York County , Virginia

York County: County in Virginia, United States

York County locator map
Location of York County on Virginia map.

About

York County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 65,464 and a population density of 304 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 69,199 inhabitants. Its county seat is Yorktown. The county was created 387 years ago in 1633.

York VA courthouse image
York VA courthouse
York VA courthouse image

Geography

York County is located at 37°13'31"N 76°31'14"W (37.2254100, -76.5204600). It has 7 neighbors: Gloucester County, Hampton, James City County, Mathews County, Newport News, Poquoson and Williamsburg.

York County map

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Weather

York County forecast: A slight chance of rain showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. more

York County Quick Facts

Population : 69,199 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : York County, York County, York County, York County
Twitter username : yorkcountyvagov
Area : 215 km2
Water as percent of area : 51.3%
Land as percent of area : 48.7%
Named for : York
Capital : Yorktown
Establishment : January 01, 1634
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:18:24 (22nd October 2021)
Density : 322 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.4% (2010-2020)
Weather : 73℉ Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

York County has 7 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of York County increased by 5.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 65,464 - census
2011 65,772 0.47% estimation process
2012 65,825 0.08% estimation process
2013 65,980 0.23% estimation process
2014 66,523 0.82% estimation process
2015 67,802 1.89% estimation process
2016 67,832 0.04% estimation process
2017 68,022 0.28% estimation process
2018 67,976 -0.07% estimation process
2019 68,280 0.45% estimation process
2020 69,199 1.33% estimation process

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People born in York County (3)

People born in York County, including planter and politician Daniel Parke Custis, diplomat Frank M. Snowden, Jr., Marine Corps Brevet Medal recipient Littleton Waller, you can see a list of people who born in York County.

Other places with the same name (5)

York County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in York County.

City Name Population Title
Yorktown 195 CDP in Virginia

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