Erie County


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Erie County, New York

25 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone: (716) 858-8785
Fax: (716) 858-6550
www.erie.gov

On central western border of NY on Lake Erie, south of Niagara Falls; organized Apr 2, 1821 from Niagara County. Name Origin: For the Erie Indian tribe of Iroquoian linguistic stock, who lived along the southern shore of Lake Erie

Area (sq mi):: 1226.89 (land 1044.21; water 182.68) Population per square mile: 891.30
Population 2005: 930,703 State rank: 8 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.10%; 1990-2000 -1.90% Population 2000: 950,265 (White 80.80%; Black or African American 13.00%; Hispanic or Latino 3.30%; Asian 1.50%; Other 3.30%). Foreign born: 4.50%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $20,357; median household $38,567; Population below poverty level: 12.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,836-$29,868
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 21.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Buffalo County seat (282,864)
  • Lackawanna (18,394)
  • Depew (16,003)
  • Kenmore (15,749)
  • Tonawanda (15,515)
  • Lancaster (11,594)

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    Erie County, Pennsylvania

    140 W 6th St Rm 116
    Erie, PA 16501
    Phone: (814) 451-6303
    Fax: (814) 451-6350
    www.eriecountygov.org

    At northwestern corner of PA, along southern shore of Lake Erie; organized Mar 12, 1800 from Allegheny County. Name Origin: For Lake Erie, which forms its northern border

    Area (sq mi):: 1558.40 (land 801.95; water 756.46) Population per square mile: 349.70
    Population 2005: 280,446 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.10%; 1990-2000 1.90% Population 2000: 280,843 (White 89.80%; Black or African American 6.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 0.70%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 36.20
    Income 2000: per capita $17,932; median household $36,627; Population below poverty level: 12.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,538-$25,505
    Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 18.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 3.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Erie County seat (103,925)

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    Erie County, Ohio

    323 Columbus Ave
    Sandusky, OH 44870
    Phone: (419) 627-7705
    Fax: (419) 624-6873
    www.erie-county-ohio.net

    On the north-central coast of OH, bordered on north by Lake Erie; organized Mar 15, 1838 from Huron and Sandusky counties. Name Origin: For Lake Erie

    Area (sq mi):: 626.15 (land 254.88; water 371.27) Population per square mile: 308.60
    Population 2005: 78,665 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.10%; 1990-2000 3.60% Population 2000: 79,551 (White 87.40%; Black or African American 8.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 39.50
    Income 2000: per capita $21,530; median household $42,746; Population below poverty level: 8.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,645-$32,050
    Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 18.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sandusky County seat (26,977)
  • Vermilion (10,971)

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    When the Erie County Council rejected efforts in 2010 to establish a community college in the northwestern Pennsylvania city--the second time it had done so within a span of four years--Andre Horton decided to take matters into his own hands.
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    The Erie County Sheriff's Office says the 44-year-old rapper whose real name is Earl Simmons was placed in the Erie County Holding Center in Buffalo on Tuesday.
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    Lynch, County Executive of Erie County, Pennsylvania, proclaimed the Basilica of the Assumption an Architectural Landmark in Erie County which today draws daily visitors to view this splendid structure.
    Although approximately 950,000 people still call Erie County home, (5) the United States Census Bureau estimated Buffalo's population, as of July 2004, at just 282,864--a decline of nearly 10,000 from the Bureau's official count in 2000.

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