York is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 8,412 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. 36.68% 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, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in York who work in office and administrative support (12.66%), management occupations (8.24%), and healthcare (7.66%).
Being a small city, York does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, York is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.86% of adults 25 and older in York have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in York in 2018 was $25,342, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,368 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 African, Irish, English, German, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in York is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.