York, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 7,862 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.7%
 
Males: 3,866  (49.2%)
Females: 3,996  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

37.3 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 68467.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,964 (it was $36,069 in 2000)
York:

$55,964
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,080 (it was $17,813 in 2000)

York city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $138,841 (it was $76,100 in 2000)
York:

$138,841
NE:

$155,800

Median gross rent in 2017: $659.

March 2019 cost of living index in York: 76.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.2%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 77.3% for Black residents, 47.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 29.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in York, NE (2017)
    • 7,21390.2%White alone
    • 4525.7%Hispanic
    • 2563.2%Two or more races
    • 440.6%Black alone
    • 30.04%Asian alone
    • 10.01%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 38 registered sex offenders living in York, Nebraska as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in York is 211 to 1.


Crime rates in York by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(12.7)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(38.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(37.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(26.0)
2
(25.5)
3
(38.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
2
(25.4)
3
(38.2)
3
(39.1)
2
(25.5)
1
(12.7)
1
(12.7)
2
(25.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(38.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(114.7)
27
(340.4)
20
(252.5)
27
(342.5)
31
(395.1)
30
(390.6)
35
(446.7)
27
(343.6)
20
(254.0)
43
(536.7)
16
(199.8)
21
(266.3)
24
(304.7)
11
(139.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
198
(2,523)
169
(2,131)
218
(2,752)
187
(2,372)
174
(2,217)
144
(1,875)
169
(2,157)
176
(2,240)
162
(2,057)
170
(2,122)
149
(1,861)
198
(2,511)
201
(2,552)
223
(2,832)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(89.2)
3
(37.8)
9
(113.6)
5
(63.4)
3
(38.2)
7
(91.1)
9
(114.9)
5
(63.6)
14
(177.8)
6
(74.9)
5
(62.4)
9
(114.1)
9
(114.3)
6
(76.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)126.3122.2150.7139.1127.1125.2139.5132.7116.8133.493.4128.2132.6167.2

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City-data.com crime index in York, NE

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 18 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Nebraska average:

1.90
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Ancestries: German (50.1%), Irish (9.5%), American (6.8%), Swedish (4.4%), English (3.7%), European (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1609 feet

Land area: 5.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,395 people per square mile   (low).

York, Nebraska map

165 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 0.5% Asia, 0.2% Europe).

This city:

2.1%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,770 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,931 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (48.0 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (518.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Waco, NE (2.6 miles ),
Bradshaw, NE (2.9 miles ),
Thayer, NE (2.9 miles),
McCool Junction, NE (2.9 miles ),
Benedict, NE (3.1 miles ),
Lushton, NE (3.5 miles),
Utica, NE (3.6 miles ),
Henderson, NE (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.87 N, Longitude: 97.59 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,326 (+16.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,991 (72.0%)

Area code: 402

Distribution of median household income in York, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in York, NE in 2017
York satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $112,600
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $125,300
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $156,400
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2004: 21 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $158,400
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $188,300
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $182,000
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $195,700
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $236,700
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $206,700
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $271,500
  • 2012: 27 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2013: 22 buildings, average cost: $222,300
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $234,700
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $295,900
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $280,300
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $262,600
Number of permits per 10,000 York, NE residents
Average permit cost in York, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Historical population in York, NE
Historical housing units in York, NE

Population change in the 1990s: +97 (+1.2%).
Most common industries in York, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.4%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.4%)
  • Utilities (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.4%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in York, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)

Average climate in York, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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York, Nebraska environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

York-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the York city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.3 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

York-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Nebraska state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.7 miles away from York center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 249.4 miles away from York center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 710.6 miles away from York center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 425.6 miles away from York center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.8 miles away from York center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.5 miles away from York center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in York County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
York topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in York:

  • YORK GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 2222 LINCOLN AVE)
  • YORK GENERAL HEARTHSTONE (P O BOX 159, 2600 NORTH LINCOLN AVENUE)
  • YORK GENERAL DIALYSIS SERVICES (2319 N LINCOLN AVENUE)
  • YORK GENERAL HOSP HOME HEALTH (2319 N LINCOLN AVENUE)

Airports located in York:

See details about airports located in York, NE

College/University in York:

  • York College (Full-time enrollment: 429; Location: 1125 E 8th St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.york.edu/; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to York:

  • Central Community College (about 42 miles; Grand Island, NE; Full-time enrollment: 4,159)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 47 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 50 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 51 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 80 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • Northeast Community College (about 83 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 87 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)

Public high school in York:

Public elementary/middle schools in York:

Private elementary/middle schools in York:

  • EMMANUEL-FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 188, Location: 806 N BEAVER AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 116, Location: 428 N EAST AVE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in York

Library in York:

