York is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 7,864 people and two constituent neighborhoods, York is the 20th largest community in Nebraska.
York is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, York is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in York who work in office and administrative support (14.37%), sales jobs (8.18%), and teaching (7.69%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of York spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 12.52 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In terms of college education, York is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.60% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in York in 2010 was $26,228, which is upper middle income relative to Nebraska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,912 for a family of four. However, York contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call York home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of York residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in York include English, Irish, Swedish, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in York is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.