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The Town of Erie had a population of 28,252 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Erie is located at latitude 40.0503 and longitude -105.05 in Boulder County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Erie encompass a land area of 17.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,026 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Town of Erie are located in Boulder County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Weld County.
The Town of Erie (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Erie is located within Erie-Frederick Division of Boulder County.
|Total Population||28,252 (100%)|
|Population in Households||28,251 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||24,947 (88.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$124,744|
|Average Household Income||$148,516|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$51,708|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||10,037 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,821 (87.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||942 ( 9.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||274 ( 2.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$478,921|
|Average Home Value||$544,689|
|Housing Affordability Index3||157|
|Average Household Size||2.89|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.18%|
|Per Capita Income||2.5%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.42%|
The table below compares Erie to the other 459 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 33||93rd|
|Population Density||# 129||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 25||95th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 331||72nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 62||87th|
|Diversity Index||# 191||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.