Demographic Migration in Erie county

Talent Migration

Analysis Categories

What does this measure?

Population change by Race/Ethnicity, Sex, and Age Group by ZIP Code, 2010 to 2018.

Why is this important?

It is important to understand the flow of a population to or from a select geography, in order to shape policy in regards to the ever-changing demographic breakdown of that place. Likewise, to know the ebb and flow of a select demographic can be an indicator of the assets, lifestyle, cost of living within that place.

How is Erie County doing?

Overall, the population in Erie County has fallen between 2010 – 2018, excepting for the minority populations which saw a rise. Distributed by age, the only segments which saw a significant increase were between 60 to 69 and 70 to 79 years old. Geographically, the ZIP codes which saw the highest average increase across all population segments were 16509, 16503, and 16511. The ZIP codes which suffered the highest attrition rates were 16502, 16504, and 16505.

How does Erie compare to its Peers?


About this Data

Data from the Census ACS as of 2018.