Yorktown, New York

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Population in 2010: 36,081.
Population change since 2000: -0.7%
 
Males: 17,386  (48.2%)
Females: 18,695  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

43.6 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 10598.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $119,407 (it was $83,819 in 2000)
Yorktown:

$119,407
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $49,466 (it was $33,570 in 2000)

Yorktown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $458,672 (it was $239,300 in 2000)
Yorktown:

$458,672
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $707,138; detached houses: $829,924; townhouses or other attached units: $565,681; in 2-unit structures: $583,576; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $384,379; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $292,405; mobile homes: $163,146; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $173,979
March 2019 cost of living index in Yorktown: 161.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Yorktown, NY (2010)
    • 29,48781.7%White alone
    • 3,3769.4%Hispanic
    • 1,6894.7%Asian alone
    • 1,0152.8%Black alone
    • 4041.1%Two or more races
    • 690.2%Other race alone
    • 350.10%American Indian alone
    • 60.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Yorktown detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Yorktown, New York as of October 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Yorktown is 36,081 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: Italian (34.2%), Irish (22.6%), German (13.0%), English (6.4%), Polish (5.2%), Russian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/19/1781

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 36.7 square miles.

Population density: 983 people per square mile   (low).

Yorktown, New York map

3,805 residents are foreign born (5.5% Europe, 2.5% Asia, 2.1% Latin America).

This town:

10.5%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Yorktown town:

2.7% ($6,524)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarkstown, NY (14.0 miles , pop. 82,082).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (30.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Crompond, NY (1.2 miles ),
Yorktown Heights, NY (1.2 miles ),
Jefferson Valley-Yorktown, NY (1.6 miles ),
Lake Mohegan, NY (1.8 miles ),
Shrub Oak, NY (1.9 miles ),
Shenorock, NY (2.2 miles ),
Cortlandt, NY (2.2 miles ),
Somers, NY (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.28 N, Longitude: 73.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 914

Distribution of median household income in Yorktown, NY in 2017

Yorktown satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 81 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 1998: 64 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 1999: 62 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2000: 48 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2001: 85 buildings, average cost: $223,300
  • 2002: 74 buildings, average cost: $210,700
  • 2003: 36 buildings, average cost: $286,500
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $315,100
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $304,300
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $217,400
  • 2007: 52 buildings, average cost: $211,200
  • 2008: 35 buildings, average cost: $250,800
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $229,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $282,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $244,500
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $247,400
  • 2013: 23 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2014: 17 buildings, average cost: $267,200
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $278,000
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $392,500
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $336,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Yorktown, NY residents
Average permit cost in Yorktown, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
New York:

4.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Yorktown, NY
Historical housing units in Yorktown, NY
Most common industries in Yorktown, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.8%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.6%)
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Yorktown, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Computer specialists (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)

Average climate in Yorktown, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Yorktown, New York average temperatures Yorktown, New York average precipitation Yorktown, New York humidity Yorktown, New York wind speed Yorktown, New York snowfall Yorktown, New York sunshine Yorktown, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 95.2. This is worse than average.

City:

95.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.700. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.700
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.94. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.94
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Yorktown-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.3 miles away from the Yorktown town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 34.5 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Yorktown-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 186.7 miles away from Yorktown center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 221.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 133.9 miles away from Yorktown center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 190.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 238.0 miles away from Yorktown center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 103.4 miles away from Yorktown center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Westchester County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Yorktown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Yorktown:

  • YORKTOWN AKC (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY)
  • COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY)
  • FIELD HOME HOLY COMFORTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)
  • INSTITUTES OF APPLIED HUMAN DYNAMICS, INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY)
  • LIVING RESOURCES CORPORATION, INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MOHEGAN LAKE, NY)
  • NORTH WESTCHESTER RESTORATIVE THERAPY AND N C (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MOHEGAN LAKE, NY)
  • PEEKSKILL-CORTLANDT DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CORTLANDT MANOR, NY)

Heliports located in Yorktown:

Amtrak station near Yorktown:

  • 8 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Yorktown:

  • 8 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Yorktown:

