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York County
  • County in Virginia

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  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Housing
    grade A minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade A+
  5. Diversity
    grade A minus
  6. Jobs
    grade B
  7. Weather
    grade A
  8. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade B

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York County is located in Virginia with a population of 69,635. York County is one of the best places to live in Virginia. In York County, most residents own their homes. In York County there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in York County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in York County are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$344,800
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,622
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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York County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

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