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York County, Nebraska (NE)

County population in 2019: 13,887 (56% urban, 44% rural); it was 14,598 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,227
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,700
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,982
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,637 (it was 1,740 in 2000)
% of renters here:

30%
State:

33%

Land area: 576 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 24 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in York County: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.5%), Educational, health and social services (22.1%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.5%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 61%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 37%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in York County, NE (2019)
    • 12,47285.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7475.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2191.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2001.4%Two or more races
    • 660.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 600.4%Asian alone
    • 320.2%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

40.2 years
Nebraska median age:

36.8 years
Males: 6,789  (48.9%)
Females: 7,098  (51.1%)
Average household size:
York County:

2.0 people
Nebraska:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,054 ($37,093 in 1999)
This county:

$62,054
Nebraska:

$63,229

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $561 (lower quartile is $440, upper quartile is $669)
This county:

$561
State:

$714


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $149,865 (it was $76,600 in 2000)
York:

$149,865
Nebraska:

$172,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $92,210 - $230,972
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,223
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $489

Institutionalized population: 491

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 11
  • Thefts: 58
  • Auto thefts: 1

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 11
  • Thefts: 57
  • Auto thefts: 6
York County, NE map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 38 buildings, average cost: $94,100
  • 1998: 37 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 1999: 24 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 2006: 22 buildings, average cost: $159,400
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $173,100
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $202,100
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $183,600
  • 2011: 23 buildings, average cost: $245,100
  • 2012: 37 buildings, average cost: $229,300
  • 2013: 32 buildings, average cost: $212,100
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $218,200
  • 2015: 21 buildings, average cost: $262,600
  • 2016: 23 buildings, average cost: $254,200
  • 2017: 11 buildings, average cost: $231,300
  • 2018: 17 buildings, average cost: $255,800
  • 2019: 18 buildings, average cost: $266,200
Number of permits per 10,000 York, NE residents
Average permit cost in York, NE
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,947 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,768 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in York, NE in 2019
Distribution of house value in York, NE in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in York, NE in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.7%
York County:

8.7%
Nebraska:

9.9%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.8% for Black residents, 32.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 45.2% for other race residents, 31.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 40.2 years old
(Males: 38.4 years old, Females: 41.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.8 years old, Black residents: 26.4 years old, American Indian residents: 39.3 years old, Asian residents: 33.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19.9 years old, Other race residents: 19.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in York County is $418 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $547 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $664 a month.

Cities in this county include: York, Henderson, McCool Junction, Bradshaw, Benedict, Gresham, Waco, Thayer, Lushton.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in York County: Briggs Feed Yard (A), Camp Kiwanis (B), Issac Walton Cabin (C), Pleasant Dale (D), Twin Lakes Camp-N-Shop (E), Thornridge Golf Course (F), Ruby Co-op Company Elevator (G), Blue River Rest Area (H), Goehner Rest Area (I), Link Library (J), Stanley A Matzke Library (K), Bartels Museum of Rocks and Minerals (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in York County include: East Fairview Church (A), Bellwood Mennonite Church (B), Saint Paul Church (C), Salem Church (D), West Fairview Church (E), West Blue Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: American Cemetery (1), Anderson Cemetery (2), Pleasant View Cemetery (3), Goldhammer Cemetery (4), Old Salem Cemetery (5), Seward Cemetery (6), Englehaupt Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Twin Lakes (A), Wehr-Ahlschwede Reservoir (B), Richert Reservoir Number 2 (C), Oak-Middle Reservoir 76-A (D), Richert Reservoir Number 1 (E), Wagner-Meyers Reservoir (F), Oak-Middle Reservoir 82-B (G), Miller-Flowerday Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Shadley Vale Creek (A), Wolf Creek (B), Lone Tree Creek (C), Lincoln Creek (D), Indian Creek (E), Walnut Creek (F), Plum Creek (G), North Fork Johnson Creek (H), Culver Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in York County include: Blue River State Recreation Area (1), Twin Lakes State Wildlife Management Area (2), Bur Oak State Wildlife Management Area (3), Oak Glen State Wildlife Management Area (4), North Lake Basin State Wildlife Management Area (5), North Ball Park (6), Big Blue River Historical Marker (7), Arrival Sculpture (8), Tall Grass Prairie Historical Marker (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Adams County , Buffalo County , Clay County , Grundy County, Illinois , Hall County , Louisa County, Iowa .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.1%
Nebraska:

2.7%

Unemployment by year in York, NE
County total employment by year in York, NE
County average yearly wages by year in York, NE

Current college students: 890
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 94.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 29.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 282 (32.7% naturalized citizens)

York County:

2.0%
Whole state:

7.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 732010 or later
  • 1012000 to 2009
  • 251990 to 1999
  • 221980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 54Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 89.1%

York County marital status for males York County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,191
  • One, attached: 126
  • Two: 73
  • 3 or 4: 191
  • 5 to 9: 97
  • 10 to 19: 114
  • 20 to 49: 304
  • 50 or more: 135
  • Mobile homes: 188