  • KILGORE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $489,198; Location: 520 NEBRASKA AVENUE; 56,611 books; 1,758 audio materials; 3,918 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 20 state licensed databases; 114 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in York: York Country Club (A), York (B), Farmers Co-op Association Elevator (C), Y Motel and RV Park (D), York County Fairgrounds (E), Childress Hall (F), Mackey Center (G), Levitt Library (H), Hulitt Hall (I), McGehee Hall (J), McCloud Hall (K), Freeman Physical Education Center (L), Larson House (M), Middlebrook Hall (N), Oliver House (O), Gurganus Hall (P), Thomas Hall (Q), York County Sheriff Office (R), York County Courthouse (S), Kilgore Memorial Library (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in York include: Baptist Congregational Church (A), Holy Trinity Episcopal Church (B), Jehovah Witnesses Church (C), Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), Emmanuel Lutheran Church (F), Arbor Drive Baptist Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), East Hill Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Wochner Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in York include: Harrison Park (1), Miller Park (2), Linear Park (3), Beaver Creek Park (4), Beaver Creek Ball Diamond (5), Duke Park (6), Nebraska 4-H Clubs Began in York County Historical Marker (7), East Hill Park (8), Levitt Stadium (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Lee's Ledgendary Marbles & Collectibles (Museums; 3120 South Lincoln Avenue).

Hotels: Best Western Palmer Inn (2426 South Lincoln Avenue), Quality Inn York (3724 South Lincoln Avenue), York-Days Inn (3710 S Lincoln Ave), Staehr Motel (Highway 81 & 34), 1st Inn Gold (4817 South Lincoln Avenue), Comfort Inn York (3815 South Lincoln Avenue), Holiday Inn Hotel (I-80 & Highway 81 South), Super 8 Motel (4112 South Lincoln Avenue), Holiday Inn York (4619 S Lincoln Ave).

Birthplace of: Robert T. Smith - World War II ace, Fred Niblo - Film director, Loyd A. Jones - Physicist, David Erb - Jockey, Doug Bereuter - Politician, Tom Sieckmann - Professional golfer, Derrie Nelson - Football player.

York County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in York and their reported violations in the past:

NEBRASKA CENTER FOR WOMEN (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 25 regular monitoring violations
SUPER 8 MOTEL (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-09-2013 to MAR-17-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-18-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-24-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-24-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.2%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in York in 2010:

  • 238 people in college/university student housing
  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 32 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 20 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in York in 2000:

  • 271 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 129 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 15 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in York (2011 data):

  • Cornerstone Bank: at 529 Lincoln Avenue, Lincoln Avenue Branch, York Wal-Mart Branch, Motor Bank Branch, Messenger Service Branch, -South Facility Bran. Info updated 2011/10/13: Bank assets: $1,118.2 mil, Deposits: $1,010.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: First York Ban Corp.
  • York State Bank: at 700 Lincoln Avenue, Detached Tellers' Facility, Detached Tellers' Branch. Info updated 2011/06/02: Bank assets: $133.7 mil, Deposits: $113.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Lauritzen Corporation
  • Henderson State Bank: at 627 Lincoln Avenue, branch established on 2007/08/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $160.6 mil, Deposits: $103.9 mil, headquarters in Henderson, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Henderson State Company
  • Union Bank and Trust Company: York Branch at 502 Grant Avenue, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2006/06/06: Bank assets: $2,481.6 mil, Deposits: $2,115.9 mil, headquarters in Lincoln, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 37 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Investment, Inc.
  • Midwest Bank National Association: York Branch at 105 West Elm Street, branch established on 2003/12/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $477.7 mil, Deposits: $399.5 mil, headquarters in Pierce, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Midwest Banc Holding Co.

For population 15 years and over in York:

Marital status in York, NE
  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in York:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - York
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for York, NE (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,69717
Mainline Protestant2,99714
Catholic1,8992
None3,072-
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
York County:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
York County:

8.5%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
York County:

30.4%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
York County:

14.2%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.9%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
York:

42.9%
Nebraska:

43.2%

Average BMI:
York:

28.7
Nebraska:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.2%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
York:

12.3%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
York:

33.3%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

53.4%
Nebraska:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
York:

75.8%
Nebraska:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of York, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 17$77,088$54,4150$0
Other Government Administration 14$23,197$19,8830$0
Firefighters 13$81,913$75,6121$27
Parks and Recreation 10$33,938$40,72637$11,751
Streets and Highways 10$41,682$50,0180$0
Police - Other 6$20,947$41,8940$0
Local Libraries 5$18,511$44,4265$1,814
Water Supply 4$18,914$56,7421$425
Sewerage 4$18,177$54,5310$0
Solid Waste Management 3$10,903$43,6120$0
Financial Administration 2$6,138$36,8280$0
Airports 1$5,467$65,6041$2,248
Other and Unallocable 1$5,757$69,0840$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,649$43,7880$0
Totals for Government 91$366,281$48,30145$16,265

