Located in the middle of Yorktown, the hamlet of Yorktown Heights is perhaps the heart of the Town of Yorktown. Under the police supervision of Sgt. Michael Zaicek, Yorktown Heights is home to dozens of businesses, schools and government offices.
Major highways include Rt. 202, Rt. 118 and Rt. 35. Yorktown Heights is covered by the Yorktown Volunteer Fire Department for fire responses and the Yorktown Volunteer Ambulance Corps or for EMS responses.