Erie, PA
Demographic Data



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Erie Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Erie Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
98,593

Age

PEOPLE OF Pennsylvania DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.90
5 To 17 16.08
18 To 24 12.18
25 To 34 15.90
35 To 54 23.60
55 To 64 11.74
65 Years And Over 13.60

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.8
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 87.1
COLLEGE GRADUATES 21.7

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Erie 19577 17501.098997619767 #EE2025
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Erie 35205 16969.316546762588 #EE2025
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
26.4%

Employment Industries in Erie

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 20.0
Manufacturing 15.7
Retail 11.5
Accommodation 10.1
Education 7.5
Other 5.0
Finance 4.9
Construction 4.2
Administration 3.7
Arts 3.3
Public Service 3.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 2.9
Transportation 2.7

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 70.3
Black Or African American 15.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 2.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.2

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 23.3
Irish 14.7
Italian 12.4
Polish 10.9
English 5.7
Swedish 1.5
French 1.4
Slovak 1.2
African 1.1
Dutch 1.1
Hungarian 1.0
Russian 1.0
Scottish 0.9
Yugoslavian 0.9
Scots-Irish 0.9
Ukrainian 0.8
Welsh 0.7
Greek 0.5
Iraqi 0.5
European 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 88.7
Spanish 3.9
Slavic languages 1.4
Serbo-Croatian 0.9
Arabic 0.7
African languages 0.6
Chinese 0.6
Other Asian languages 0.4
German/Yiddish 0.3
Langs. of India 0.3
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) 0.3
Polish 0.2
French 0.2
Russian 0.2
Native American languages 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Tagalog 0.1
Hungarian 0.1
West Germanic languages 0.1

Foreign Born Erie Residents:
7.3%