  • United States Military Academy (about 11 miles; West Point, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,651)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 15 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)
  • Nyack College (about 15 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 18 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Rockland Community College (about 18 miles; Suffern, NY; FT enrollment: 6,026)
  • Manhattanville College (about 19 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 2,299)
  • Mercy College (about 19 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 8,602)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Yorktown: Grants Corners (A), Yorktown Heights Sewer District Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Yorktown Heights Water Pollution Control Plant (C), Mohansic Golf Course (D), Wilkens Fruit And Fir Farm (E), Locke Ledge Country Club (F), Brooklyn Botanic Garden Research Center (G), Yorktown Heights Town Hall (H), Yorktown Heights Fire Department Engine Company 1 (I), Jefferson Valley Fire Station (J), Country House in Westchester Adult Care Facility (K), The Seabury at Fieldhome Assisted Living Facility (L), North Westchester Restorative Therapy and Nursing Center (M), John C Hart Memorial Library (N), Yorktown Museum (O), Mohegan Volunteer Fire Association Station 1 (P), Yorktown Heights Fire Department (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Jefferson Valley Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Yorktown include: Amawalk Friends Meeting House (A), Saint Andrews Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Saint Georges Church (C), Saint Marys Episcopal Church (D), Leila Leeds Memorial Chapel (E), Community Bible Church of Northern Westchester (F), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), Saint Patrick's Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Amawalk Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Journeys End Lake (A), Loretta Lake (B), Mill Pond (C), Mohansic Lake (D), Lake Mohegan (E), Oceola Lake (F), Sparkle Lake (G), Cockrene Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Gedney Brook (A), Barger Brook (B), Cornell Brook (C), Bailey Brook (D), Hunter Brook (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Yorktown include: Hemlock Brook Preserve (1), Teatown Lake Reservation (2), Mohansic State Park (3), Downing Park (4), Shrub Oak Memorial Park (5), Yorktown Memorial Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Dave Ross - Broadcast news analyst, Marjorie Keller - Experimental filmmaker, Scott Marr - Lacrosse player, Ken Silverman - Game designer.

Westchester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.7%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.4%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.9%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.5%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Yorktown in 2010:

  • 306 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 162 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 75 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Yorktown in 2000:

  • 396 people in nursing homes
  • 269 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 72 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 11 people in religious group quarters
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in institutions for the blind

For population 15 years and over in Yorktown:

Marital status in Yorktown, NY
  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 66.2%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

For population 25 years and over in Yorktown:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Yorktown, NY (based on Westchester County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic435,590100
Other75,029114
Mainline Protestant46,854176
Evangelical Protestant28,915209
Black Protestant17,81438
Orthodox5,45816
None339,453-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 417
This county:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
This county:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Westchester County:

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Westchester County:

19.1%
New York:

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

17.8%
State:

15.6%

4.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($125,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
New York average:

4.90%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,937 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bronx County, NY  1.06% ($59,595 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.73% ($264,722)
from Kings County, NY  0.32% ($142,178)


5.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($154,278 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.44%
New York average:

5.85%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,279 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New York County, NY  0.59% ($476,992 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.57% ($43,856)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.51% ($142,930)
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Strongest AM radio stations in Yorktown:

  • WLNA (1420 AM; 5 kW; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVIP (1310 AM; 5 kW; MT. KISCO, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Yorktown:

  • WHUD (100.7 FM; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WDFH (90.3 FM; OSSINING, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COUNCIL FOR PUBLIC B/CNG)
  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNYK (88.7 FM; NYACK, NY; Owner: NYACK COLLEGE)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WARY (88.1 FM; VALHALLA, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Yorktown:

  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK 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.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WRNN-TV (Channel 62; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: WRNN-TV ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W27CD (Channel 27; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 49Number of bridges
  • 561ft / 171mTotal length
  • $250,190,000Total costs
  • 551,796Total average daily traffic
  • 12,434Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Yorktown, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 131960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 132000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Yorktown, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Yorktown)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Yorktown, NY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • New York, D-269 Tower, Row W/O 51 Indian Hill Rd (Lat: 41.337806 Lon: -73.819278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35.1 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQGB681,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.156 MHz, 952.156 MHz, 928.406 MHz, 952.406 MHz, 928.768 MHz, 952.768 MHz, Grant Date: 12/01/2006, Expiration Date: 05/30/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2007, Certifier: Jay Wilamowski, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast LLP, 2120 L St Nw Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5536, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • New York, D-269 Tower, Row W/O 51 Indian Hill Rd. (Lat: 41.337806 Lon: -73.819278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35.1 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQGK281,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.768 MHz, 952.768 MHz, 928.406 MHz, 952.406 MHz, 928.156 MHz, 952.156 MHz, Grant Date: 12/16/2016, Expiration Date: 02/12/2027, Certifier: Jay Wilamowski, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5565, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Yorktown)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 53. The highest number of reported fires - 93 took place in 2007, and the least - 24 in 2011. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Yorktown, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (51.7%), and Outside Fires (25.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Yorktown, NY
    • 43951.7%Structure Fires
    • 21525.3%Outside Fires
    • 17420.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 212.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Yorktown, NY
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Yorktown, NY
  • 69.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.2%Utility gas
  • 10.3%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Yorktown, NY
  • 42.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 33.8%Electricity
  • 19.2%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Coal or coke


Yorktown compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Yorktown on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest racial income disparities between White and Black householders (with at least 200 householders)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: broadcasting and telecommunications (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the blind (population 1,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in unknown juvenile institutions (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: rail transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking railroad to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very long commute times (90 or more minutes) (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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