Erie County Population 2018

Erie County's estimated population is 925,528 with a growth rate of 0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Erie County is the 8th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017925,5282,4120.26%
2016923,116-1,006-0.11%
2015924,122-327-0.04%
2014924,4491,6910.18%
2013922,7581,8230.20%
2012920,9356230.07%
2011920,3121,0880.12%
2010919,224-49,308-5.09%
1990968,532-46,940-4.62%
19801,015,472-98,019-8.80%
19701,113,49148,8034.58%
19601,064,688165,45018.40%
1950899,238100,86112.63%
1940798,37735,9694.72%
1930762,408127,72020.12%
1920634,688105,70319.98%
1910528,98595,29921.97%
1900433,686110,70534.28%
1890322,981103,09746.89%
1880219,88441,18523.05%
1870178,69936,72825.87%
1860141,97140,97840.58%
1850100,99338,52861.68%
184062,46526,74674.88%
183035,7190.00%

Erie County Population Growth

Population Data via

Erie County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White738,28379.77%
Black or African American128,20113.85%
Asian31,8413.44%
Two or More Races17,5611.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native6,6400.72%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4310.05%

Erie County Population Pyramid

0k10k20k30k40k Male Population0k10k20k30k40k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990