York, Alabama

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Population in 2014: 2,408 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.6%
 
Males: 996  (41.4%)
Females: 1,412  (58.6%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Alabama median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 36925.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,924 (it was $19,153 in 2000)
York:

$21,924
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,255 (it was $11,792 in 2000)

York city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,022 (it was $47,500 in 2000)
York:

$75,022
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $138,693; Detached houses: $158,533; Mobile homes: $13,734

Median gross rent in 2013: $423.

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  • Races in York, AL (2010)

    York races chart
    • 2,16585.3%Black alone
    • 33713.3%White alone
    • 261.0%Hispanic
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Two or more races
    • 10.04%Asian alone

Races in York detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in York: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (5.0%), English (1.7%), German (1.3%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 190 feet

Land area: 7.08 square miles.

Population density: 340 people per square mile   (very low).

York,AL real estate house value index trend

York, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in York:

  • High school or higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in York city:

  • Never married: 45.5%
  • Now married: 25.5%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

25 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $490 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $197 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (66.3 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (111.8 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (459.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cuba, AL (2.4 miles ), Livingston, AL (3.0 miles ), Bellamy, AL (3.2 miles ), Lauderdale, MS (3.6 miles ), Toomsuba, MS (3.6 miles ), Emelle, AL (4.0 miles) , Epes, AL (4.1 miles ), Belmont, AL (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $254,100
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $254,100
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2008: 38 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.49 N, Longitude: 88.30 W

Area code: 205

York household income distribution York home values distribution

Crime rates in York by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 011000000000
per 100,000 0.036.536.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 030000000120
per 100,000 0.0109.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.040.182.10.0
Robberies 451730407212
per 100,000 138.9182.736.8259.4117.10.0161.20.0274.580.241.182.6
Assaults 1630472113102314223188
per 100,000 555.71,096.11,731.1778.1507.2401.8927.0567.778.4921.8738.9330.3
Burglaries 142130221420222225252130
per 100,000 486.3767.31,105.0815.1546.2803.5886.7892.1980.41,002.0862.11,238.6
Thefts 469053624852695349463626
per 100,000 1,597.83,288.31,952.12,297.11,872.82,089.22,781.12,149.21,921.61,843.71,477.81,073.5
Auto thefts 7695331149344
per 100,000 243.1219.2331.5185.3117.1120.5443.4162.2352.9120.2164.2165.2
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A2N/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A78.4N/AN/AN/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.5) 281.3663.6637.9413.4269.7239.2460.7286.2282.9410.1373.0243.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in York detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Alabama average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -282 (-9.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Community and social service occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in York: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in York, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

York-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Alabama state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the York city center killed 2 people and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 21.0 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

York-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 112.3 miles away from York center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 207.0 miles away from York center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 246.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sumter County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
York topographic map

Birthplace of: Dale Steele - Football player and coach, Bobby Collins (American football tight end) - Player of football, Jeremy Law - College basketball player (Jacksonville St. Gamecocks).

Hospitals and medical centers in York:

  • HILL HOSPITAL OF SUMTER COUNTY (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 751 DERBY DRIVE)
  • SUMTER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, L L C (1505 EAST 4TH AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near York:

  • SUMTER COUNTY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; LIVINGSTON, AL)
  • PINE VIEW HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; LIVINGSTON, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to York:

  • University of West Alabama (about 10 miles; Livingston, AL; Full-time enrollment: 3,394)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 26 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • Meridian Community College (about 27 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • East Central Community College (about 48 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 61 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • The University of Alabama (about 67 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 70 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)

Public high school in York:

  • SUMTER CENTRAL HIGH SCH (Location: 13878 U S HIGHWAY 11, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in York:

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Library in York:

  • YORK - HIGHTOWER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $31,228; Location: 602 2ND AVENUE; 16,624 books; 96 audio materials; 145 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 16 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Home of Jazmin L. Mitchell - 1998 State 4A Player of the year. Home of Mario Austin Carolyn Mitchell-Gosa first female Mayor in City's history

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Notable locations in York: Sumter Country Club (A), York Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in York include: First Presbyterian Church (A), First Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Home Mission Cemetery (1), York Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Toomsuba Creek (A), White Oak Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in York: Wildcat Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Colonial Post Printing Company (Museums; 424 Country Club Road).

Hotels: Days Inn Fax Line (17700 Al Highway 17), York-Days Inn (I 59/20 Exit 8), Days Inn (17700 Al Highway 17).

Sumter County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2011 was 63.6. This is about average.

City:

63.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 29.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 35.5%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.1% for Black residents, 96.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.7%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
131 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
120 people in nursing homes in 2000

York, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in York (2011 data):

  • Bank of York: Bank Of York at 301 Broad Street, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2010/07/06: Bank assets: $83.9 mil, Deposits: $66.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices
  • Regions Bank: York Branch at 582 Fourth Avenue, branch established on 1978/04/14. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Alabama average:

11.9

York travel time to work - commute York mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for York city (based on Sumter County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,66426
Black Protestant1,49911
Mainline Protestant76913
Catholic371
Other11
None8,793-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Sumter County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Sumter County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Sumter County:

13.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

16.0%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Sumter County:

40.0%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.9
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
York:

19.5%
Alabama:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.7%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
York:

6.7
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.4%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
York:

