The York Water Company (NASDAQ: YORW) is an investor-owned, public utility company operating in Pennsylvania, USA. It was founded in 1816 by a group of local business men concerned about fire protection. It is the oldest investor-owned utility in the USA, and has the longest record of consecutive dividends since 1816.
The company has headquarters in York, Pennsylvania.
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Book in the holdings of the Martin Memorial Library, York, PA: The York Water Company, 1816-1976 : significant events of the past viewed from the perspective of the Bicentennial year. [York, Pa. : York Water Co., 1976?] Martin Adult Reference 628.1