York County PA Information


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  1. York County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forYork County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Pennsylvania Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

York County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 455,542
Population in Households 446,801
Population in Familes 366,410
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,741
Population Density2 504
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $64,371
Average Household Income $81,675
Per Capita Income $31,547


Total Housing Units 187,173 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 125,675 (67.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 49,754 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,744 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $188,957
Average Home Value $223,685


Total Households 175,429
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 121,809
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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.5% 0.51%
Households 0.44% 0.48%
Families 0.3% 0.39%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.44%


York County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares York County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 8 90th
Population Density # 11 85th
Diversity Index # 16 78th
Median Household Income # 9 88th
Per Capita Income # 14 81st

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