Housing units in York County with a mortgage: 1,985 (44 second mortgage, 82 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,161

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

59.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for York County

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
York County:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
York 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.
State:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
York County:

8.5%
Nebraska:

7.9%

Adult obesity rate:
York County:

30.4%
State:

28.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
State:

12.9%

Agriculture in York County:

Average size of farms: 573 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $260,669
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $294.59
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 43.66%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $221,504
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 86.95%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 78.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $180,841
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 81.69%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.47
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.30%
Corn for grain: 196068 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 141 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 96987 harvested acres
Vegetables: 53 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

York County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Nebraska state average. It is 1267708.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 5 fatalities and 89 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/9/1953, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 5 people and injured 82 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

York County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Nebraska state average. It is 387% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 309.4 miles away from York County center
On 6/22/2019 at 08:50:24, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 371.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 248.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 147.4 miles away from York County center
On 1/19/2020 at 19:08:42, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 197.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Nebraska Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4521, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storm, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 9, 2019 - April 1, 2019, FEMA Id: 4420, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 06, 2015 to June 17, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4225: June 25, 2015, FEMA Id: 4225, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 11, 2014 to May 13, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4179: June 17, 2014, FEMA Id: 4179, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 19, 2011 to June 21, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4014: August 12, 2011, FEMA Id: 4014, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Ice Jams, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 06, 2010 to April 03, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1902: April 21, 2010, FEMA Id: 1902, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 22, 2009 to January 08, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1878: February 25, 2010, FEMA Id: 1878, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Nebraska Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 22, 2008 to June 24, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1770: June 20, 2008, FEMA Id: 1770, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Nebraska Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 19, 2006 to January 01, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1674: January 07, 2007, FEMA Id: 1674, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Nebraska Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3245: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3245, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in York County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - York

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,106 (80.1%)
  • Carpooled: 772 (10.1%)
  • Bus: 19 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 10 (0.1%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 293 (3.8%)
  • Worked at home: 412 (5.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (47%)
  • Korea (14%)
  • Iraq (8%)
  • Brazil (6%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Cuba (3%)
  • Egypt (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in York County


  • German (44%)
  • American (10%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Swedish (3%)
  • Czech (1%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in York County, Nebraska in 2000:

  • 271 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 191 people in state prisons
  • 181 people in nursing homes
  • 37 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 15 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in York County, Nebraska in 2010:

  • 278 people in state prisons
  • 238 people in college/university student housing
  • 153 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
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $67,489.

5.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($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.
4.11% relocated from other counties in Nebraska ($27,067 average AGI)
1.85% relocated from other states ($21,547 average AGI)
York County:

1.85%
Nebraska average:

2.81%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
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)


6.66% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
Nebraska average:

6.52%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.58% relocated to other counties in Nebraska ($31,760 average AGI)
2.08% relocated to other states ($13,658 average AGI)
York County:

2.08%
Nebraska average:

2.97%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lancaster County, NE  0.99% ($54,636 average AGI)
to Fillmore County, NE  0.50% ($33,607)
to Douglas County, NE  0.41% ($42,348)
to Seward County, NE  0.38% ($36,095)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2

Births per 1000 population in York County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in York County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in York County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in York County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in York County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in York County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in York County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in York County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in York County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,744 (2,464 aged, 280 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 287 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in York County, Nebraska in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (282)
  • Unspecified dementia (86)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (20)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (10)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (10)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 14.06
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,722
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,476
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40,336

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,229
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 945
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 48
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 76

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,887
  • Male householders: 3,070 (813 living alone), Female householders: 2,677 (897 living alone)
  • 3,277 spouses (3,255 opposite-sex spouses), 331 unmarried partners, (331 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,200 children (2,987 natural, 96 adopted, 111 stepchildren), 151 grandchildren, 25 brothers or sisters, 35 parents, 16 foster children, 20 other relatives, 108 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,000

Size of family households: 2,087 2-persons, 708 3-persons, 449 4-persons, 318 5-persons, 140 6-persons, 47 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,710 1-person, 241 2-persons, 16 3-persons, 18 4-persons.

2,390 married couples with children.
521 single-parent households (96 men, 425 women).

