York is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 8,009 people and four constituent neighborhoods, York is the 58th largest community in South Carolina.
When you are in York, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.24% of York’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, York is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in York who work in office and administrative support (15.77%), sales jobs (8.83%), and personal care services (6.98%).
As is often the case in a small city, York doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of York are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.74% of adults in York have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in York in 2010 was $17,914, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,656 for a family of four. However, York contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
York is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in York include English, Dutch, African, and German.
The most common language spoken in York is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.