51.1%
Alabama:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.5%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of York, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,694$32,3280$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,444$41,3287$4,090
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,477
Police Protection - Officers 8$16,614$24,9210$0
Firefighters 1$3,688$44,2567$2,466
Streets and Highways 4$6,218$18,6540$0
Sewerage 1$2,825$33,9000$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,825$33,9000$0
Water Supply 1$3,847$46,1640$0
Gas Supply 1$2,529$30,3480$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,819
Other and Unallocable 0$0 7$9,673
Totals for Government 19$44,684$28,22125$20,525

York government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $562,000 ($233.39)
    Police Protection: $391,000 ($162.38)
    Water Utilities: $320,000 ($132.89)
    Financial Administration: $311,000 ($129.15)
    Regular Highways: $304,000 ($126.25)
    Health Services - Other: $186,000 ($77.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $78,000 ($32.39)
    Fire Protection: $64,000 ($26.58)
    Sewerage: $63,000 ($26.16)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($10.80)
    Libraries: $24,000 ($9.97)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($9.55)
    Welfare - Other: $20,000 ($8.31)
    Corrections - Other: $16,000 ($6.64)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($7.48)
    Police Protection: $16,000 ($6.64)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($5.40)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($5.40)
    Gas Utilities: $6,000 ($2.49)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($1.66)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $775,000 ($321.84)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $59,000 ($24.50)

York government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $217,000 ($90.12)
    Sewerage: $121,000 ($50.25)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $365,000 ($151.58)
    All Other: $28,000 ($11.63)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $171,000 ($71.01)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($2.91)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $782,000 ($324.75)
    Water Utilities: $292,000 ($121.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $64,000 ($26.58)
    All Other: $12,000 ($4.98)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $348,000 ($144.52)
    Property: $158,000 ($65.61)
    NEC: $146,000 ($60.63)
    Other Selective Sales: $109,000 ($45.27)
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000 ($2.08)

York government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $985,000 ($409.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $865,000 ($359.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $120,000 ($49.83)

York government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $58,000 ($24.09)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $168,000 ($69.77)

4.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.61% ($21,360 average AGI)
from Lauderdale County, MS  0.36% ($45,333)
from Jefferson County, AL  0.32% ($17,846)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,933 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.98% ($23,415 average AGI)
to Lauderdale County, MS  0.79% ($28,152)
to Jefferson County, AL  0.52% ($21,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in York:

  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WALT (910 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMER (1390 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MICHAEL H. GLASS)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNBN (1290 AM; 3 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: FRANK RACKLEY, JR.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in York:

  • WJDQ (101.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOKK (97.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSLY (104.9 FM; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W217AQ (91.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMMZ (102.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKZB (93.5 FM; BUTLER, AL; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WYYW (95.1 FM; MARION, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMLV (106.9 FM; STONEWALL, MS; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • W213AV (90.5 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WZNJ (106.5 FM; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ROSS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W211BD (89.7 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around York:

  • WIIQ (Channel 41; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • WGBC (Channel 30; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS, INCORPORATED)
  • WMDN (Channel 24; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: WMDN, INC.)
York fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of York fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 32m105ftTotal length
  • $11,843,000Total costs
  • 56,455Total average daily traffic
  • 19,643Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in York)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

122 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in York, AL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • 3.3 Mi Ne Of York (Lat: 32.523444 Lon: -88.257806), Overall height: 122.8 m, Call Sign: WME426, Licensee ID: L00123964
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.875 MHz, 945.125 MHzGrant Date: 03/10/1993, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020Registrant: Jim Lawson Communications, Inc., P O Box 70427, Tuscaloosa, AL 35407
  • STATION, Jct Us 80 & St 17 3.2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 32.444278 Lon: -88.261944), Overall height: 31.7 m, Call Sign: WNTM382
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.743 MHz, 952.743 MHzGrant Date: 05/29/2008, Expiration Date: 08/24/2018Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 1129 20th Street, #350, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 833-6803, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:
  • 3 Mi N On Hwy 11 (Lat: 32.523167 Lon: -88.256972), Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WPNG756
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.875 MHz, 945.125 MHzGrant Date: 07/14/1997, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020Registrant: Phone: (205) 392-5234
  • YORK, 13266 Al Hwy 17, York Alabama (Lat: 32.465139 Lon: -88.281611), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQWN287
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 10/08/2015, Expiration Date: 10/08/2025, Certifier: Larry F ButtsRegistrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th Street / Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203-2206, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • YORKAL, On 2nd Av 0.2 Mi Fm Int Of Broad St & 2nd Av (Lat: 32.487361 Lon: -88.293333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: KQZ62
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/2010, Expiration Date: 08/23/2020Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 110, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6244, Email:
  • York City Hall Second Ave (Lat: 32.481500 Lon: -88.306694), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WHF347, Licensee ID: L00123964
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.000 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/1982, Expiration Date: 04/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/20/1999Registrant: Grantell Broadcasting Company, 11474 Us Hwy 11, York, AL 36925

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in York)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in York, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5082.5 years
James3569.8 years
John3474.8 years
Willie3371.1 years
William3277.0 years
Robert3272.9 years
Annie2480.2 years
George2073.2 years
Jessie1873.2 years
Joe1765.5 years
Most common last names in York, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown3473.1 years
Walker2575.0 years
Ward2575.6 years
Williams2380.0 years
Johnson2179.8 years
Smith1979.1 years
Davis1877.2 years
Wilson1772.9 years
Jones1776.3 years
Green1574.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (81%)
  • Utility gas (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Businesses in York, AL

  • Church's Chicken: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Nike: 1

York compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

York on our top lists:

  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved more then 10 years ago (1,000+ households)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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