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York County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2017: 67,739 (94% urban, 6% rural); it was 56,297 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 14,254
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,790
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 15,160
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,962 (it was 4,840 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

33%

Land area: 106 sq. mi.

Water area: 109.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 641 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in York County: 98.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.9%), Educational, health and social services (19.5%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (12.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 64%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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  • Races in York County, VA (2017)
    • 48,33885.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8,77115.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,1467.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3,7576.7%Asian alone
    • 2,5524.5%Two or more races
    • 1520.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1020.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 610.1%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

39.3 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years
Males: 33,235  (49.1%)
Females: 34,504  (50.9%)
Average household size:
York County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $83,993 ($57,956 in 1999)
This county:

$83,993
Virginia:

$71,535

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $1,240 (lower quartile is $992, upper quartile is $1,490)
This county:

$1240
State:

$1005


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $328,500 (it was $149,100 in 2000)
York:

$328,500
Virginia:

$273,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $232,800 - $414,200

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $391,852
Here:

$391,852
State:

$361,495

Townhouses or other attached units: $255,163
Here:

$255,163
State:

$349,009

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $228,972
Here:

$228,972
State:

$253,419

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $175,083
Here:

$175,083
State:

$312,958

Mobile homes: $31,347
Here:

$31,347
State:

$70,345

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,851
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $542

Institutionalized population: 114

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 32
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 183
  • Thefts: 1008
  • Auto thefts: 51

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 11
  • Assaults: 34
  • Burglaries: 97
  • Thefts: 1027
  • Auto thefts: 38
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 428 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 1998: 508 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 1999: 584 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2000: 643 buildings, average cost: $110,800
  • 2001: 430 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2002: 466 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2003: 439 buildings, average cost: $143,700
  • 2004: 438 buildings, average cost: $167,700
  • 2005: 312 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2006: 301 buildings, average cost: $164,900
  • 2007: 204 buildings, average cost: $238,100
  • 2008: 183 buildings, average cost: $268,100
  • 2009: 166 buildings, average cost: $170,800
  • 2010: 148 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2011: 89 buildings, average cost: $204,600
  • 2012: 108 buildings, average cost: $164,300
  • 2013: 237 buildings, average cost: $167,100
  • 2014: 78 buildings, average cost: $229,300
  • 2015: 110 buildings, average cost: $254,900
  • 2016: 77 buildings, average cost: $219,900
  • 2017: 106 buildings, average cost: $254,300
Number of permits per 10,000 York, VA residents
Average permit cost in York, VA
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,266 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,237 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in York, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in York, VA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in York, VA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.7%
York County:

4.7%
Virginia:

10.6%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.2% for Black residents, 15.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for other race residents, 5.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 39.3 years old
(Males: 38.1 years old, Females: 42.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.1 years old, Black residents: 39.5 years old, American Indian residents: 44.0 years old, Asian residents: 40.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.6 years old, Other race residents: 24.6 years old)

Area name: Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in York County is $706 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $811 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1118 a month.

Cities in this county include: Bethel Manor, Yorktown.

York County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Beaver County, Oklahoma , Barren County, Kentucky , Barton County, Missouri , McDowell County, West Virginia , Jackson County, Kentucky , Metcalfe County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Virginia:

3.0%

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

Current college students: 3,066
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 94.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 45.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 4,261 (52.5% naturalized citizens)

York County:

6.3%
Whole state:

12.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,6882010 or later
  • 1,2402000 to 2009
  • 9091990 to 1999
  • 7101980 to 1989
  • 6711970 to 1979
  • 740Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 23.4%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,733
  • One, attached: 3,634
  • Two: 210
  • 3 or 4: 1,190
  • 5 to 9: 2,322
  • 10 to 19: 1,626
  • 20 to 49: 357
  • 50 or more: 344
  • Mobile homes: 347

Housing units in York County with a mortgage: 13,238 (267 second mortgage, 1,987 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,706

Here:

76.5% with mortgage
State:

68.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for York County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,23929
Mainline Protestant8,42010
Catholic3,5112
Other4294
Orthodox2743
None40,591-
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: 9
York County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
York County:

4.09 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 43
This county:

7.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
York County:

9.5%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
York County:

27.8%
State:

26.7%

Agriculture in York County:

Average size of farms: 17 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $66,413
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $12353.65
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 10.80%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $58,236
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.40%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 15.17%
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.36%
Average age of principal farm operators: 61 years
Vegetables: 32 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

