Population Demographics

  • The population of Yonkers, NY is 195,976.
  • The races making up the largest parts of the population are: White [55.8%], Hispanic [34.7%] and Black or African American [18.7%].
  • Of the city's population 47.4% are males and 52.6% are women.
  • The city's residents are 48.6% married and 51.4% single.
  • 80.9% of the population graduated high school or have a GED. 27.0% have college degrees.
  • The city's population is 69.8% native born and 30.2% foreign born.

» More about the Yonkers Population including race, age and gender data.


  • The break down for commute times in Yonkers, NY is: 43.4% under 25 mins, 28.1% 25-45 mins, and 28.6% above 45 minutes.
  • The Yonkers, NY unemployment rate was 7.0%, as of the last census. This is lower than the national average of 7.9%.
  • The median worker income in Yonkers, NY is $36,483.
  • Yonkers, NY workers work 39/hrs per week on average.
  • The Yonkers, NY poverty rate of 11.7% is lower than the national average.

» More about the Yonkers economy including unemployment and income trends.


  • $2,363 a month is the typical owner cost for a home with a mortgage.
  • The median age of homes in Yonkers, NY is 65 years.
  • The median number of rooms a home has is 4.
  • 44.6% of homes are owner occupied and 48.9% are rented.

» More about the Yonkers homes including median rent and ownership costs.


The map below displays Yonkers, NY. Click the link in the marker bubble to get driving directions. The 'View Larger Map' link will open a full size map in a new window.

Zip Codes

10583   10701   10703   10704   10705   10706   10707   10708   10710  

Largest Cities in America

New York, NY

Population: 8,175,133

Avg. Income: $33,260

Los Angeles, CA

Population: 3,792,621

Avg. Income: $25,922

Chicago, IL

Population: 2,695,598

Avg. Income: $29,913

Houston, TX

Population: 2,099,451

Avg. Income: $25,358

Philadelphia, PA

Population: 1,526,006

Avg. Income: $27,856