94.6% of residents of York speak English at home.
3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (94% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (69% speak English very well, 31% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (58% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $86,019,000 ($6,046 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,009,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $36,322,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $15,975,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $16,848,000
Federal grants: $7,980,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,930,000 ($4,263,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,963,000 ($727,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $546,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,379,000
Federal Government insurance: $81,396,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 927
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 737
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +104
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -479
Here -33 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in York County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.66 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.3
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

Year house built in York County, Nebraska
  • Year house built in York County, Nebraska
  • 642014 or later
  • 1062010 to 2013
  • 2642000 to 2009
  • 4171990 to 1999
  • 4861980 to 1989
  • 1,0931970 to 1979
  • 7481960 to 1969
  • 7471950 to 1959
  • 3601940 to 1949
  • 2,0351939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in York County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Nebraska
  • 11 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 233 rooms
  • 2634 rooms
  • 5925 rooms
  • 5556 rooms
  • 7357 rooms
  • 6108 rooms
  • 1,3509+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Nebraska
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Nebraska
  • 731 room
  • 872 rooms
  • 2623 rooms
  • 4364 rooms
  • 2035 rooms
  • 2026 rooms
  • 1907 rooms
  • 978 rooms
  • 799+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in York County, Nebraska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Nebraska
  • 1no bedroom
  • 621 bedroom
  • 9432 bedrooms
  • 1,6093 bedrooms
  • 1,0404 bedrooms
  • 4775+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Nebraska
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Nebraska
  • 71no bedroom
  • 3701 bedroom
  • 5472 bedrooms
  • 5053 bedrooms
  • 774 bedrooms
  • 535+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in York County, Nebraska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in York County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in York County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 27no vehicle
  • 8311 vehicle
  • 1,8122 vehicles
  • 8463 vehicles
  • 4214 vehicles
  • 1945+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in York County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in York County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 184no vehicle
  • 6851 vehicle
  • 4732 vehicles
  • 2503 vehicles
  • 364 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles

85.2% of York County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in Nebraska.

York County:

85.2%
State average:

84.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 9,925
  • Other state: 3,537
  • Northeast: 237
  • Midwest: 1,624
  • South: 546
  • West: 1,150
Year householders moved into unit in York County, NE
Most commonly used house heating fuel in York County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 49.9%Utility gas
  • 34.3%Electricity
  • 12.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 45.3%Electricity
  • 44.3%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%No fuel used
  • 2.1%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 214
Here:

15.8%
Nebraska:

14.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 91
Here:

12.7%
Nebraska:

12.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 270
Here:

52.0%
Nebraska:

19.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

York County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $207,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,076,000
    Police Protection: $1,327,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,302,000
    General - Other: $819,000
    Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    General Public Buildings: $529,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $428,000
    Central Staff Services: $405,000
    Financial Administration: $335,000
    Health - Other: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $156,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,075,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $164,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $198,000
    Police Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,988,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $98,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,894,000
    Highways: $1,955,000
    Other: $292,000
    Public Welfare: $105,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,366,000
    Death and Gift: $1,551,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $608,000
    Other Selective Sales: $376,000

York County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $207,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,076,000
    Police Protection: $1,327,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,302,000
    General - Other: $819,000
    Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    General Public Buildings: $529,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $428,000
    Central Staff Services: $405,000
    Financial Administration: $335,000
    Health - Other: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $156,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,075,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $164,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $198,000
    Police Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,988,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $98,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,894,000
    Highways: $1,955,000
    Other: $292,000
    Public Welfare: $105,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,366,000
    Death and Gift: $1,551,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $608,000
    Other Selective Sales: $376,000

York County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $207,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,076,000
    Police Protection: $1,327,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,302,000
    General - Other: $819,000
    Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    General Public Buildings: $529,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $428,000
    Central Staff Services: $405,000
    Financial Administration: $335,000
    Health - Other: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $156,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,075,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $164,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $198,000
    Police Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,988,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $98,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,894,000
    Highways: $1,955,000
    Other: $292,000
    Public Welfare: $105,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,366,000
    Death and Gift: $1,551,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $608,000
    Other Selective Sales: $376,000

York County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $207,000
  • Charges - Regular Highways: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,076,000
    Police Protection: $1,327,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,302,000
    General - Other: $819,000
    Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    General Public Buildings: $529,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $428,000
    Central Staff Services: $405,000
    Financial Administration: $335,000
    Health - Other: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $156,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $123,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,075,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $164,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $198,000
    Police Protection: $7,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,988,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $98,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,894,000
    Highways: $1,955,000
    Other: $292,000
    Public Welfare: $105,000
    Health and Hospitals: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,366,000
    Death and Gift: $1,551,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $608,000
    Other Selective Sales: $376,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 154
  • Number of aged recipients: 10
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 144
  • Number of recipients under 18: 22
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 113
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 19
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 72
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 68
Most common first names in York County, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12478.7 years
William9080.5 years
Mary8484.0 years
Anna8286.7 years
Henry7381.0 years
Helen6982.6 years
George6279.9 years
Robert5675.5 years
Ruth5582.5 years
Walter5480.8 years
Most common last names in York County, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Friesen11379.5 years
Smith5377.4 years
Epp4879.9 years
Peters4778.4 years
Johnson4279.7 years
Miller3978.7 years
Naber3076.4 years
Peterson2975.6 years
Buller2780.5 years
Ratzlaff2575.7 years
Businesses in York County, NE
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture2
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1Maurices1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Starbucks1
Comfort Inn1Subway4
Days Inn1Super 81
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul1
Goodwill3U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS2
Hilton1Walgreens1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1