Yorkshire, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Yorkshire, New York - Basic Facts

The Yorkshire Census Designated Place had a population of 1,196 as of July 1, 2015. Yorkshire ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Yorkshire is located at latitude 42.5234 and longitude -78.4755 in Cattaraugus County. The formal boundaries for the Yorkshire Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Cattaraugus County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,434 feet.

The Yorkshire Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390551) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Yorkshire population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Yorkshire: Yorkshire Corners.

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Yorkshire, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 1,196
Population in Households 1,194
Population in Familes 904
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 648
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 577
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 352
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 640 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 381 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 195 (30.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $43,182
Average Home Value $64,737


Median Household Income $35,184
Average Household Income $43,907
Per Capita Income $19,298
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.26% -0.12%
Households 0.54% -0.1%
Families 2.26% -0.11%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Yorkshire, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yorkshire to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 775 35th
Population Density1 # 861 28th
Diversity Index2 # 1105 7th
Median Household Income # 1156 3rd
Per Capita Income # 1127 5th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.