Population Demographics for Erie County, Pennsylvania in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population280,566100
White247,56988
Black or African American20,1557
Hispanic or Latino9,5183
Two or More Races5,8782
Some Other Race3,2311
Asian3,0771
American Indian566Below 1%
Three or more races396Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population137,957142,609280,566
White120,954126,615247,569
Black or African American10,5829,57320,155
Hispanic or Latino4,9234,5959,518
Two or More Races2,8283,0505,878
Some Other Race1,7601,4713,231
Asian1,5091,5683,077
American Indian285281566
Three or more races171225396

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Erie County

 
Total Population:280,566
Male Population:137,957
Female Population:142,609

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Erie County

 
Both sexes38
Male37
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Erie County

 
Total Population:267,691
Male Population:130,511
Under 5 years:8,546
5 to 9 years:8,805
10 to 14 years:9,286
15 to 17 years:6,076
18 and 19 years:3,436
20 years:1,901
21 years:1,956
22 to 24 years:5,550
25 to 29 years:8,144
30 to 34 years:7,277
35 to 39 years:7,579
40 to 44 years:8,504
45 to 49 years:9,472
50 to 54 years:10,348
55 to 59 years:9,605
60 and 61 years:3,200
62 to 64 years:4,356
65 and 66 years:2,265
67 to 69 years:3,124
70 to 74 years:3,915
75 to 79 years:2,944
80 to 84 years:2,383
85 years and over:1,839
Female Population:137,180
Under 5 years:8,173
5 to 9 years:8,214
10 to 14 years:8,651
15 to 17 years:5,710
18 and 19 years:3,321
20 years:1,949
21 years:2,071
22 to 24 years:5,667
25 to 29 years:8,352
30 to 34 years:7,585
35 to 39 years:8,020
40 to 44 years:8,807
45 to 49 years:9,819
50 to 54 years:10,754
55 to 59 years:10,004
60 and 61 years:3,394
62 to 64 years:4,445
65 and 66 years:2,540
67 to 69 years:3,502
70 to 74 years:4,725
75 to 79 years:3,946
80 to 84 years:3,726
85 years and over:3,805

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Erie County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Erie County

 
Total:110,413
Family led homes:70,196
Husband-wife family:50,093
Other family:20,103
Population of male led with no wife present:5,519
Population female led with no husband present:14,584
Population of Nonfamily homes:40,217
Population living alone:32,373
Population not living alone:7,844

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:110,413
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:33,310
Population of family homes:32,871
Husband-wife family:19,760
Under 6 years only:4,068
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4,151
6 to 17 years only:11,541
Other family:13,111
Male householder, no wife present:3,320
Under 6 years only:916
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:592
6 to 17 years only:1,812
Female led with no husband present:9,791
Under 6 years only:2,431
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,083
6 to 17 years only:5,277
Nonfamily households:439
Male led households:337
Under 6 years only:72
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:35
6 to 17 years only:230
Female led householder:102
Under 6 years only:21
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:22
6 to 17 years only:59
Households with no people under 18 years:77,103
Family households:37,325
Husband-wife family:30,333
Other family:6,992
Male led with no wife present:2,199
Female led with no husband present:4,793
Nonfamily households:39,778
Male led householder:18,442
Female led householder:21,336

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Erie County, by type

 
Total Home Population:110,413
Population of Family homes:70,196
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,233
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:10,054
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:13,933
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:16,400
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:7,851
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:6,148
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:7,885
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,420
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,272
Population of Nonfamily Homes:40,217
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,896
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,939
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,972
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:6,912
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,919
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,436
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,070
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,902
Population of 85 year olds and over:3,171

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Erie County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:110,413
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:39,155
1-person household:15,514
2-or-more-person household:23,641
Family households:22,326
Nonfamily households:1,315
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:71,258
1-person household:16,859
2-or-more-person household:54,399
Family homes:47,870
Nonfamily homes:6,529

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Erie County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:110,413
Home has three or more generations:3,469
Home does not have three or more generations:106,944

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Erie County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:63,416
Unmarried partner of home lead present:7,016
In family homes:6,552
Population of male led and male partner homes:127
Population of male led and female partner households:2,635
Population of female led and female partner households:196
Population of female led and male partner households:3,594
In nonfamily homes:464
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:385
Population of female led and female partner homes:8
Population of female led and male partner homes:69
No unmarried partner of home lead present:56,400
In family homes:56,230
Population of husband-wife family homes:38,706
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,961
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:14,563
In nonfamily homes:170

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Erie County

 
Total Population:210,751
Population Under 18 years:62,118
Population 18 years and over:148,633

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Erie County have lived in one place.

 
Total:110,413
Population of Owner occupied homes:73,847
Family home:54,339
Nonfamily homess:19,508
Male led home:8,945
Living alone:7,080
Not living alone:1,865
Female led home:10,563
Living alone:9,205
Not living alone:1,358
Population of Renter occupied homes:36,566
Family run homes:15,857
Husband-wife family:6,248
Other family:9,609
Male led with no wife present:2,177
Female led with no husband present:7,432
Nonfamily Homes:20,709
Male led homes:9,834
Male living alone:7,400
Male not living alone:2,434
Female led homes:10,875
Females living alone:8,688
Females not living alone:2,187