|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Erie is 1,511. Erie, Illinois is the 8,671st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Erie was in 2010, when its population was 1,602. In 2010, Erie was the 8,418th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,671st largest city in the US. Erie is currently 5.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Erie has shrunk 4.7% since the year 2000. Erie, Illinois's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8667||Cottonwood Shores, Texas||1,512||67.4%|
|8669||De Kalb, Texas||1,511||-16.6%|
|8670||East Canton, Ohio||1,511||-7.2%|
|8672||Fort Benton, Montana||1,511||-5.3%|
|8674||Mount Pulaski, Illinois||1,510||-11.0%|
The total voting age population of Erie, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,093. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.4% of the residents of Erie are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Erie are 97.3% White, 1.5% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 3.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Erie, 4.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.9%. On a per-household basis, 3.6% of families are below the poverty line in Erie.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.4% of Erie residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.1% of Erie residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.6% have a bachelor's degree and 6.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Erie residents aged 5 and older, 0.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Erie is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Erie, 13.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Erie is $71,875.
In Erie, 79.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.1% of housing units in Erie.
Of all the housing units in Erie, 30.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Erie, 5.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Erie is $605.
In Erie, 81.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.