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Yorktown, Texas Main Photo

Yorktown is a rural community with charm, a strong historical perspective, rich in tradition and proud of its heritage.  Thousands of visitors descend on the community annually for the Western Days Texas Music Festival.   This rural community is located in DeWitt County where Eagle Ford Shale Oil & Gas activity is abundant.  Yorktown is located 45 miles from the Port of Victoria and 100 miles from the Port of Corpus Christi.

Yorktown Economic Development Corporation
Tammy Bitterly
361.564.2661

office@yorktowntx.com

Yorktown, Texas

Population

Total Population

2,039

Population
Growth Rate

-0.28%

Median Age

46

Diversity Index

64.300

Housing & Income

Households

807

Total Housing Units

1,036


Owner Occupied

608

Renter Occupied

200

Vacant

229

Median Home Value

$113,235


Average Home Value

$228,089

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.33%


Per Capita Income

1.77%

Income Projection

Median Household

$44,401 $48,664


Average Household

$70,271 $76,857


Per Capita

$29,261 $31,951

Workforce

Total Businesses

80

Total Employed

434

Workers 16+

654

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

3

Employed

16

Manufacturing

Businesses

3

Employed

12

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

1

Employed

12

Some
High School

166

Graduated
High School

448

Associates
Degree

128

Bachelor's
Degree

157

Graduate
Degree

99

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

491

Non-Resident Commuters

163

Drive Alone

572

Carpooled

47

Public

3

Work At Home

17