York, NE Profile: Facts & Data


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York, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The City of York had a population of 8,032 as of July 1, 2018. York ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Nebraska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for York is located at latitude 40.8681 and longitude -97.592 in York County. The formal boundaries for the City of York (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. York County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,604 feet.

The City of York (GNIS ID: 2397392) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of York is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of York County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for York: New York.

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York, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 8,032
Population in Households 7,396
Population in Familes 5,798
Population in Group Qrtrs 636
Population Density2 1,398
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $50,687
Average Household Income $69,666
Per Capita Income $28,982


Total Housing Units 3,706 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,986 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,354 (36.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 366 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $122,909
Average Home Value $146,637


Total Households 3,340
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 2,043
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.41% 0.2%
Households 0.32% 0.17%
Families 0.31% 0.08%
Median Household Income   0.64%
Per Capita Income   0.64%

York, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares York to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 21 97th
Population Density # 125 79th
Diversity Index # 88 85th
Median Household Income # 326 44th
Per Capita Income # 263 55th

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