York City is home to cultural and recreational resources of a large city and the sense of community, charm, and affordability of a small town. With a gradually growing population of over 40,000 people within 5.2 square miles, York is proud to be the county seat of one of the fastest growing counties in Pennsylvania and the fastest growing county attracting 20-35 year-olds in the state.
Location, Location Location!
Located in the heart of south central Pennsylvania and just north of the Mason-Dixon Line, York is a geographic, historic, and cultural crossroads of the east coast. York is nestled between Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. (two-hour drives), Baltimore (45-minute drive), Harrisburg, the state capital, (30-minute drive), and Delaware and Maryland shore points (three hours).