Latest Data (2018)
Population 199,663
Nationwide Rank 117

Quick Facts

Yonkers, New York is the 117th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Yonkers, New York is a city.

Yonkers, New York is currently 2.3% smaller than it was in 1970, the year of its peak recorded population.

Yonkers, New York's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Yonkers, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
107 Birmingham, Alabama 209,880 -13.2%
108 Oxnard, California 209,877 22.2%
109 Fayetteville, North Carolina 209,468 5.0%
110 Moreno Valley, California 209,050 45.9%
111 Rochester, New York 206,284 -6.0%
112 Glendale, California 201,361 3.0%
113 Huntington Beach, California 200,641 5.5%
114 Salt Lake City, Utah 200,591 10.3%
115 Grand Rapids, Michigan 200,217 1.1%
116 Amarillo, Texas 199,924 14.8%
117 Yonkers, New York 199,663 1.7%
118 Aurora, Illinois 199,602 38.1%
119 Montgomery, Alabama 198,218 -1.7%
120 Akron, Ohio 198,006 -8.6%
121 Little Rock, Arkansas 197,881 7.9%
122 Huntsville, Alabama 197,318 23.2%
123 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 196,939 0.9%
124 Port St. Lucie, Florida 195,248 118.9%
125 Grand Prairie, Texas 194,614 51.9%
126 Columbus, Georgia 194,160 4.1%
127 Tallahassee, Florida 193,551 26.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
83 Buffalo 256,304 -12.2%
111 Rochester 206,284 -6.0%
117 Yonkers 199,663 1.7%
185 Syracuse 142,749 -2.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 199,663 117
2017 202,019 113
2016 200,807 113
2015 201,116 112
2014 200,667 113
2013 199,766 115
2012 198,449 115
2011 197,744 114
2010 195,976 114
2009 201,066 107
2008 200,376 107
2007 197,748 108
2006 197,671 105
2005 198,437 102
2004 198,613 103
2003 198,693 100
2002 198,413 99
2001 197,836 95
2000 196,221 98
1990 188,185 87
1980 195,351 73
1970 204,297 63
1960 190,634 64
1950 152,798 64
1940 142,598 61
1930 134,646 61
1920 100,176 68
1910 79,803 66
1900 47,931 79
1890 32,033 93