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York, South Carolina
Welcome to York ...
When the people of York refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Yorker<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, York has a population of 8,416 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of York.
York is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: York lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for York: (803)
The ZIP code for York: 29745<5>
Websites for York ...
Official Website: www.yorkcitysc.com/
Chamber of Commerce: www.yorkcountychamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, York had an population of 8,416 people. This is an increase of 8.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.49% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, York had a population of 7,736 people. This makes York the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of York represents 0.17% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 48th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 7,736 people, the population of York increased 10.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,985 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for York.
Communities Also Named York ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named York - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New York (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (4), Ontario (3), Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for York.
Communities near York ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near 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 York. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for York.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of 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 York.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around York. See our Newspapers Page for York.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for York ...
Looking for more information about 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 York, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for York.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for York: www.yorkcitysc.com/
The official website for York County: www.yorkcountygov.com/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022