Community Profile

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

2,025

Population
Growth Rate

-0.29%

Median Age

46

Diversity Index

64.800

Housing & Income

Households

805

Total Housing Units

1,051


Owner Occupied

597

Renter Occupied

208

Vacant

246

Median Home Value

$162,153


Average Home Value

$239,322

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.29%


Per Capita Income

1.70%

Income Projection

Median Household

$50,411 $55,362


Average Household

$93,377 $102,020


Per Capita

$38,975 $42,404

Workforce

Total Businesses

85

Total Employed

531

Workers 16+

847

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

5

Employed

114

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

4

Employed

84

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

15

Employed

59

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

10

Employed

53

2021 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

8

Employed

50

2021 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

15

Employed

49

Some
High School

107

Graduated
High School

464

Associates
Degree

152

Bachelor's
Degree

144

Graduate
Degree

87

Average Commute Time

29 min.



Resident Commuters

565

Non-Resident Commuters

282

Drive Alone

678

Carpooled

55

Public

0

Work At Home

45