York government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $2,311,000 ($293.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,932,000 ($245.74)
    Water Utilities: $1,056,000 ($134.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $901,000 ($114.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $553,000 ($70.34)
    Libraries: $184,000 ($23.40)
    Police Protection: $63,000 ($8.01)
    Local Fire Protection: $40,000 ($5.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,100,000 ($267.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,784,000 ($226.91)
    Regular Highways: $1,737,000 ($220.94)
    Water Utilities: $1,374,000 ($174.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,343,000 ($170.82)
    Central Staff Services: $1,253,000 ($159.37)
    Financial Administration: $964,000 ($122.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $833,000 ($105.95)
    Sewerage: $784,000 ($99.72)
    Housing and Community Development: $623,000 ($79.24)
    Libraries: $595,000 ($75.68)
    General Public Buildings: $193,000 ($24.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $675,000 ($85.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $169,000 ($21.50)
    Police Protection: $137,000 ($17.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $131,000 ($16.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $87,000 ($11.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($6.36)
    Libraries: $44,000 ($5.60)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,384,000 ($812.01)

York government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $8,384,000 ($1066.40)
    Sewerage: $1,309,000 ($166.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $625,000 ($79.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $393,000 ($49.99)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,058,000 ($388.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,635,000 ($335.16)
    Interest Earnings: $159,000 ($20.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,061,000 ($262.15)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $850,000 ($108.11)
    General Local Government Support: $217,000 ($27.60)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,150,000 ($527.86)
    Property: $1,155,000 ($146.91)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,014,000 ($128.97)

York government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,688,000 ($2377.00)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,876,000 ($2146.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,199,000 ($279.70)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $387,000 ($49.22)

York government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,948,000 ($1010.94)

5.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,614 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

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 Lancaster County, NE  0.87% ($34,875 average AGI)
from Fillmore County, NE  0.42% ($25,957)
from Seward County, NE  0.36% ($44,050)
Businesses in York, NE
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture2
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Arby's1Maurices1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Starbucks1
Comfort Inn1Subway3
Days Inn1Super 81
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul1
Goodwill3U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS2
Hilton1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in York:

  • KAWL (1370 AM; 1 kW; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRGI (1430 AM; 5 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in York:

  • KTMX (104.9 FM; YORK, NE; Owner: PRAIRIE STATES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHNE-FM (89.1 FM; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KZEN (100.3 FM; CENTRAL CITY, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KRGY (97.3 FM; AURORA, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KLIR (101.1 FM; COLUMBUS, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF COLUMBUS, INC.)
  • KFGE (98.1 FM; MILFORD, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around York:

  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • KHNE-TV (Channel 29; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KTVG (Channel 17; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHAS-TV (Channel 5; HASTINGS, NE; Owner: GREATER NEBRASKA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • KSNB-TV (Channel 4; SUPERIOR, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
York fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of York fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 49Number of bridges
  • 364ft / 111mTotal length
  • 184,100Total average daily traffic
  • 50,944Total average daily truck traffic
  • 83,412Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in York, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 91930-1939
  • 81960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for York, NE
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in York)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 116 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in York, NE)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in York)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in York)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 41. The highest number of reported fires - 89 took place in 2006, and the least - 17 in 2016. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in York, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (38.0%), and Structure Fires (32.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in York, NE
    • 25338.0%Outside Fires
    • 21332.0%Structure Fires
    • 14622.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 538.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for York, NE

Fire-safe hotels and motels in York, Nebraska:

  • Best Western Plus, 4619 S Lincoln Ave, York, Nebraska 68467 , Phone: (402) 362-6661, Fax: (402) 362-3727
  • New Victorian Inn- York, 3724 S Lincoln Ave, York, Nebraska 68467 , Phone: (402) 362-1686, Fax: (402) 362-1726
  • Hampton Inn, 309 W David Dr, York, Nebraska 68467 , Phone: (402) 362-0222, Fax: (402) 362-0111
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 4020 Grand Ave, York, Nebraska 68467 , Phone: (402) 745-6272, Fax: (402) 745-6277
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in York, Nebraska
Most common first names in York, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7478.2 years
William6680.2 years
Mary6184.0 years
Robert4776.5 years
Helen4783.2 years
Anna4786.6 years
Ruth4584.7 years
James3876.6 years
Charles3779.7 years
Walter3780.5 years
Most common last names in York, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3779.6 years
Smith3579.1 years
Miller3177.7 years
Naber2277.8 years
Peterson1873.7 years
Anderson1781.3 years
Myers1778.9 years
Nelson1677.3 years
Stuhr1579.0 years
Neville1479.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in York, NE
  • 62.6%Utility gas
  • 36.7%Electricity
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in York, NE
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 40.3%Utility gas
  • 3.2%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


York compared to Nebraska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

York on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children (population 1,000+)"
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