York County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.5 miles away from York County center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 218.4 miles away from the county center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from the county center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from the county center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 103.3 miles away from York County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 362.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 01, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3359: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3359, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to September 04, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3329: August 26, 2011, FEMA Id: 3329, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to August 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4024: September 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 4024, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms and Flooding, Including Severe Storms and Flooding Associated with Tropical Depression Ernesto, Incident Period: August 29, 2006 to September 07, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1661: September 22, 2006, FEMA Id: 1661, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Tropical Depression
  • Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3240: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to October 01, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1491: September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: 1491, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1318: February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Virginia Hurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 13, 1999 to September 26, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1293: September 18, 1999, FEMA Id: 1293, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Floyd, Incident Period: September 13, 1999 to September 26, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3147: September 16, 1999, FEMA Id: 3147, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 05, 1996 to September 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1135: September 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1135, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in York County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - York

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 19,498 (79.4%)
  • Carpooled: 2,071 (8.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 236 (1.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 381 (1.6%)
  • Bicycle: 63 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 796 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,627 (6.6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (12%)
  • Korea (12%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Mexico (5%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Japan (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in York County


  • American (11%)
  • English (8%)
  • German (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 322 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 118 people in nursing homes
  • 93 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 50 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 33 people in other group homes
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally ill

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

  • 511 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $88,688.

11.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,992 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.89%
Virginia average:

9.50%


0.60% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,209 average AGI)
York County:

0.60%
Virginia average:

0.18%

6.78% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($31,344 average AGI)
4.52% relocated from other states ($21,438 average AGI)
York County:

4.52%
Virginia average:

3.61%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Newport News city, VA  2.27% ($55,688 average AGI)
from Hampton city, VA  1.36% ($48,194)
from James City County, VA  0.79% ($61,827)
from Virginia Beach city, VA  0.30% ($47,342)
from Williamsburg city, VA  0.23% ($44,667)
from Gloucester County, VA  0.21% ($46,327)
from Norfolk city, VA  0.18% ($62,413)


12.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($62,635 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.53%
Virginia average:

9.76%


0.29% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,380 average AGI)
York County:

0.29%
Virginia average:

0.17%

7.26% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($34,438 average AGI)
4.98% relocated to other states ($26,817 average AGI)
York County:

4.98%
Virginia average:

3.89%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Newport News city, VA  2.36% ($42,936 average AGI)
to James City County, VA  1.03% ($99,672)
to Hampton city, VA  0.95% ($44,180)
to Gloucester County, VA  0.45% ($56,856)
to Virginia Beach city, VA  0.25% ($59,892)
to Poquoson city, VA  0.24% ($65,266)
to Williamsburg city, VA  0.22% ($54,373)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Births per 1000 population in York County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 5.9

Deaths per 1000 population in York County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in York County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.3%
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: 8,199 (7,364 aged, 835 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,779 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in York County, Virginia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (422)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (412)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (272)
  • Unspecified dementia (248)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (208)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (186)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (156)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (118)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (100)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (95)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 865
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 620
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 51
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 81

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 15
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 72.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 50.5
  • Other - 21.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 67,739
  • In family households: 58,288 (11,505 male householders, 8,079 female householders)
    15,644 spouses, 18,222 children (16,936 natural, 827 adopted, 459 stepchildren), 439 grandchildren, 1,044 brothers or sisters, 1,151 parents, 848 other relatives, 1,356 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,674 (2,137 male householders (1,451 living alone)), 3,573 female householders (3,090 living alone)), 1,964 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,777

Size of family households: 9,080 2-persons, 4,872 3-persons, 3,859 4-persons, 1,128 5-persons, 567 6-persons, 78 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,541 1-person, 635 2-persons, 402 3-persons, 132 4-persons.

10,812 married couples with children.
3,703 single-parent households (1,803 men, 1,900 women).

