York County, Virginia Population 2020

York County, Virginia's estimated population is 67,782 with a growth rate of -0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. York County, Virginia is the 30th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202067,782-32-0.05%
201967,814-32-0.05%
201867,846-32-0.05%
201767,878660.10%
201667,812-16-0.02%
201567,8281,2551.89%
201466,5735430.82%
201366,0301590.24%
201265,871570.09%
201165,8145460.84%
201065,26822,84653.85%
199042,4226,95919.62%
198035,4632,2606.81%
197033,20311,62053.84%
196021,5839,83383.69%
195011,7502,89332.66%
19408,8571,24216.31%
19307,615-431-5.36%
19208,0462893.73%
19107,7572753.68%
19007,482-114-1.50%
18907,5962473.36%
18807,3491512.10%
18707,1982,24945.44%
18604,94948910.96%
18504,460-260-5.51%
18404,720-634-11.84%
18305,35497022.13%
18204,384-803-15.48%
18105,1871,95660.54%
18003,231-2,002-38.26%
17905,2330.00%

York County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White51,01175.47%
Black or African American8,79413.01%
Asian3,7715.58%
Two or More Races2,9494.36%
Some Other Race6751.00%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2240.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native1630.24%

York County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

York County, Virginia Median Age

39.5


Total

38.4


Male

40.7


Female

York County, Virginia Adults

There are 51,323 adults, (10,313 of whom are seniors) in York County, Virginia.

York County, Virginia Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

York County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

34,356

50.83%

Male

33,231

49.17%

York County, Virginia Households and Families

York County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

York County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79%21%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Male49.8%50.2%
Female46.7%53.3%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,6172.6971.8
Married15,7793.1179
Non Family5,3461.366.4
Female2,5212.9346.7
Male9712.9249.8

3.03

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

York County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0652.35%
9th to 12th Grade1,4903.29%
High School Graduate8,21718.12%
Some College9,16620.21%
Associates Degree4,80310.59%
Bachelors Degree10,92324.09%
Graduate Degree9,68321.35%

York County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,41432,25515,852
Black5,9945,2741,987
Asian2,5832,2931,603
Hispanic2,2391,906688
Multiple Races1,1441,078460
Other Race373290120
Native American10810837
Islander918941

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,792$64,747$36,601
Less Than High School$21,159$21,212$20,950
High School Grad$39,776$47,131$27,421
Some College$39,423$52,521$30,073
Bachelors Degree$56,412$75,088$41,966
Graduate Degree$84,105$106,904$57,146

$50,792

Average Earnings

$64,747

Average Male

$36,601

Average Female

York County, Virginia Language

York County, Virginia Language by Age

York County, Virginia Language

88.63% of York County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 11.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.07% of the population.

York County, Virginia Poverty

York County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47,2111,9404.11%
Hispanic3,87355314.28%
Black8,6284855.62%
Other66611917.87%
Multiple2,891561.94%
Asian3,771531.41%

4.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.65%

Male Poverty Rate

5.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in York County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in York County, Virginia is Other, with 17.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in York County, Virginia is Asian, with 1.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.07%
High School7.12%
Some College4.98%
Bachelors or Greater1.47%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.37%
Male Unemployed11.34%
Female Employed2.95%
Male Employed1.80%

York County, Virginia Income

York County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$90,367$104,724
Families$101,231$115,273
Married Families$113,285-
Non Families$47,453$63,212

York County, Virginia Marital Status

York County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.4%

Female Marriage Rate

York County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

York County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

York County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

York County, Virginia Veterans

9,544

Number of Veterans

7,859

Male Veterans

1,685

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War4,692
Second Gulf War3,765
Vietnam2,755
Korea352
World War II184
Name Veterans % of Total
White7,64220.83%
Black1,29119.86%
Hispanic51222.36%
2 or More37827.71%
Other8320.29%
Asian702.52%
Indian5869.05%
Hawaiian2236.67%

$York County, Virginia Veterans by Education

2.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

York County, Virginia Employment Status

67.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

York County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

37.51%

Born in Virginia

91.87%

Native Born

8.13%

Foreign Born

3.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.87% of York County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 37.51% having been born in Virginia. 3.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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