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Yorktown Heights is in Westchester County, in the New York metro area.
The latitude of Yorktown Heights is 41.270N. The longitude is -73.778W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 492 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 7,972.
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11% of Yorktown Heights residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Yorktown Heights ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Yorktown Heights was $32,349, compared with $21,587 nationally.
44% of Yorktown Heights residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Yorktown Heights, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $517. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,101.
Westchester County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Yorktown Heights political report.
The average commute time for Yorktown Heights workers is 37 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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