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Living in Yonkers

Yonkers has an average Walk Score of 70 with 195,976 residents.

Yonkers has good public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

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

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70 Walk Score of Yonkers, NY

Yonkers is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Larkin Plaza

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Eugenio Maria de Hostos MicroSociety School

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Yonkers.

Yonkers Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for River Tides in the Yonkers area
from $1,875
Studio
Walk Score 18
Rental info for Avalon Yonkers in the Yonkers area
from $1,770
Studio
Walk Score 81
Rental info for Apex Hudson Riverfront in the Yonkers area
from $1,809
1 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for Avalon Bronxville in the Yonkers area
from $5,481
2 bed
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Quarry Place in the Yonkers area
from $4,427
2 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Sawyer Place in the Yonkers area
from $1,885
Studio
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Hudson Park North in the Yonkers area
from $1,658
1 bed
Walk Score 93

Yonkers Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 91 63 42 13,593
2 Nodine Hill 84 58 33 12,318
3 Ludlow 84 62 50 15,364
4 Getty Square 80 59 32 23,458
5 Park Hill 77 61 46 18,181
6 Southeast Yonkers 73 60 40 23,742
7 Cedar Knolls 70 53 47 4,332
8 Bryn Mawr 63 42 43 9,265
9 Lincoln Park 61 45 44 8,109
10 Beech Hill 58 46 42 1,069
11 Northwest Yonkers 58 49 32 23,797
12 Northeast Yonkers 58 43 33 13,558
13 Lawrence Park 55 51 35 6,592
14 Colonial Heights 55 42 37 6,273
15 Dunwoodie 52 46 36 8,656
16 Nepera Park 52 38 52 1,272
17 Homefield 42 35 34 1,273
18 Crestwood 40 44 44 3,848

Eating & Drinking

There are about 458 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Yonkers.

People in Yonkers can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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on Tour de Bronx

54 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 18 bus and 2 rail lines.

Transit Time

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

39 Bike Score of Yonkers, NY

Yonkers is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Group X Fitness

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Post Office

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on The Science Barge

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