Erie, PA has a population of 100,157 people with a median age of 34.2 and a median household income of $35,205. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Erie, PA declined from 100,678 to 100,157, a 0.52% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,253 to $35,205, a 2.78% increase.
The population of Erie, PA is 70.3% White, 15.4% Black, and 7.22% Hispanic. 11.3% of the people in Erie, PA speak a non-English language, and 95.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Erie, PA are Gannon University, with 1,200 graduates, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, with 978 graduates, and Mercyhurst University, with 708 graduates.
The median property value in Erie, PA is $86,700, and the homeownership rate is 51.2%. Most people in Erie, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Erie, PA is 2 cars per household.
Erie, PA is a census place located in Erie County, PA. It borders Lawrence Park, PA; Northwest Harborcreek, PA; and Wesleyville, PA.