A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
West York, Pennsylvania
Welcome to West York ...
The location of West York has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for West York: W. York
From the Census Estimates for 2019, West York has a population of 4,571 people<3> (see below for details).
West York is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: West York lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
West York is located in the (717) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West York had an population of 4,571 people. This is a decrease of 1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.79% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, West York had a population of 4,617 people. This makes West York the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of West York represents 0.04% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 209th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,617 people, the population of West York increased 6.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,321 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for West York.
Communities Also Named West York ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named West York - it's located in Illinois.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for West York.
Communities near West York ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near West York.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West York. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West York.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West York. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around West York.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West York. See our Newspapers Page for West York.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West York ...
Looking for more information about West York? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for West York, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for West York.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for York County: www.york-county.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Oct 2020