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Apartments for rent in Yonkers, NY

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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Yonkers

My neighborhood is not unique. I like it because there are a lot of stores, banks, etc. nearby. I go shopping with family

The Park, I love going on the swings but squirrels are annoying. The Taco restaurant in the local neighborhood around the corner, it's delicious. I like going out shopping with family and friends.

I like the parks . Doctor office. Stores , supermarket and transportation ate near bu. And nursing home and hospitals also is very near.

I like easy transportation all day and night. Very convenient at all times and great neighbors that care

I really like how quiet my neighborhood is, crime is pretty low and transportation is really accessible. I also like that we have a lot of healthy restaurants.

My building . It's quite secure. It's good. It's nice. I love it so much. It's kind of decent. I like it so much. It's extremely great

Who Lives Here

Yonkers Demographics

Education

High School

44%

Associate's

24%

Bachelor's

19%

Master's

11%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

37%

3 people

26%

4 people

21%

5 people

10%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

41%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

16%

150-200k

8%

200k+

9%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

13%

20-45

34%

45-65

26%

65+

17%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Yonkers?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24$2200$2562$3345$2850
Jan '24$2188$2512$3132$2750
Dec '23$2084$2419$3012$2850
Nov '23$2092$2467$2872$2850
Oct '23$2130$2457$3070$2850
Sep '23$2235$2613$3167$2850
Aug '23$2380$2702$3417$2850
Jul '23$2345$2647$3487$2800
Jun '23$2157$2448$3190$2800
May '23$2287$2470$3245$2850
Apr '23$2312$2505$3080$2800
Mar '23$2275$2572$3179$2750
Feb '23$2275$2332$3132$2650

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Yonkers

Yonkers Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

16%

15-30 Mins

30%

30-40 Mins

20%

40-60 Mins

14%

60+ Mins

21%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7373

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 21 of 38 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 26 of 38 renters

Percentage: 3636

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 23 of 38 renters

Percentage: 5858

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 27 of 38 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 25 of 38 renters

Top Scores: Gas, Pet, Restaurant

Things To Do In Yonkers

Top Score

Gas Stations

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

FIll 'er up! Yonkers has plenty of gas stations.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. 44% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Sit. Stay. Good boy. Yonkers is a good place for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more pet facilities than average
  3. 52% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly more restaurants than average
  3. 9% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. Significantly more bars and clubs than average
  3. 32% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

If you love to shop, Yonkers is a good fit.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. Significantly more shops than average
  3. 41% more shops than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

More of a gem than germ, this Yonkers is not too bad for medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. 56% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Yonkers gets an average rating.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. Significantly more grocery stores than average
  3. 34% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. Significantly more parks than average
  3. 49% more parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Yonkers.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. Significantly more gyms than average
  3. 23% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Yonkers.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. Significantly more coffee shops than average
  3. 6% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 26% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 90% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Yonkers Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 32 of 38 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 31 of 38 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 29 of 38 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 27 of 38 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 26 of 38 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 25 of 38 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 25 of 38 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 21 of 38 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 21 of 38 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 20 of 38 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 21 of 38 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 21 of 38 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 21 of 38 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 22 of 38 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 25 of 38 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 26 of 38 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 26 of 38 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 29 of 38 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 30 of 38 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 33 of 38 renters

Yonkers Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Yonkers

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Yonkers, NY

A mid-size city in New York, Yonkers has a population of slightly less than 201,000. The city's residents, with an average age of just over 39, skew younger than most cities in New York. A small majority of residents rent their homes (53%) as opposed to owning (47%) in Yonkers. At $1,294/month, the average rent is roughly the same as the state average.

With an average commute time of about 38 minutes, longer than most cities in the state, Yonkers residents know that getting to work takes some patience. Driving a car or truck is the most common means of commuting to work, opted for by 29% of workers, while public transportation is used by only 13% of the population. A small percentage of workers (2%) commute on foot, though the number is higher than the national average.

There are three primary industries in Yonkers: healthcare, retail, and education. Combined, these industries account for 20% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 7% of the city's population works in sales, making it the top career path in the city. Yonkers workers earn an average annual income of around $79K, about the same as their peers elsewhere in the state. However, Yonkers compares more favorably to the national average ($73,345). Among Yonkers residents over the age of 25, 13% have a Bachelor's degree and 8% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree.