York, Green County, Wisconsin

Green County


The Town of York is one of 16 Towns in Green County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. In 2010, the Town of York 910 inhabitants.

Town has a fundamentally different meaning than in other English-speaking area in Wisconsin. Rather, it corresponds to the usual in the other U.S. states townships that make up the next smallest administrative unit of the County.


The Town of York is located in southern Wisconsin, about 35 north of the border to Illinois. Located on the Mississippi intersection of the three states of Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois is located approximately 105 km west-southwest.

The coordinates of the geographical center of the Town of York are 42 ° 48'42 " north latitude and 89 ° 46'37 " west longitude. It extends over an area of 93.2 km ².

The Town of York is in the northwest of Green County and is adjacent to the following neighboring Towns:


The Wisconsin State Highway 39 runs in east-west direction through the north by the Town of York. In addition, still lead the County Highways A, H and J by the Town. All other roads are minor roads and partly unpaved roadways.

The nearest airport is Dane County Regional Airport in Madison Wisconsin's capital city ( about 60 km north-east ).


According to the census in 2010 lived in the Town of York 910 people in 341 households. The population density was 9.8 people per square kilometer. In the 341 households lived statistically 2.67 per person.

The racial the population was composed of 96.9 percent white, 0.8 percent African American, 0.2 percent Native American, 0.1 percent Asian and 0.7 percent Polynesians; 1.3 percent were descended from two or more races. Regardless of ethnicity were 1.1 percent of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

26.7 percent of the population were under 18 years old, 63.7 percent were between 18 and 64 and 9.6 percent were 65 years or older. 49.3 percent of the population was female.

The median annual income for a household was $ 81,583. The per capita income was $ 36,096. 5.0 percent of the population lived below the poverty line.

Villages in the Town of York

In addition to scattered settlements exist in the Town of York with Postville an unincorporated settlement.