York, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 7,950 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.8%
 
Males: 3,764  (47.4%)
Females: 4,186  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  35.5 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29745.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,176 (it was $30,564 in 2000)
York:

$30,176
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,973 (it was $14,218 in 2000)

York city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $109,054 (it was $78,000 in 2000)
York:

$109,054
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $200,174; Detached houses: $215,580; Townhouses or other attached units: $148,092; In 2-unit structures: $175,628; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,892; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $163,475; Mobile homes: $87,580; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $8,455

Median gross rent in 2013: $667.

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  • Races in York, SC (2010)

    York races chart
    • 4,01151.8%White alone
    • 2,94138.0%Black alone
    • 5637.3%Hispanic
    • 1311.7%Two or more races
    • 440.6%Asian alone
    • 350.5%American Indian alone
    • 100.1%Other race alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in York: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (12.5%), Scotch-Irish (5.4%), Irish (4.8%), German (4.4%), Subsaharan African (4.3%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/07/1841

Elevation: 756 feet

Land area: 7.87 square miles.

Population density: 1,010 people per square mile   (low).

York,SC real estate house value index trend

York, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in York:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in York city:

  • Never married: 36.4%
  • Now married: 39.7%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

481 residents are foreign born (5.2% Latin America).

This city:

5.9%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 75 registered sex offenders living in York, South Carolina as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in York to the number of sex offenders is 105 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $928 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $663 (0.7%)

York satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gastonia, NC (18.3 miles , pop. 66,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (27.5 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (481.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Sharon, SC (2.5 miles ), Clover, SC (2.9 miles ), Newport, SC (2.9 miles ), McConnells, SC (3.0 miles ), Hickory Grove, SC (3.2 miles ), Smyrna, SC (3.2 miles) , India Hook, SC (3.3 miles ), Tega Cay, SC (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,700
  • 2003: 49 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2004: 81 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2005: 32 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2006: 83 buildings, average cost: $108,700
  • 2007: 89 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2008: 25 buildings, average cost: $173,200
  • 2009: 39 buildings, average cost: $180,100
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $168,100
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $176,800
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $214,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.99 N, Longitude: 81.24 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,380 (+29.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 761 (27.5%)

Area code: 803

York household income distribution York home values distribution

Property values in York, SC


Crime rates in York by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1020001201100
per 100,000 14.10.028.20.00.00.013.325.50.012.012.80.00.0
Rapes 48324556334612
per 100,000 56.5111.942.228.456.268.166.376.637.136.051.175.3151.4
Robberies 1411141518251221111712136
per 100,000 197.9153.8197.1212.9252.7340.4159.2268.1136.1204.2153.3163.375.7
Assaults 888567841219390796966823745
per 100,000 1,244.01,188.8943.31,192.31,698.71,266.21,194.11,008.4853.6792.61,047.8464.6567.7
Burglaries 4467481091096261848273786650
per 100,000 622.0937.1675.81,547.21,530.3844.1809.31,072.21,014.5876.7996.7828.8630.8
Thefts 358345411330346251239276352260327368280
per 100,000 5,060.84,825.25,786.34,684.24,857.53,417.33,171.03,523.14,354.83,122.44,178.44,621.43,532.2
Auto thefts 25112221171225161515231311
per 100,000 353.4153.8309.7298.1238.7163.4331.7204.2185.6180.1293.9163.3138.8
Arson 1323111112122
per 100,000 14.142.028.242.614.013.613.312.812.424.012.825.125.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 664.0652.2649.3652.5790.6626.2583.3634.4507.4479.1589.6463.7459.5

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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: 34 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.41
South Carolina average:

2.44
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +256 (+3.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in York, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

York-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.9 miles away from the York city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

York-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 157.9 miles away from York center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 163.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 268.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 149.1 miles away from York center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.4 miles away from the city 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 (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
York topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles Randolph-Wright - Film director, Ernest Dixon (American football) - Football player, Stanyarne Wilson - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in York:

  • DIVINE SAVIOUR HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 111 S CONGRESS ST)
  • FRESENIUS OF YORK (1440 E ALEXANDER LOVE HWY)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - YORK (111 SOUTH CONGRESS STREET)

Airports located in York:

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Amtrak station near York:

  • 20 miles: GASTONIA (350 HANCOCK ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plants near York:

  • 9 miles: Catawba 1 and 2 in Clover, SC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to York:

  • Winthrop University (about 13 miles; Rock Hill, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,575)
  • York Technical College (about 15 miles; Rock Hill, SC; FT enrollment: 3,572)
  • Gaston College (about 23 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 4,385)
  • Limestone College (about 24 miles; Gaffney, SC; FT enrollment: 2,758)
  • Cleveland Community College (about 25 miles; Shelby, NC; FT enrollment: 2,541)
  • Queens University of Charlotte (about 27 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,083)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (about 28 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,518)

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Public elementary/middle schools in York:

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Notable locations in York: Spring Lake Country Club (A), York City Hall (B), York County Courthouse (C), York Public Library (D), York Fire Department (E), Episcopal Childrens Home (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: York Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in York include: Abiding Presence Lutheran Church (A), Bright Light Freewill Baptist Church (B), Central Baptist Church (C), Church of God (D), Church of God of Prophecy (E), Church of the Nazarene (F), Divine Savior Catholic Church (G), Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rose Hill Cemetery (1), Union Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lower York Reservoir (A), Upper York Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: McCelvey Center (Museums; 212 East Jefferson Street), Historical Center of York County (Museums; 212 East Jefferson Street), York Motor Lodge (1250 Chester Highway).

Hotel: Days Inn of York (1568 East Alexander Love Highway).

