In 2017, Erie County, PA had a population of 275k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $50,614. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Erie County, PA declined from 276,207 to 274,541, a -0.603% decrease and its median household income grew from $48,964 to $50,614, a 3.37% increase.
The population of Erie County, PA is 84% White Alone, 6.84% Black or African American Alone, and 4.29% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Erie County, PA speak a non-English language, and 97.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Erie County, PA are Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (1,481 degrees awarded in 2016), Gannon University (1,227 degrees), and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (1,096 degrees).
The median property value in Erie County, PA is $138,700, and the homeownership rate is 66.6%. Most people in Erie County, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Erie County, PA is 2 cars per household.