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Erie County, NY

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Erie County, NY
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatBuffalo, NY
  • Population919,040
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 1042.6900
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 881.3999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010919,04051 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010881.40182 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201814.0%656 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20185.7%1270 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20194.3%964 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,064.401707 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201625.6%1945 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20169.101528 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201827.2%3014 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162343 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20156.0%2920 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201817.8%1714 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$2,696,577,000.0043 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172348 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201189.002414 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201983.9%606 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.10119 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20186205 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.90775 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2014$8,579,998.409 of 439
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$37,430,341,000.0057 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20105.0%81 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201231.0%1633 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201816438 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201865201 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201011,07364 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201970,283.111688 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,017,000,000.00158 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$14,465,000,000.00108 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$4,650,000,000.0055 of 2178
Population (County)2050846,000101 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$247,081.00407 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050654,00091 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205076,00094 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)205094190 of 2780
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