In 2019, Erie County, NY had a population of 919k people with a median age of 40.3 and a median household income of $60,652. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Erie County, NY declined from 919,719 to 918,702, a −0.111% decrease and its median household income grew from $56,369 to $60,652, a 7.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Erie County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.81%), White (Hispanic) (2.34%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.31%). 11% of the households in Erie County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97% of the residents in Erie County, NY are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Erie County, NY was $165,500, and the homeownership rate was 64.5%. Most people in Erie County, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Erie County, NY was 2 cars per household.