In 2018, Erie County, NY had a population of 920k people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $56,369. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Erie County, NY declined from 925,528 to 919,719, a -0.628% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,604 to $56,369, a 1.38% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Erie County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.7%), Other (Hispanic) (2.33%), and White (Hispanic) (2.3%). 11.1% of the households in Erie County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.6% of the residents in Erie County, NY are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Erie County, NY was $160,200, and the homeownership rate was 64.3%. Most people in Erie County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Erie County, NY was 2 cars per household.