York, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 2,239 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.5%
 
Males: 1,093  (48.8%)
Females: 1,146  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

39.1 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 36925.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $25,799 (it was $19,153 in 2000)
York:

$25,799
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $14,872 (it was $11,792 in 2000)

York city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $44,247 (it was $47,500 in 2000)
York:

$44,247
AL:

$154,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $84,144; detached houses: $103,867; mobile homes: $37,540

Median gross rent in 2019: $502.

March 2019 cost of living index in York: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 35.9%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in York, AL (2010)
    • 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



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in York, Alabama as of March 04, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in York is 202 to 1.


Crime rates in York by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.1)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.1)
2
(82.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(117.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(161.2)
0
(0.0)
7
(274.5)
2
(80.2)
1
(41.1)
2
(82.6)
2
(84.2)
1
(44.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(507.2)
10
(401.8)
23
(927.0)
14
(567.7)
2
(78.4)
23
(921.8)
18
(738.9)
8
(330.3)
4
(168.4)
18
(801.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
14
(546.2)
20
(803.5)
22
(886.7)
22
(892.1)
25
(980.4)
25
(1,002)
21
(862.1)
30
(1,239)
13
(547.4)
5
(222.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
48
(1,873)
52
(2,089)
69
(2,781)
53
(2,149)
49
(1,922)
46
(1,844)
36
(1,478)
26
(1,073)
24
(1,011)
7
(311.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(117.1)
3
(120.5)
11
(443.4)
4
(162.2)
9
(352.9)
3
(120.2)
4
(164.2)
4
(165.2)
2
(84.2)
4
(178.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/A2
(78.4)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index259.1229.8442.6274.9271.8394.0358.4233.7228.6216.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in York, AL

Crime rate in York detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (41.3%), African (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 190 feet

Land area: 7.08 square miles.

Population density: 316 people per square mile   (very low).

York, Alabama map

25 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $333 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $215 (0.6%)

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 )

Latitude: 32.49 N, Longitude: 88.30 W

Area code: 205

Distribution of median household income in York, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in York, AL in 2019

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
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $110,000
Number of permits per 10,000 York, AL residents
Average permit cost in York, AL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.1%
Alabama:

4.0%
Historical population in York, AL
Historical housing units in York, AL
Most common industries in York, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.3%)
  • Paper (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Truck transportation (9.0%)
  • Public administration (8.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.3%)
  • Paper (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.7%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
Most common occupations in York, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.7%)
  • Electricians (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Cashiers (8.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)

Average climate in York, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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York, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.493. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.493
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 20.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 3.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.97
U.S.:

8.46

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 significantly above Alabama state average. It is 139% greater 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 the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.8 miles away from York 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) earthquake occurred 207.0 miles away from the city 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 York 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 (14) is near the US average (15).
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, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
York topographic map

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:

See full list of schools located in York

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

Points of interest:

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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).

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

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

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

For population 15 years and over in York:

Marital status in York, AL
  • Never married: 50.3%
  • Now married: 28.6%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in York:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - York
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for York, AL (based on Sumter County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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.
Alabama:

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

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Sumter 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 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$19,312$28,9680$0
Streets and Highways 3$7,228$28,9120$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,284$39,4080$0
Financial Administration 1$3,131$37,5720$0
Gas Supply 1$2,940$35,2800$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,003$48,0369$6,542
Water Supply 1$4,472$53,6640$0
Firefighters 1$4,288$51,4569$3,943
Sewerage 1$3,284$39,4080$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$3,962
Local Libraries 0$0 4$2,908
Other and Unallocable 0$0 9$15,472
Totals for Government 18$51,942$34,62832$32,827

York government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $582,000 ($259.94)
    Police Protection: $512,000 ($228.67)
    Central Staff Services: $435,000 ($194.28)
    Water Utilities: $275,000 ($122.82)
    Gas Utilities: $233,000 ($104.06)
    Sewerage: $159,000 ($71.01)
    General - Other: $157,000 ($70.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000 ($43.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $178,000 ($79.50)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $33,000 ($14.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $768,000 ($343.01)

York government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $205,000 ($91.56)
    Other: $201,000 ($89.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $72,000 ($32.16)
    General Revenue - Other: $12,000 ($5.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $702,000 ($313.53)
    Gas Utilities: $424,000 ($189.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $186,000 ($83.07)
    Other: $60,000 ($26.80)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $350,000 ($156.32)
    Property: $295,000 ($131.76)
    Other License: $219,000 ($97.81)
    Other: $35,000 ($15.63)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $22,000 ($9.83)

York government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,461,000 ($1992.41)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,384,000 ($1958.02)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000 ($34.39)

York government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,000 ($25.90)

3.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($30,536 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  0.82% ($19,455 average AGI)
from Lauderdale County, MS  0.65% ($32,115)


5.64% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($29,573 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  1.31% ($27,519 average AGI)
to Lauderdale County, MS  0.73% ($30,767)

Businesses in York, AL

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

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 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of York fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 33Number of bridges
  • 338ft / 103mTotal length
  • $54,985,000Total costs
  • 234,631Total average daily traffic
  • 96,775Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in York, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 181970-1979
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for York, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

160 (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:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/1993, Expiration Date: 04/01/2028, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2018, Expiration Date: 08/24/2028, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2020, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/1997, Expiration Date: 04/01/2028, 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 Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:
  • York, On 2nd Ave 0.2 Mi. Fm Int. Of 2nd Ave & Broad St (Lat: 32.487389 Lon: -88.293333), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 46 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: KQZ62,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 07/10/2020, Expiration Date: 08/23/2030, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Co, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/1982, Expiration Date: 04/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/20/1999, Registrant: Grantell Broadcasting Company, 11474 Us Hwy 11, York, AL 36925

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in York)
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in York, AL
  • 69.3%Electricity
  • 25.0%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in York, AL
  • 84.7%Electricity
  • 12.7%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood


York compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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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