Population Estimates

15-County Region Population:                  1,138,967
Labor force participation (ages 16+):         543,806

Population breakdown by age:

Age

Population

Percentage of population

Under 18 240,339 21%
18 - 24 110,456 10%
25 - 34 135,961 12%
35 - 44 140,864 12%
45 - 54 159,481 14%
55 - 64 155,653 14%
65 - 74 117,119 10%
75 & older 79,094 7%

 

Source: Jobs EQ 2016