Population Statistics

The United City of Yorkville experienced record growth beginning in the year 2000 and continuing through the year 2008.

Population Growth Facts
  • Between 2005 and 2007, the city was located in 1 of the fastest growing counties in the United States (according to the Census Bureau).
  • Kendall County added 42,258 people from 2000 to 2007. The 77.5% increase put the population at 96,818 and in 2007 edged out Flagler County, Florida, as the fastest-growing county with 10,000 or more people.
  • The results of a 2005 Special Census put the United City of Yorkville’s population at 11,204. Yorkville's current population as of the 2010 census is 16,921.
Rankings
Our population as grown! The United City of Yorkville and Kendall County have experienced record growth since 2005.
  • In 2004 and 2006,  Kendall County was named the 2nd fastest growing county in the country by the U.S. Census Bureau.
  • In 2005 we were number 3.
  • In 2006 we were number 1! 
Year Population Count
2000                                 
6,189
2003 8,789
2005 11,204
2007 15,240
2008 16,838
2010 16,921
2014 18,035

Building Permit History

Year Building Permits
2006                               
1,571
2007 1,255
2008 843
2009 575
2010 614
2011 559
2012 561
2013 598