88.7% of residents of York speak English at home.
3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
3.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
3.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (56% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $694,607,000 ($11,409 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $327,678,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $265,964,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,828,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $69,782,000
Federal grants: $21,165,000
Federal procurement contracts: $59,956,000 ($38,050,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $247,911,000 ($197,073,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $8,626,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $106,747,000
Federal Government insurance: $430,723,000

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

Births: 3,213
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,774
Here:

29 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +417
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +3,683
Here:

+60 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in York County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 29.78 millions of gallons per day (0% from ground, 100% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.6
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Year house built in York County, Virginia
  • Year house built in York County, Virginia
  • 1,0722014 or later
  • 1,6892010 to 2013
  • 4,3112000 to 2009
  • 6,9871990 to 1999
  • 6,3641980 to 1989
  • 2,9281970 to 1979
  • 1,8351960 to 1969
  • 2,0141950 to 1959
  • 3751940 to 1949
  • 1881939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in York County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Virginia
  • 1211 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 5954 rooms
  • 2,1175 rooms
  • 3,1766 rooms
  • 2,5527 rooms
  • 3,9378 rooms
  • 5,4469+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Virginia
  • 1971 room
  • 3842 rooms
  • 4033 rooms
  • 1,1664 rooms
  • 2,7025 rooms
  • 1,0956 rooms
  • 5117 rooms
  • 5308 rooms
  • 3629+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in York County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in York County, Virginia
  • 121no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1,3832 bedrooms
  • 8,0993 bedrooms
  • 6,8204 bedrooms
  • 1,5215+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in York County, Virginia
  • 197no bedroom
  • 5261 bedroom
  • 2,1992 bedrooms
  • 3,5463 bedrooms
  • 6894 bedrooms
  • 1935+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in York County, Virginia 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
  • 219no vehicle
  • 2,9721 vehicle
  • 7,3812 vehicles
  • 4,9583 vehicles
  • 1,8884 vehicles
  • 5265+ 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
  • 3,5261 vehicle
  • 2,8442 vehicles
  • 6883 vehicles
  • 1084 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

85.9% of York County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Virginia.

York County:

85.9%
State average:

84.7%

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

  • This state: 24,802
  • Other state: 35,484
  • Northeast: 8,875
  • Midwest: 6,422
  • South: 14,714
  • West: 5,473
Year householders moved into unit in York County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in York County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 57.5%Utility gas
  • 34.3%Electricity
  • 4.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 56.1%Electricity
  • 41.1%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 714
Here:

8.4%
Virginia:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 208
Here:

6.0%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 410
Here:

14.0%
Virginia:

19.8%

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 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,435,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,792,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,626,000
    Other: $3,751,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,008,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $838,000
    Parks and Recreation: $520,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $450,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,051,000
    General - Other: $5,206,000
    Sewerage: $3,418,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $196,289,000
    General - Other: $25,244,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,117,000
    Police Protection: $9,139,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,611,000
    Sewerage: $7,605,000
    Financial Administration: $5,056,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,137,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,992,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,406,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,917,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,615,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $883,000
    Health - Other: $770,000
    Water Utilities: $327,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $14,981,000
    Public Welfare: $3,480,000
    Other: $954,000
    Sewerage: $279,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,741,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,889,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $12,594,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $133,528,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $124,109,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,354,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $23,151,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $20,651,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,935,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,129,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,738,000
    Rents: $395,000
    Special Assessments: $300,000
    Sale of Property: $13,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,906,000
    Water Utilities: $801,000
    Sewerage: $760,000
    General - Other: $730,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $90,990,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $323,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $24,339,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $68,292,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,806,000
    Other: $5,424,000
    Public Welfare: $1,254,000
  • Tax - Property: $146,383,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,032,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,942,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,078,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,590,000
    Other License: $779,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $224,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $78,646,000

York County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,435,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,792,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,626,000
    Other: $3,751,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,008,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $838,000
    Parks and Recreation: $520,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $450,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,051,000
    General - Other: $5,206,000
    Sewerage: $3,418,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $196,289,000
    General - Other: $25,244,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,117,000
    Police Protection: $9,139,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,611,000
    Sewerage: $7,605,000
    Financial Administration: $5,056,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,137,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,992,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,406,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,917,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,615,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $883,000
    Health - Other: $770,000
    Water Utilities: $327,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $14,981,000
    Public Welfare: $3,480,000
    Other: $954,000
    Sewerage: $279,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,741,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,889,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $12,594,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $133,528,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $124,109,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,354,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $23,151,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $20,651,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,935,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,129,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,738,000
    Rents: $395,000
    Special Assessments: $300,000
    Sale of Property: $13,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,906,000
    Water Utilities: $801,000
    Sewerage: $760,000
    General - Other: $730,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $90,990,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $323,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $24,339,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $68,292,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,806,000
    Other: $5,424,000
    Public Welfare: $1,254,000
  • Tax - Property: $146,383,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,032,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,942,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,078,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,590,000
    Other License: $779,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $224,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $78,646,000

