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York is a township in DuPage County, in the Chicago metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named York. For links to other places called York, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of York is 41.860N. The longitude is -87.975W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 712 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 125,465.
Sections below provide additional information and links about York demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the DuPage County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60181 ZIP code.
20% of York residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the York ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in York was $32,108, compared with $21,587 nationally.
39% of York residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in York include Glen Ellyn Main Street Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in York, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $780. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,445.
Libraries in York include Downers Grove Public Library, Elmhurst Public Library, Glen Ellyn Public Library, Helen M. Plum Memorial Library, Hinsdale Public Library, Oak Brook Free Public Library, Villa Park Public Library, Westmont Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in York include Downers Grove-Westmont Reporter-Progress, Elmhurst Doings, Elmhurst-Lombard-Oakbrook Terrace-Villa Park Argus-Press Spectator, Glen Ellyn-Wheaton News-Leader, Hinsdale Doings, Lombardian, Oak Brook Doings
DuPage County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our York political report.
York restaurants taking online reservations include 100 South Chop House & Grill, Braxton Seafood Grill, Emmett's Ale House, Mon Ami Gabi - Oakbrook, Papagus - Oakbrook, Parkers' Ocean Grill, The Clubhouse - Oakbrook, Tuscany - Oakbrook, Weber Grill - Lombard, Wildfire - Oakbrook ... View restaurants
The average commute time for York workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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