,843159$316,95017$73,9412$193,5006$270,6670$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED81$378,136271$192,284847$311,504101$68,1299$410,88976$231,9341$3,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN41$361,634105$268,057438$305,92718$236,8336$4,896,16721$314,0001$437,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS16$363,12556$210,536184$288,69613$110,8460$09$268,4440$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 52 tracts in Yonkers, NY

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 43 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED148$202,16217$222,0591$61,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED55$225,5092$176,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED47$152,29812$323,5001$61,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN26$157,2315$279,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$310,6360$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1206
  • Hazardous Condition: 1899
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Yonkers


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Yonkers, NY

Most common first names in Yonkers, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2,24674.4 years
Mary2,17580.7 years
Joseph1,56974.8 years
William1,10373.6 years
Anna1,06081.3 years
Frank85075.3 years
Helen81179.4 years
James80771.7 years
Margaret78879.0 years
Michael70673.0 years
Most common last names in Yonkers, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith27473.8 years
Brown16473.3 years
Johnson14872.6 years
Williams14570.4 years
Murphy13876.3 years
Kelly11675.1 years
Miller11576.5 years
Sullivan11274.5 years
Cohen10177.4 years
Davis10076.1 years
Businesses in Yonkers, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Kohl's1
ALDO2La-Z-Boy1
AT&T1LensCrafters1
Aeropostale2Macy's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marshalls1
Applebee's2MasterBrand Cabinets6
AutoZone1McDonald's8
Avenue1Motherhood Maternity1
Bakers1New York & Co2
Bally Total Fitness1Nike12
Baskin-Robbins4Old Navy1
Bath & Body Works1Outback1
Bebe1Outback Steakhouse1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Papa John's Pizza1
Ben & Jerry's2Payless3
Burger King2Penske1
Burlington Coat Factory1PetSmart1
CVS4RadioShack2
Casual Male XL1Ramada1
Charlotte Russe1Raymour & Flanigan1
Cinnabon 1Rite Aid1
Costco1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Curves1SAS Shoes1
DHL3Sears1
Decora Cabinetry1Sprint Nextel6
Domino's Pizza2Staples2
Dunkin Donuts12Starbucks2
Express1T.G.I. Driday's1
FedEx11T.J.Maxx1
Finish Line1Taco Bell1
Foot Locker2The Cheesecake Factory1
Forever 211The Room Place2
GNC3Toys"R"Us3
GameStop2True Value2
Gap2U-Haul4
H&M1UPS14
H&R Block6Verizon Wireless2
Haagen-Dazs1Victoria's Secret1
Harmon Face Values1Walgreens3
Home Depot1Wendy's1
IHOP1Wet Seal1
Jones New York4White Castle1
KFC3YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Yonkers, NY


Yonkers on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 (10705) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Jordanian first ancestries"
  • #28 (10710) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Cypriot first ancestries"
  • #51 (10704) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Albanian first ancestries"
  • #68 (10704) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Italian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #97 (10710) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of West Indian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Raymond Anthony Joao (35)
  • John F. Bulzacchelli (28)
  • Ugochukwu C. Njoku (18)
  • William H. Mckenna (16)
  • Ashique Rafique (11)
  • Amith Singhee (11)
  • Rodric Rabbah (9)
  • Edward J. Mccabe (6)
  • Darya Burakov (6)
  • Matthew L. Hill (6)

Total of 325 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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