Wyoming County vs. Erie County

Wyoming County (NY)Erie County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)40,085919,719
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)-4.9%0.1%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)42,150919,129
Population, Census, April 1, 201042,155919,040
Persons under 5 years, percent4.9%5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent18.9%20.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent17.9%17.9%
Female persons, percent45.9%51.6%
White alone, percent92.2%79.5%
Black or African American alone, percent5.6%14.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.4%0.7%
Asian alone, percent0.6%3.7%
Two or More Races, percent1.1%2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent3.3%5.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent89.9%75.2%
Veterans, 2014-20182,68053,609
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-20182.0%7.1%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)18,282429,714
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201876.3%64.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$112,200$146,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,145$1,312
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$514$532
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$640$804
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201316.4%37.9%
Building permits, 20181911,249
Households, 2014-201815,815387,847
Persons per household, 2014-20182.382.30
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201887.6%87.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-20184.2%10.5%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201885.6%86.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201875.8%78.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201889.6%91.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201816.5%33.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.8%9.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent4.5%4.5%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.1%62.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.4%58.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)31,7241,871,900
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)94,2097,532,495
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)473,74415,835,448
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)121,93919,343,197
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)375,97612,106,065
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$8,975$13,172
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201824.921.5
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$57,914$55,673
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$27,150$32,347
Persons in poverty, percent9.9%13.7%
Total employer establishments, 201779122,940
Total employment, 20178,586421,508
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)312,90718,968,213
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017-1.9%0.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20172,04550,418
All firms, 20122,33161,354
Men-owned firms, 20121,34837,199
Women-owned firms, 201279919,041
Minority-owned firms, 2012308,090
Nonminority-owned firms, 20122,21950,955
Veteran-owned firms, 20121945,802
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20122,02952,637
Black-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%4.5%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.2%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%2.9%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%1.3%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200729.9%26.2%
Population per square mile, 201071.1881.4
Land area in square miles, 2010592.751,042.69

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Wyoming county (NY) and Erie county (NY) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.