West York York County, Pennsylvania

West York: Borough in York County, Pennsylvania, United States


West York is a city located in the county of York in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,617 and a population density of 8,711 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,602 inhabitants.

The city was created 118 years ago in 1903.

West York Quick Facts

Population : 4,602 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : York County
Postal code : 17404
Area : 0.53 km2
Altitude : 1,325 feet / 404 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1904 (118 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:04:16 (27th May 2022)
Density : 8,683 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.33% (2010-2020)
West York locator map
Location of West York on Pennsylvania map.
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Ashley and Bailey Company Silk Mill
Ashley and Bailey Company Silk Mill image


West York is located at 39°57'9"N 76°45'5"W (39.9526000, -76.7513600).

West York map


According to census records, the population of West York decreased by 0.33% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,617 - census
2011 4,601 -0.35% estimation process
2012 4,593 -0.17% estimation process
2013 4,588 -0.11% estimation process
2014 4,581 -0.15% estimation process
2015 4,574 -0.15% estimation process
2016 4,580 0.13% estimation process
2017 4,576 -0.09% estimation process
2018 4,581 0.11% estimation process
2019 4,571 -0.22% estimation process
2020 4,602 0.67% estimation process

Schools in West York

College & universities near West York, PA

Code Name City ZIP
217059 York College of Pennsylvania York (PA) 17403-3651

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near West York, PA

Code Name Address Type
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL

Post offices near West York

Post Office Name City ZIP
Downtown York Post Office York (PA) 17401

Other cities in York County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in York County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
York 28,768 County seat of York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Hanover 15,783 Town in Pennsylvania, United States
Weigelstown 12,875 Census designated place
Lehman 10,237 Township in Pike County, Pennsylvania
West Manheim 9,063 Township in York County, Pennsylvania
East York 8,777 Census designated place
Bellevue 7,980 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Red Lion 6,321 Borough of Pennsylvania
Forest Hills 6,256 Borough in Pennsylvania
Spry 4,891 Census designated place
Bridgeville 4,870 Borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
New Freedom 4,810 Borough of Pennsylvania
Blooming Grove 4,687 Township in Pike County, Pennsylvania
Dallastown 3,869 Borough of Pennsylvania
Shrewsbury 3,847 Borough of Pennsylvania
Grantley 3,628 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

West York distances to largest Pennsylvania cities