York, Alabama Population 2022

2,390
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York is a city located in Sumter County Alabama. York has a 2020 population of 2,390. York is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -0.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,414 in 2010.

The average household income in York is $34,851 with a poverty rate of 30.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $658 per month, and the median house value is $34,600. The median age in York is 38.7 years, 37.5 years for males, and 42.3 years for females.

York Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Yorkwas:

  • Black or African American: 87.75%
  • White: 9.40%
  • Two or more races: 2.86%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of York, Alabama is 2,390 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,414.

York, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2309.40%
Black or African American2,14887.75%
Two or More Races702.86%
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York Population by Race

York Population Pyramid 2022

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York Median Age

36.9


Total

32.9


Male

37.6


Female

York Adults

There are 1,811 adults, (372 of whom are seniors) in York.

York Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

York Sex Ratio

Female

1,339

54.70%

Male

1,109

45.30%

York Population by Age

York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married63.6%36.4%
Female61%39%
All57%43%
Non Family49.4%50.6%

57.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

York Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9852.3657
Married2863.0863.6
Male62.83100
Female2643.4461
Non Family4291.249.4

3.2

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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York Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade18511.06%
9th to 12th Grade1348.01%
High School Graduate48829.17%
Some College56333.65%
Associates Degree1297.71%
Bachelors Degree1207.17%
Graduate Degree543.23%
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York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

York Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,4241,174156
White18818018
2+ Races61
Hispanic61

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 10.96%.

York Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,363$30,556$22,072
Less Than 9th Grade$13,929$$13,852
High School Graduate$25,634$29,261$15,980
Some College$25,083$32,630$24,612
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,363

Average Earnings

$30,556

Average Male

$22,072

Average Female

York Earnings by Educational Attainment

York Language by Age

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York Language

96.12% of York residents speak only English, while 3.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.06% of the population.

York Language

York Poverty by Race

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30.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.26%

Male Poverty Rate

29.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in York

The race most likely to be in poverty in York is Black, with 33.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in York is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.01%.

York Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.58%
High School27.56%
Some College17.37%
Bachelors or Greater27.59%

York Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.15%
Male Unemployed69.23%
Female Employed18.13%
Female Unemployed5.80%

York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

York Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,135$39,370
Families$45,560$51,762
Married Families$55,833-
Non Families$16,488$22,127
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Income by Household Type

York Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.6%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

Female Marriage Rate

York Married by Age and Sex

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York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

York Marital Status by Race

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York Marital Status

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96

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War30
First Gulf War49
Vietnam8
Korea
World War II7

York Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5456
55 to 6425
65 to 748
75+7

York Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2713.85%
Black694.45%

York Veterans by Race

York Veterans by Education

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23.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

York Veterans by Education

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54.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

10.9%

Unemployment Rate

York Employment by Age

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York Employment by Race

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York Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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63.32%

Born in York

97.34%

Native Born

2.66%

Foreign Born

2.66%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.34% of York residents were born in the United States, with 63.32% having been born in Alabama. 2.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

York Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19602,9320.00%
19703,0441120.38%
19803,3923481.09%
19903,160-232-0.71%
20002,854-306-1.01%
20102,538-316-1.17%
20112,526-12-0.47%
20122,514-12-0.48%
20132,502-12-0.48%
20142,490-12-0.48%
20152,478-12-0.48%
20162,466-12-0.48%
20172,454-12-0.49%
20182,442-12-0.49%
20192,430-12-0.49%
20202,414-16-0.66%
20212,402-12-0.50%
20222,390-12-0.50%

York Population by Year