Yorktown is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 11,111 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Yorktown is the 82nd largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some towns, Yorktown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Yorktown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Yorktown is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Yorktown who work in healthcare (12.20%), management occupations (11.34%), and office and administrative support (10.88%).
Because of many things, Yorktown is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Yorktown a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Yorktown has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Yorktown’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Yorktown is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Yorktown who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.71% of adults in Yorktown have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Yorktown in 2018 was $32,692, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,768 for a family of four. However, Yorktown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Yorktown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Yorktown residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Yorktown include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Yorktown is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and Polish.