Yonkers, NY 

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People in Yonkers, NY

Yonkers, NY is a vibrant city located in Westchester County that has a population of 209,730 and a population density of 11,106 people per square mile. This city is home to many local businesses including Antun's Catering Hall and Event Venue, The Nepperhan Center Food Pantry, and Yonkers Brewing Company. The area also offers plenty of outdoor activities year-round such as kayaking on the Hudson River or skiing nearby at Thunder Ridge Ski Area. There are also several organizations in Yonkers such as the Yonkers Public Library and the Sons of Italy Lodge. And finally, locals can enjoy attending sporting events such as the annual Yonkers Marathon or cheering on their favorite teams at Yonkers Raceway.

The population in Yonkers is 209,730. There are 11,644 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Yonkers is 39.1, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Yonkers is 2.7, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Yonkers
- 46.2% are married
- 8.3% are divorced
- 28.3% are married with children
- 21.6% have children, but are single
Race in Yonkers

- 39.4% are white
- 15.2% are black
- 7.1% are asian
- 0.1% are native american
- 0.4% claim Other
- 36.3% claim Hispanic Ethnicity
- 1.5% Two or More Races
- 0.0% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander


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    Reviews for Yonkers    6 Reviews
    Very pleased with my location - 9/5/2021
    I've lived in this city for over 20 years in the Bryn Mawr section and I love it. We are the closest suburb to NYC. I can go and watch a broadway show and be back at... Read More

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    Great to raise kids but it is time to leave (San D - 8/30/2015
    My family and I have lived in northeast Yonkers for 18 years after leaving the grime and crime of Manhattan (my home). I bought a cute colonial on a quiet street 11... Read More

    Taxes, Taxes, Taxes - 6/28/2014
    Here in Westchester County, New York...local taxes; especially school taxes, are among the highest in the nation...which is why people usually move out at retirement. In... Read More

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