Yonkers, New York - Facts & Figures
The city is home to several attractions, including the Hudson River Museum; Saw Mill River Day lighting, where a parking lot was removed to uncover a river; Science Barge; Sherwood House; and Yonkers Raceway, a harness racing track that has renovated its grounds and clubhouse and added legalized video slot machine gambling in 2006 in a "racino" called Empire City. Major shopping areas can be found in Getty Square, on South Broadway, at the Cross County Shopping Center and Westchester's Ridge Hill, and along Central Park Avenue, informally called "Central Ave" by area residents, a name it takes officially a few miles north in White Plains.
- Population: 200,807
- Industries: Educational Services & Healthcare, Retail Trade, Professional Scientific, Management, Admin, Waste Management
- Area Codes: 914
- ZIP Codes: 10701, 10702 (post office), 10703, 10704, 10705, 10707 (shared with Tucakhoe, NY), 10708 (shared with Bronxville, NY), 10710
- Surrounding Cities: Tenafly, NJ , Mount Vernon, NY , Englewood, NJ , Eastchester, NY , Bergenfield, NJ