Erie County, Ohio Population 2018

Erie County, Ohio's estimated population is 74,817 with a growth rate of -1.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Erie County, Ohio is the 35th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201774,817-991-1.31%
201675,8088641.15%
201674,944-366-0.49%
201575,310-453-0.60%
201475,763-248-0.33%
201376,011-393-0.51%
201276,404-271-0.35%
201176,675-306-0.40%
201076,9812020.26%
199076,779-2,876-3.61%
198079,6553,7464.93%
197075,9097,90911.63%
196068,00015,43529.36%
195052,5659,36421.68%
194043,2011,0682.53%
193042,1332,3445.89%
192039,7891,4623.81%
191038,3276771.80%
190037,6502,1886.17%
189035,4622,8228.65%
188032,6404,45215.79%
187028,1883,71415.18%
186024,4745,90631.81%
185018,5685,96947.38%
184012,5990.00%

Erie County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White65,526
Black or African American6,066
Two or More Races2,643
Some Other Race687
Asian437
American Indian and Alaska Native363
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander86

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Erie County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Erie County, Ohio Median Age

44.5


Total

43.5


Male

45.3


Female

Erie County, Ohio Adults

There are 59,964 adults, (14,858 of which are seniors) in Erie County, Ohio.

Erie County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Erie County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

38,716

51.07%

Male

37,092

48.93%

Erie County, Ohio Households and Families

Erie County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Erie County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All69.3%30.7%
Male59.7%40.3%
Non Family57.6%42.4%
Female44%56%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Erie County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All31,7312.3569.3
Married14,8212.9186.3
Non Family11,6151.2257.6
Female4,2673.2344
Male1,0283.2259.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Erie County, Ohio Households

Erie County, Ohio Education

Erie County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2352.30%
9th to 12th Grade3,8227.12%
High School Graduate20,54338.25%
Some College11,63421.66%
Associates Degree4,8769.08%
Bachelors Degree7,23613.47%
Graduate Degree4,3618.12%

Erie County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White47,12243,36710,690
Black3,8633,047479
Hispanic1,5341,214126
Multiple Races675543100
Other Race45231522
Asian335283170
Native American22822841
Islander2929

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.75%.

Erie County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,381$41,593$26,253
Less Than High School$16,030$20,881$12,771
High School Grad$27,650$33,978$21,806
Some College$33,263$45,163$26,237
Bachelors Degree$41,032$49,181$35,573
Graduate Degree$65,554$75,625$60,376

$32,381

Average Earnings

$41,593

Average Male

$26,253

Average Female

Erie County, Ohio Language

Erie County, Ohio Language by Age

Erie County, Ohio Language

96.64% of Erie County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 3.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.97% of the population.

Erie County, Ohio Poverty

Erie County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White62,6966,0829.70%
Black5,9761,61026.94%
Hispanic3,0141,13537.66%
Multiple2,61088133.75%
Native36318450.69%
Other68317525.62%
Asian433296.70%

12.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.83%

Male Poverty Rate

13.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Erie County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Erie County, Ohio is Native, with 50.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Erie County, Ohio is Asian, with 6.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.16%.

Erie County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.90%
High School10.10%
Some College9.85%
Bachelors or Greater4.64%

Erie County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.54%
Male Unemployed31.33%
Female Employed9.09%
Male Employed4.32%

Erie County, Ohio Income

Erie County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,276$66,588
Families$63,131$78,753
Married Families$75,940$92,127
Non Families$29,771$42,921

Erie County, Ohio Marital Status

Erie County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Erie County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Erie County, Ohio Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Erie County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Erie County, Ohio Veterans

Erie County, Ohio Veterans by War

6,638

Number of Veterans

6,303

Male Veterans

335

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,454
First Gulf War989
Korea844
Second Gulf War556
World War II386

Erie County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,789
65 to 741,775
35 to 541,573
55 to 641,269
18 to 34232

Erie County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,07711.44%
Black4138.88%
Hispanic1216.21%
Indian8331.80%
2 or More545.63%
Hawaiian78.14%
Asian41.11%

Erie County, Ohio Veterans by Education

4.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Erie County, Ohio Employment Status

Erie County, Ohio Employment by Age

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.2%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Erie County, Ohio Employment by Race

Erie County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Erie County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sandusky2591925006-913-3.52%
Vermilion 1058610409-177-1.67%
Bellevue 82077973-234-2.85%
Huron71486977-171-2.39%
Milan 13671343-24-1.76%
Castalia850827-23-2.71%
Berlin Heights714713-1-0.14%
Bay View632607-25-3.96%
Kelleys Island312310-2-0.64%
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