In 2019, Erie County, PA had a population of 270k people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $51,818. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Erie County, PA declined from 272,061 to 269,728, a −0.858% decrease and its median household income grew from $48,007 to $51,818, a 7.94% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Erie County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.26%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.21%), White (Hispanic) (1.87%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.69%). 0% of the households in Erie County, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
98.7% of the residents in Erie County, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Erie County, PA are Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (1,386 degrees awarded in 2019), Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (1,277 degrees), and Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College (1,078 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Erie County, PA was $143,600, and the homeownership rate was 66.4%. Most people in Erie County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Erie County, PA was 2 cars per household.