Erie County , New York

Erie County: County in New York, United States

Erie County locator map
Location of Erie County on New York map.

About

Erie County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 919,040 and a population density of 289 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 918,702 inhabitants. Its county seat is Buffalo. The county was created 200 years ago in 1820.

Geography

Erie County is located at 42°45'30"N 78°46'47"W (42.7582400, -78.7796600). It has 4 neighbors: Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County, Genesee County and Niagara County.

Old County Hall Buffalo NY image
Old County Hall Buffalo NY

The largest city of Erie County is Buffalo with a population of 255,284. Other cities include, Tonawanda population 71,675, Mount Vernon population 67,345, East Amherst population 24,914 and Lackawanna population 17,720. See all Erie County cities & populated places.

Weather

Erie County forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. more

Old County Hall Buffalo NY image

Erie County map

Erie County Quick Facts

Population : 918,702 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
Different from : Erie County, Erie County
Twitter username : ErieCountyNY
Area : 3178 km2
Water as percent of area : 15%
Land as percent of area : 85%
Named for : Lake Erie
Altitude : 853 feet / 260 meters
Capital : Buffalo
Establishment : January 01, 1821
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:46:26 (5th August 2021)
Density : 289 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -0.04% (2010-2019)
Weather : 81℉ Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Erie County has 4 neighbours.

  • Buffalo

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Erie County decreased by 0.04% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 919,040 - census
2011 919,843 0.09% estimation process
2012 919,906 0.01% estimation process
2013 920,869 0.1% estimation process
2014 921,755 0.1% estimation process
2015 920,644 -0.12% estimation process
2016 918,678 -0.21% estimation process
2017 919,034 0.04% estimation process
2018 919,717 0.07% estimation process
2019 918,702 -0.11% estimation process

Comitatul Erie, Comte d'Erie, Comte dErie, Comté d'Erie, Comté dÉrié, Condado de Erie, Condado han Erie, Contea di Erie, Ehri, Eri, Eri srjan, Erie, Erie Comitatus, Erie Kun, Erie Kūn, Erie konderria, Erie maakond, Erie megye, Hrabstwo Erie, Okrug Iri, Quan Erie, Quận Erie, eri jun, eri ka'unti, mqatʿt ayry, shhrstan ayry nywywrk, yi li xian, Ери, Ері, Округ Ири, Эри, Էրի շրջան, ایری کاؤنٹی, ایری کاؤنٹی، نیویارک, شهرستان ایری، نیویورک, مقاطعة إيري, এরি কাউন্টি, エリー郡, 伊利縣

People born in Erie County (8)

People born in Erie County, including journalist and radio broadcaster Dorothy Thompson, scientist Elon Howard Eaton, actor and model Ben Elliott, you can see a list of people who born in Erie County.

Other places with the same name (2)

Erie County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Erie County.

City Name Population Title
Buffalo 255,284 County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA
Amherst 126,082 Town in New York, United States
Cheektowaga 85,884 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Tonawanda 71,675 City in the state of New York, USA
Mount Vernon 67,345 City in Westchester County, New York, United States
West Seneca 45,224 Town in Erie County, New York
Brighton 35,928 Town in Monroe County, New York, USA
Clarence 32,906 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
East Amherst 24,914
Grand Island 21,420 Town in New York
Lackawanna 17,720 City in New York, USA
Kenmore 15,020 City in Erie County, New York, United States of America
Eggertsville 15,019
Depew 15,011 City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Elma 11,775 City in New York, United States of America
Lancaster 10,109 Town in Erie County, New York

New York Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
New York 19,453,561 State of the United States of America
New York City 8,398,748 Largest city in the United States
Queens 2,339,150 Queens is a city in Queens County, New York
Queens County 2,253,858 County in New York, United States
Manhattan 1,644,518 Borough of New York City, New York, United States
New York County 1,628,706 County in New York state, United States of America
Suffolk County 1,476,601 County in New York, United States
The Bronx 1,455,720 Borough of New York City, United States
Bronx County 1,418,207 Borough of New York City, United States
Nassau County 1,356,924 County in New York, United States
Westchester County 967,506 County in New York, United States.
Monroe County 741,770 County in Florida, United States
Brookhaven 480,763 Town in Suffolk County, New York, United States
Richmond County 476,143 County in Georgia, United States
Staten Island 474,558 Island and borough of New York City
Onondaga County 460,528 County in New York, United States

Next page