York County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,435,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,792,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,626,000
    Other: $3,751,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,008,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $838,000
    Parks and Recreation: $520,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $450,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,051,000
    General - Other: $5,206,000
    Sewerage: $3,418,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $196,289,000
    General - Other: $25,244,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,117,000
    Police Protection: $9,139,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,611,000
    Sewerage: $7,605,000
    Financial Administration: $5,056,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,137,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,992,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,406,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,917,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,615,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $883,000
    Health - Other: $770,000
    Water Utilities: $327,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $14,981,000
    Public Welfare: $3,480,000
    Other: $954,000
    Sewerage: $279,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,741,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,889,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $12,594,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $133,528,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $124,109,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,354,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $23,151,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $20,651,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,935,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,129,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,738,000
    Rents: $395,000
    Special Assessments: $300,000
    Sale of Property: $13,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,906,000
    Water Utilities: $801,000
    Sewerage: $760,000
    General - Other: $730,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $90,990,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $323,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $24,339,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $68,292,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,806,000
    Other: $5,424,000
    Public Welfare: $1,254,000
  • Tax - Property: $146,383,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,032,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,942,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,078,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,590,000
    Other License: $779,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $224,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $78,646,000

York County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,435,000
  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,792,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,626,000
    Other: $3,751,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,008,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $838,000
    Parks and Recreation: $520,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $450,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,051,000
    General - Other: $5,206,000
    Sewerage: $3,418,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $196,289,000
    General - Other: $25,244,000
    Local Fire Protection: $12,117,000
    Police Protection: $9,139,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,611,000
    Sewerage: $7,605,000
    Financial Administration: $5,056,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,137,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,992,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,406,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,917,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,615,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $883,000
    Health - Other: $770,000
    Water Utilities: $327,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $14,981,000
    Public Welfare: $3,480,000
    Other: $954,000
    Sewerage: $279,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,741,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,889,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $12,594,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $133,528,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $124,109,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,354,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $23,151,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $20,651,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,935,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,129,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,738,000
    Rents: $395,000
    Special Assessments: $300,000
    Sale of Property: $13,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,906,000
    Water Utilities: $801,000
    Sewerage: $760,000
    General - Other: $730,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $90,990,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $323,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $24,339,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $68,292,000
    General Local Government Support: $8,806,000
    Other: $5,424,000
    Public Welfare: $1,254,000
  • Tax - Property: $146,383,000
    Other Selective Sales: $12,032,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,942,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,078,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,590,000
    Other License: $779,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $224,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $78,646,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 376
  • Number of aged recipients: 55
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 321
  • Number of recipients under 18: 71
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 219
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 86
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 134
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 150
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED411$291,095351$251,2882,592$244,395143$185,8251$472,000124$196,7422$206,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$309,22211$251,273148$253,8856$18,3330$06$173,5001$16,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED26$300,57724$191,625463$243,24438$89,1050$038$184,1055$60,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN36$279,33333$262,455464$250,84118$149,2780$022$187,3641$10,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$346,0003$224,333127$243,9135$242,6000$07$200,8570$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$302,56347$310,0852$273,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$349,00018$301,1670$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$301,66710$299,1000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$345,3336$348,1670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$378,0000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in York, VA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in York, VA - Value
Most common first names in York County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11572.1 years
William11474.1 years
Mary11380.1 years
John11274.5 years
Robert8769.5 years
George6473.4 years
Charles5775.3 years
Helen5581.5 years
Margaret5080.4 years
Joseph4976.2 years
Most common last names in York County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4776.9 years
Johnson3874.0 years
Davis3576.3 years
Wilson3175.0 years
Williams3077.2 years
Moore2974.6 years
Jones2767.4 years
Brown2772.2 years
Harris2573.3 years
Thomas2576.9 years
Businesses in York County, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Holiday Inn2
AutoZone1Kmart1
Ben & Jerry's1Kroger1
Blockbuster1Marriott1
Burger King1McDonald's1
Chick-Fil-A1Nike2
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
DressBarn1Ruby Tuesday1
Dressbarn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway3
FedEx6T-Mobile2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1UPS4
GNC1Walgreens1
GameStop1Walmart1
H&R Block1YMCA1
Hardee's1

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