York is a township located in Pennsylvania, United States.
York is fairly good for those who like quiet areas, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to one of the railway lines. Even though the atmosphere is not the liveliest in this township, the vibe is still quite dynamic around its busier streets.
Over half of the housing stock of York is made up of townhouses and single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. This township also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between home owners and renters is about even. Most of the housing growth in this township occurred before the 1960s.
In York, home owners will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Concerning eating, a supermarket is generally reachable within a very short walk from any home in this township. Likewise, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, for instance on George Street, and a small number of cafes is available as well.
York is reasonably suitable for walking; many daily errands can be run on foot. The public transit service in York is not very frequent. Nevertheless, home owners have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. On the other hand, York is car friendly. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this township, and it is easy to park.