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Living in Yonkers

Yonkers has an average Walk Score of 71 with 195,976 residents.

Yonkers has good public transportation.

The most walkable Yonkers neighborhoods are Downtown, Ludlow and Nodine Hill.

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Walk Score of Yonkers, NY

Yonkers is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Tour de Bronx

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The Science Barge

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Yonkers.

Yonkers Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Hudson Park in the Yonkers area
from $1,770
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Monarch Tower 1 in the Yonkers area
from $2,500
2 bed
Walk Score 54
Rental info for Glenwood Gardens in the Yonkers area
from $1,525
1 bed
Walk Score 62
Rental info for The Avalon in the Yonkers area
from $2,905
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for 1111 Midland Avenue in the Yonkers area
$2,200
2 bed
Walk Score 58
Rental info for Cook Ave & Rumsey Ave in the Yonkers area
$2,200
2 bed
Walk Score 54
Rental info for 9 Bruce Avenue in the Yonkers area
$2,300
3 bed
Walk Score 86
Rental info for NY-9A & W 261st St in the Yonkers area
$1,575
1 bed
Walk Score 85

Yonkers Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 92 62 - 13,593
2 Ludlow 85 61 3 15,364
3 Nodine Hill 83 57 - 12,318
4 Getty Square 81 58 - 23,458
5 Park Hill 79 61 5 18,181
6 Cedar Knolls 74 53 - 4,332
7 Southeast Yonkers 74 60 6 23,742
8 Lincoln Park 65 45 3 8,109
9 Bryn Mawr 62 42 - 9,265
10 Dunwoodie 59 46 - 8,656
11 Northwest Yonkers 58 48 - 23,797
12 Lawrence Park 58 51 - 6,592
13 Beech Hill 56 46 - 1,069
14 Northeast Yonkers 55 43 - 13,558
15 Colonial Heights 53 42 - 6,273
16 Nepera Park 42 38 - 1,272
17 Crestwood 40 44 - 3,848
18 Homefield 39 35 - 1,273

Eating & Drinking

There are about 552 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Yonkers.

People in Yonkers can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Tour de BronxEvery year in the #SouthBronx, a bike tour is held throughout the old Bronx community. Cycling through Prospect Street, Riverdale Avenue, and through a number of scenic Bronx parks, the bike tour is one of many community events that happen yearly in this area.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Tour de Bronx

Transit Score of Yonkers, NY

Yonkers has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Yonkers apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Yonkers has good public transportation and about 20 bus and 2 rail lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Yonkers on public transit.

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Yonkers has about 3 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

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Larkin Plaza

Photo of Larkin Plaza in Yonkers

Larkin Plaza

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Eugenio Maria de Hostos MicroSociety School

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Group X Fitness

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Post Office

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Getty Square

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Robert Baron
on The Science Barge

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