Population Demographics for Erie County, New York in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population919,040100
White735,24480
Black or African American123,93113
Hispanic or Latino41,7314
Asian23,7892
Two or More Races16,5221
Some Other Race13,4271
American Indian5,908Below 1%
Three or more races1,217Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander219Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population442,971476,069919,040
White355,853379,391735,244
Black or African American57,63566,296123,931
Hispanic or Latino20,58021,15141,731
Asian11,95311,83623,789
Two or More Races7,9648,55816,522
Some Other Race6,6546,77313,427
American Indian2,8133,0955,908
Three or more races5746431,217
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander99120219

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Erie County

 
Total Population:919,040
Male Population:442,971
Female Population:476,069

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Erie County

 
Both sexes40
Male38
Female42

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Erie County

 
Total Population:890,653
Male Population:427,688
Under 5 years:24,895
5 to 9 years:27,298
10 to 14 years:29,454
15 to 17 years:19,281
18 and 19 years:11,518
20 years:6,254
21 years:6,291
22 to 24 years:18,792
25 to 29 years:28,030
30 to 34 years:23,645
35 to 39 years:24,278
40 to 44 years:28,859
45 to 49 years:32,507
50 to 54 years:34,447
55 to 59 years:30,168
60 and 61 years:10,662
62 to 64 years:14,254
65 and 66 years:7,567
67 to 69 years:10,357
70 to 74 years:12,993
75 to 79 years:10,881
80 to 84 years:8,802
85 years and over:6,455
Female Population:462,965
Under 5 years:24,094
5 to 9 years:26,355
10 to 14 years:28,371
15 to 17 years:18,565
18 and 19 years:10,577
20 years:5,669
21 years:6,073
22 to 24 years:19,094
25 to 29 years:28,450
30 to 34 years:24,959
35 to 39 years:26,145
40 to 44 years:31,026
45 to 49 years:35,107
50 to 54 years:37,452
55 to 59 years:32,667
60 and 61 years:11,666
62 to 64 years:15,830
65 and 66 years:8,724
67 to 69 years:12,374
70 to 74 years:16,866
75 to 79 years:15,363
80 to 84 years:13,713
85 years and over:13,825

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Erie County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Erie County

 
Total:383,164
Family led homes:230,009
Husband-wife family:161,163
Other family:68,846
Population of male led with no wife present:16,329
Population female led with no husband present:52,517
Population of Nonfamily homes:153,155
Population living alone:126,568
Population not living alone:26,587

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Erie County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:383,164
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:107,208
Population of family homes:106,274
Husband-wife family:64,827
Under 6 years only:13,921
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:12,503
6 to 17 years only:38,403
Other family:41,447
Male householder, no wife present:8,340
Under 6 years only:2,102
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,183
6 to 17 years only:5,055
Female led with no husband present:33,107
Under 6 years only:7,062
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6,518
6 to 17 years only:19,527
Nonfamily households:934
Male led households:701
Under 6 years only:130
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:50
6 to 17 years only:521
Female led householder:233
Under 6 years only:56
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:22
6 to 17 years only:155
Households with no people under 18 years:275,956
Family households:123,735
Husband-wife family:96,336
Other family:27,399
Male led with no wife present:7,989
Female led with no husband present:19,410
Nonfamily households:152,221
Male led householder:68,578
Female led householder:83,643

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Erie County, by type

 
Total Home Population:383,164
Population of Family homes:230,009
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:5,996
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:30,111
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:46,139
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:56,593
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:24,419
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:20,184
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:25,601
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:16,245
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,721
Population of Nonfamily Homes:153,155
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:11,058
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:21,738
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:15,738
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:25,793
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:14,254
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:13,184
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:20,313
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:19,627
Population of 85 year olds and over:11,450

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Erie County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:383,164
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:140,270
1-person household:60,937
2-or-more-person household:79,333
Family households:74,902
Nonfamily households:4,431
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:242,894
1-person household:65,631
2-or-more-person household:177,263
Family homes:155,107
Nonfamily homes:22,156

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Erie County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:383,164
Home has three or more generations:9,407
Home does not have three or more generations:373,757

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Erie County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:198,198
Unmarried partner of home lead present:16,255
In family homes:15,462
Population of male led and male partner homes:358
Population of male led and female partner households:5,482
Population of female led and female partner households:676
Population of female led and male partner households:8,946
In nonfamily homes:793
Population of male led and male partner homes:9
Population of male led and female partner homes:678
Population of female led and female partner homes:20
Population of female led and male partner homes:86
No unmarried partner of home lead present:181,943
In family homes:181,462
Population of husband-wife family homes:124,462
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:7,794
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:49,206
In nonfamily homes:481

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Erie County

 
Total Population:687,457
Population Under 18 years:195,641
Population 18 years and over:491,816

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Erie County have lived in one place.

 
Total:383,164
Population of Owner occupied homes:248,299
Family home:174,963
Nonfamily homess:73,336
Male led home:30,720
Living alone:24,556
Not living alone:6,164
Female led home:42,616
Living alone:37,861
Not living alone:4,755
Population of Renter occupied homes:134,865
Family run homes:55,046
Husband-wife family:20,238
Other family:34,808
Male led with no wife present:6,791
Female led with no husband present:28,017
Nonfamily Homes:79,819
Male led homes:38,559
Male living alone:29,825
Male not living alone:8,734
Female led homes:41,260
Females living alone:34,326
Females not living alone:6,934