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Population Demographics for Erie, Pennsylvania in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population101,786100
Black or African American17,14116
Hispanic or Latino7,0056
Two or More Races3,9613
Some Other Race2,4982
Three or more races293Below 1%
American Indian291Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population49,12652,660101,786
Black or African American8,4958,64617,141
Hispanic or Latino3,5393,4667,005
Two or More Races1,8882,0733,961
Some Other Race1,2871,2112,498
Three or more races128165293
American Indian134157291

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Erie

Total Population:101,786
Male Population:49,126
Female Population:52,660

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Erie

Both sexes33

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Erie

Total Population:96,542
Male Population:46,401
Under 5 years:3,913
5 to 9 years:3,374
10 to 14 years:3,167
15 to 17 years:2,006
18 and 19 years:1,338
20 years:855
21 years:864
22 to 24 years:2,339
25 to 29 years:3,658
30 to 34 years:3,041
35 to 39 years:2,799
40 to 44 years:2,760
45 to 49 years:3,001
50 to 54 years:3,297
55 to 59 years:2,900
60 and 61 years:959
62 to 64 years:1,217
65 and 66 years:653
67 to 69 years:883
70 to 74 years:1,081
75 to 79 years:900
80 to 84 years:763
85 years and over:633
Female Population:50,141
Under 5 years:3,704
5 to 9 years:3,129
10 to 14 years:3,012
15 to 17 years:1,894
18 and 19 years:1,300
20 years:924
21 years:1,021
22 to 24 years:2,673
25 to 29 years:3,959
30 to 34 years:3,272
35 to 39 years:2,892
40 to 44 years:2,870
45 to 49 years:3,077
50 to 54 years:3,454
55 to 59 years:3,101
60 and 61 years:1,062
62 to 64 years:1,371
65 and 66 years:743
67 to 69 years:1,074
70 to 74 years:1,442
75 to 79 years:1,317
80 to 84 years:1,366
85 years and over:1,484

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Erie

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Erie

Family led homes:22,915
Husband-wife family:12,982
Other family:9,933
Population of male led with no wife present:2,380
Population female led with no husband present:7,553
Population of Nonfamily homes:17,998
Population living alone:14,296
Population not living alone:3,702

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

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:12,224
Population of family homes:12,078
Husband-wife family:5,368
Under 6 years only:1,349
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,325
6 to 17 years only:2,694
Other family:6,710
Male householder, no wife present:1,423
Under 6 years only:466
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:271
6 to 17 years only:686
Female led with no husband present:5,287
Under 6 years only:1,471
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,357
6 to 17 years only:2,459
Nonfamily households:146
Male led households:102
Under 6 years only:33
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:13
6 to 17 years only:56
Female led householder:44
Under 6 years only:13
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:30
Households with no people under 18 years:28,689
Family households:10,837
Husband-wife family:7,614
Other family:3,223
Male led with no wife present:957
Female led with no husband present:2,266
Nonfamily households:17,852
Male led householder:8,309
Female led householder:9,543

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Erie, by type

Total Home Population:40,913
Population of Family homes:22,915
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,315
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,706
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,602
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,639
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,179
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,572
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,035
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,389
Population of 85 year olds and over:478
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:17,998
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,929
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,580
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,938
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,221
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,743
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,486
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,990
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,850
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,261

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Erie containing people over 60

Total Population:40,913
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:13,071
1-person household:6,184
2-or-more-person household:6,887
Family households:6,372
Nonfamily households:515
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:27,842
1-person household:8,112
2-or-more-person household:19,730
Family homes:16,543
Nonfamily homes:3,187

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Erie with multiple generations.

Total Population:40,913
Home has three or more generations:1,454
Home does not have three or more generations:39,459

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Erie under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:24,170
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,601
In family homes:3,470
Population of male led and male partner homes:47
Population of male led and female partner households:1,299
Population of female led and female partner households:89
Population of female led and male partner households:2,035
In nonfamily homes:131
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:111
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:16
No unmarried partner of home lead present:20,569
In family homes:20,494
Population of husband-wife family homes:10,821
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,205
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:8,468
In nonfamily homes:75

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Erie

Total Population:70,475
Population Under 18 years:23,709
Population 18 years and over:46,766

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Erie have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:21,408
Family home:14,219
Nonfamily homess:7,189
Male led home:3,194
Living alone:2,522
Not living alone:672
Female led home:3,995
Living alone:3,425
Not living alone:570
Population of Renter occupied homes:19,505
Family run homes:8,696
Husband-wife family:2,819
Other family:5,877
Male led with no wife present:1,168
Female led with no husband present:4,709
Nonfamily Homes:10,809
Male led homes:5,217
Male living alone:3,936
Male not living alone:1,281
Female led homes:5,592
Females living alone:4,413
Females not living alone:1,179

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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