DASHBOARD

Economy
.39%
Job Growth: All Sectors
in 2018
Annual Job Growth
Economy
$39,424
Average Annual Salary
in 2018
Average Salary
Economy
4.3
Unemployment Rate
August 2019
Unemployment Rate
Economy
16.8
in 2017
Poverty Rate
Economy
92.9%
of Avg. White Salary
in 2019
Wage Gap: White - Persons of Color
Economy
49.65%
of All Jobs Supporting
in 2018
Family Sustaining Wage
Economy
$1,626
spending per household
in 2017
Tourism Spending per Household
Business
6928
Across Erie County
in 2018
Business Establishments
Business
$74.7m
dollars loaned
in 2017
Loans to Small Businesses
Business
10.6 %
Rolling Railroad Stock Manufacturing
Largest Industry as % of Total
Business
13.7 %
increase in Food Manufacturing in 2018
Highest Growth Industry
Business
1.6%
of total jobs in 2017
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation Employment
Talent
-424
25- to 34-year-olds
in 2018
Migration
Talent
2.7%
of Erie County's Workers
in 2018
Employed in Advanced Industries
Talent
26%
of Erie County in 2018
Population with Bachelors Degree or Higher
Talent
60.7%
participation rate in 2018
Workforce Participation
Talent
51%
of Erie County in 2018
Female Workforce
Talent
4.4 %
of Erie County workforce
in 2018
Foreign-Born Workforce
Education
64.1%
in 2017
3rd Graders Achieving Reading Standards
Education
57.8%
in 2017
3rd Graders Achieving Math Standards
Education
55.6%
in 2018
8th Graders Achieving Reading Standards
Education
32%
in 2017
8th Graders Achieving Math Standards
Education
91.8%
in 2018
High School Graduation Rate
Education
22.4%
STEM program graduates
in 2018
STEM Degrees
Education
6,662
university graduates
in 2018
University Graduates
Community
26.3%
in 2018
(municipal election)
Voter Participation Rate
Community
112
in 2017
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation Establishments
Community
19.3
minutes
in 2017
Average Daily Commute
Community
1.18
crimes per 1000 residents
in 2018
Violent Crime
Community
6.2
crimes per 1000 residents
in 2018
Property Crime
Community
2.3
crimes per 1000 residents
in 2018
Drug-Related Crime
Community
1,798
in 2019
Residents Per Municipal Park
Community
-0.42%
population 18 and older
in 2017
Eligible Voters
Community
88.1%
of eligible voters
in 2017
Voter Registration
Community
0.31
tons per capita
in 2018
Recycling
Community
0.86
tons per capita
in 2018
Solid Waste
Livability
$723
in 2017
Median Rent Cost
Livability
$125,400
in 2019
Median Home Price
Livability
30.5%
average of all households
in 2017
Housing Costs as % of Spending
Livability
76.7%
in 2018
Days of Good Air Quality
Livability
0%
of Erie County Residents
in 2018
Access to Broadband Speeds of 1GB+
Livability
69.4%
of housing owner-occupied
in 2017
Homeownership Rate
Health
32%
of Erie County
2015 - 2017
Obesity Rate
Health
75%
of Erie County
2015 - 2017
Physical Activity during Leisure Rate
Health
8%
of Erie County
2015 - 2017
Asthma Rate
Health
94%
of Erie County
2015 - 2017
Insured with Healthcare
Health
8%
of Erie County
2015 - 2017
Couldn't Afford Needed Doctor Visit
Demographics
272,061
in 2018
Total Population
Demographics
39.9
in 2018
Median Age
Demographics
13.5%
in 2018
Population of Color
Demographics
$48,192
in 2017
Median Household Income
Demographics
2.40
average of all
households in 2017
Average Household Size
Demographics
40.04%
of all families with children
in 2017
Single-Parent Families
Demographics
4.52%
of total population
in 2017
Foreign-Born Population
Health
1.1%
of females aged 15 to 19
2015 - 2017
Teen Pregnancy
Health
7.1
deaths per 1,000 births
2015 - 2017
Infant Mortality
Health
8.4%
of all births
2015 - 2017
Low Birth Weight Infants
Health
815.8
deaths per 100k residents
2015 - 2017
Mortality Rate
Health
175.2
deaths per 100k residents
2015 - 2017
Cancer
Health
166.5
deaths per 100k residents
2015 - 2017
Heart Disease
Health
9%
of total population
2015 - 2017
Diabetes
Health
20%
of total population
2015 - 2017
Adult Smokers
Health
18.5%
of all pregnancies
2015 - 2017
Smoking During Pregnancy
Health
7%
heavy alcohol drinkers
2015 - 2017
Heavy Alcohol Consumption
Health
80.2%
of all pregnancies
2015 - 2017
Prenatal Care (during first trimester)