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Living in Yonkers

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

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

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 The Avalon in the Yonkers area
from $2,960
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Glenwood Gardens in the Yonkers area
from $1,425
1 bed
Walk Score 64
Rental info for Quarry Place in the Yonkers area
from $2,590
1 bed
Walk Score 84
Rental info for Modera Hudson Riverfront in the Yonkers area
from $2,274
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Sawyer Place in the Yonkers area
from $1,805
Studio
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Hudson Park South in the Yonkers area
from $2,344
1 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for 829 Bronx River Road in the Yonkers area
$2,100
1 bed
Walk Score 69
Rental info for 1111 Midland Avenue in the Yonkers area
$1,650
1 bed
Walk Score 54

Yonkers Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 92 62 38 13,593
2 Ludlow 85 61 45 15,364
3 Nodine Hill 83 57 31 12,318
4 Getty Square 81 58 29 23,458
5 Park Hill 79 61 38 18,181
6 Cedar Knolls 74 53 52 4,332
7 Southeast Yonkers 74 59 39 23,742
8 Lincoln Park 65 45 44 8,109
9 Bryn Mawr 62 42 39 9,265
10 Dunwoodie 59 45 35 8,656
11 Northwest Yonkers 58 48 31 23,797
12 Lawrence Park 58 51 34 6,592
13 Beech Hill 56 45 36 1,069
14 Northeast Yonkers 55 43 31 13,558
15 Colonial Heights 53 41 32 6,273
16 Nepera Park 42 38 43 1,272
17 Crestwood 40 44 42 3,848
18 Homefield 39 35 28 1,273

Eating & Drinking

There are about 618 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.

Bike Score of Yonkers, NY

Yonkers is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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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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