York County VA Information


York County Subdivisions

York County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 68,988
Daytime Population: Workers 30,509
Daytime Population: Residents 34,617
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 65,126
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 68,340
Population in Familes 60,416
Population in Group Qrtrs 648
Population Density2 658
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $84,616
Average Household Income $102,741
Per Capita Income $37,939


Total Housing Units 28,066 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,455 (65.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,859 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,752 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $339,340
Average Home Value $370,985


Total Households 25,314
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 19,574
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.73% 0.84%
Households 0.73% 0.85%
Families 0.63% 0.78%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   2.17%


York County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares York County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 30 78th
Population Density # 43 68th
Diversity Index # 58 59th
Median Household Income # 12 92nd
Per Capita Income # 14 90th

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