Yonkers, New York Population 2018

Yonkers, New York's estimated population is 202,019 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Yonkers, New York is the 4th largest city in New York based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 11215.71 people/mi² (4330.39 people/km²), with a household density of 1756.54 people/km² (4549.43 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 38.5 years, 36.6 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 81,945 households in the city, with an average size of 2.7 people per household. The vacancy rate was 11%, with a median rent of $1252/month. The median house has 4.4 rooms, and has a value of $379,500.

The median income for households in Yonkers, New York is $61,272, while the mean household income is $82,462. The per capita income is $31,364, and 13.3% of families and 17% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 25.9% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 12.4% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017202,0192810.14%
2016201,7386270.31%
2015201,1116270.31%
2014200,4848780.44%
2013199,6061,0740.54%
2012198,5326800.34%
2011197,8521,3980.71%
2010196,4543680.19%
2000196,0868,0044.26%
1990188,082-7,269-3.72%
1980195,351-8,946-4.38%
1970204,29713,6637.17%
1960190,63437,83624.76%
1950152,79810,2007.15%
1940142,5987,9525.91%
1930134,64634,47034.41%
1920100,17620,37325.53%
191079,80331,87266.50%
190047,93115,89849.63%
189032,03313,14169.56%
188018,8926,15948.37%
187012,7334,51554.94%
18608,2180.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White113,769
Black or African American35,801
Some Other Race28,584
Asian13,447
Two or More Races7,488
American Indian and Alaska Native585
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander51

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Yonkers Ny Population Pyramid 2018

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Yonkers Ny Median Age

38.5


Total

36.6


Male

40.1


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 157,979 adults in Yonkers Ny.

Yonkers Ny Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Yonkers Ny Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.4
Houses Without Mortgage
12,641
Houses With Mortgage
22,080
Vacancy Rate
11
Median Rent
1,252
Median Home Value
379,500
Renter-Occupied Units
38,242
Owner-Occupied Units
34,721
Total Housing Units
81,945

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Yonkers Ny for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.4% and the labor force participation rate is 62.4%.

Yonkers Ny Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.7
Average Family Size
3.45
Total Households
72963
Married Couple Households
29623
Male Householder (no wife) Families
4577
Female Householder (no husband) Families
12765
Non Family Households
25998
Total Families
46965
Households With Own Children
20925
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
4.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Yonkers Ny Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
7,071
$10,000 to $14,999
3,212
$15,000 to $24,999
7,048
$25,000 to $34,999
6,046
$35,000 to $49,999
7,665
$50,000 to $74,999
11,321
$75,000 to $99,999
9,089
$100,000 to $149,999
11,322
$150,000 to $199,999
5,240
Over $200,000
4,949

Yonkers Ny Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Yonkers Ny

New York

$61,272

$60,741

$82,462

$89,397

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.040.080.120.16

Yonkers Ny Education Data

Yonkers Ny Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
11,1608.16%
9th to 12th Grade
11,8208.64%
High School Graduate
35,67126.09%
Some College
23,94817.51%
Associates Degree
10,3457.57%
Bachelors Degree
25,18318.42%
Graduate Degree
18,62013.62%