Courts: York County Government - Other County Listings- Clerk Of Court (2 South Congress Street), York County Government - Judgments & Liens- Family Court- Other County Listings- Master-In-Eq (1 North Congress Street), York County Government - Social Services Dept- Family Court- Judgments & L (1675 York Highway), York County Government - Judgments & Liens- Family Court- Other County List (2 South Congress Street), York County Government - Circuit Court (South Congress), York County Government - Common Pleas Civil Court- Family Court- Clerk Of C (2 South Congress Street), York County Government - Criminal Section- Clerk Of Court- Family Court- Common Pleas Civil C (1675 York Highway), York County Government - Judgments & Liens- Family Court- Other County Listings- Public Defe (1675 York Highway), York County Government - Other County Listings- Judgments & Liens- Civil Court- Jury Ser (2 South Congress Street).

York 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 2012 was 84.8. This is about average.

City:

84.8
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.172. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.172
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.43. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.43
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00085. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00085
U.S.:

0.01468

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

MCAFEES MHP (4660008) (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-04-2013), St Show-cause Hearing (DEC-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2014), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAR-07-2014), St Admin Penalty assessed (MAR-07-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-03-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-21-2013)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
CARROLL MHP 1 (4660087) (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in York that have no violations reported:

  • GOODS MHP (4660098) (Population served: 128, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CARROLL MHP 2 (4660088) (Population served: 66, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.3%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.1% for Black residents, 21.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.6% for other race residents, 20.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.5%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in York in 2010:

  • 193 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in York in 2000:

  • 99 people in nursing homes
  • 87 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 34 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 32 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 24 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

York, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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York compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in York (2011 data):

  • Bank of York: East Liberty Street Branch at East Liberty Street Extension, branch established on 1973/09/27; Bank Of York at 13 W Liberty St, branch established on 1935/04/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $181.9 mil, Deposits: $152.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: York Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Congress Street Branch at 12 North Congress Street, branch established on 1933/03/09; York Branch at 911 East Liberty Street, branch established on 2001/05/07. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $8,104.0 mil, Deposits: $6,880.8 mil, headquarters in Columbia, SC, positive income, 197 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Sc York at 970 East Liberty Street, branch established on 2010/02/13. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • SCBT National Association: York Branch at 801 E. Liberty Street, branch established on 1999/01/12. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $3,893.8 mil, Deposits: $3,257.7 mil, headquarters in Orangeburg, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Scbt Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant67,634215
Mainline Protestant20,90160
Catholic14,0305
Black Protestant5,60534
Other4,12111
Orthodox151
None113,767-
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: 40
York County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
York County:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 97
York County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 117
Here:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
York County:

28.0%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.0%
State:

13.4%
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 4$12,460$37,3802$3,360
Other Government Administration 6$23,163$46,32612$5,566
Judicial and Legal 1$5,287$63,4442$1,892
Police Protection - Officers 26$96,320$44,4550$0
Police - Other 7$20,566$35,2560$0
Firefighters 7$25,403$43,5480$0
Solid Waste Management 3$8,512$34,0480$0
Sewerage 6$15,316$30,6320$0
Parks and Recreation 7$19,896$34,1073$1,909
Water Supply 3$13,543$54,1720$0
Other and Unallocable 21$69,214$39,5510$0
Totals for Government 91$309,680$40,83719$12,727

6.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,174 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($134 average AGI)
York County:

0.02%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Mecklenburg County, NC  1.36% ($49,388 average AGI)
from Chester County, SC  0.31% ($28,043)
from Lancaster County, SC  0.30% ($31,599)


5.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,020 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($305 average AGI)
York County:

0.05%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Mecklenburg County, NC  1.07% ($37,859 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, SC  0.31% ($34,556)
to Chester County, SC  0.26% ($27,354)

Strongest AM radio stations in York:

  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WBZK (980 AM; 3 kW; YORK, SC; Owner: CAROLINA METRO RADIO, LLC)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in York:

  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W219CH (91.7 FM; LOWRYS, SC; Owner: RICHBURG EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBT-FM (99.3 FM; CHESTER, SC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNSC-FM (88.9 FM; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around York:

  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WNSC-TV (Channel 30; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
York fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of York fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $546,000Total costs
  • 48,107Total average daily traffic
  • 2,513Total average daily truck traffic
  • 70,233Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in York)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 85 (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, SC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (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: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in York)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in York)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$120,10514$140,85153$122,5834$21,2838$84,7512$80,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$100,4850$013$117,6121$2,8400$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$99,1749$113,65635$127,4972$70,7002$75,8251$147,830
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$123,7454$122,64821$140,5631$2,8401$152,1500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$75,1250$03$172,3030$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0616.01 , 0616.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$140,5701$156,4300$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$67,2200$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$56,8800$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$117,4200$01$57,590
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0616.01 , 0616.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 101
  • Hazardous Condition: 65
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 22

Incident types - York

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for York, SC
Most common first names in York, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James19769.6 years
William15270.9 years
Mary14478.0 years
John12072.5 years
Robert9671.4 years
Annie6078.3 years
Charles5767.4 years
Margaret5276.8 years
Thomas5066.2 years
George4574.1 years
Most common last names in York, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7374.0 years
Robinson5179.1 years
Brown5170.5 years
Williams5172.5 years
Jones4479.8 years
Stewart4375.4 years
Moore3675.1 years
Childers3571.1 years
White3378.1 years
Carroll3276.8 years
Businesses in York, SC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Nike1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Circle K1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
FedEx3U-Haul3
Ford1UPS2
H&R Block1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1
Lowe's1YMCA2
McDonald's1
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