Erie, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Erie, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
96,616
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
25.1%
Median Home
$90,500
Median Income
$38,655
Median Rent
$725

Erie SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
9

Erie, PA Crime Report

2,293
Total Crimes
2,392.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
1.99%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Erie
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,293 2,392.7 2,033.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 476 496.7 389.5 387.8
Murder 9 9.4 7.9 6.5
Robbery 93 97.0 83.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 320 333.9 264.6 279.7
Property Crime 1,817 1,896.0 1,644.1 1,958.2
Burglary 342 356.9 248.6 314.2
Larceny 1,379 1,438.9 1,274.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 96 100.2 121.0 246.0

Erie, PA Cost Of Living

85
Erie's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Erie Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 85 102 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 92 108 100
Health 88 94 100
Housing 53 92 100
Transportation 98 113 100
Utilities 98 112 100

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Rankings for Erie in Pennsylvania

Map Of Erie, PA

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Population over time in Erie

Year Population % Change
2020 96,616 -1.6%
2019 98,156 -0.8%
2018 98,970 -1.2%
2017 100,157 -0.5%
2016 100,678 -0.2%
2015 100,832 -0.5%
2014 101,324 -0.1%
2013 101,454 -0.2%
2012 101,658 0.0%
2011 101,635 -

Race / Ethnicity in Erie

White
68.9% (66,538)
African American
15.0% (14,482)
American Indian
0.4% (392)
Asian
2.8% (2,744)
Hawaiian
0.0% (34)
Other
0.7% (630)
Two Or More
4.0% (3,903)
Hispanic
8.2% (7,893)
Race Erie PA USA
White 68.9% 75.7% 60.1%
African American 15.0% 10.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 2.8% 3.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 8.2% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Erie

Female
51.2% (49,483)
Male
48.8% (47,133)
Gender Erie PA USA
Female 51.2% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Erie for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (3,864)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (8,695)
High School / GED
39.0% (37,680)
Some College
17.0% (16,424)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (8,695)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (14,492)
Master's Degree
5.0% (4,830)
Professional Degree
1.0% (966)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (966)
Education Erie PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Erie, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
10.4% (1,003,190)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (700,453)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.3% (1,474,968)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.4% (1,290,537)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (1,479,297)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (1,724,083)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (896,667)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (741,331)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (222,664)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (128,404)
Income Erie PA USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 5.8% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.3% 8.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.4% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 12.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 13.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 15.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 6.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 7.1% 8.3%

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