In 2020, Erie County, NY had a population of 919k people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $59,464. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Erie County, NY declined from 919,355 to 918,873, a −0.0524% decrease and its median household income grew from $58,121 to $59,464, a 2.31% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Erie County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.76%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.33%), and White (Hispanic) (2.21%).
None of the households in Erie County, NY reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.8% of the residents in Erie County, NY are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Erie County, NY was $160,700, and the homeownership rate was 64.8%. Most people in Erie County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Erie County, NY was 2 cars per household.