Population Estimates

15-County Region Population:                  1,152,812
Labor force participation (ages 16+):          553,899

Population breakdown by age:

Age

Population

Percentage of population

Under 18 240,644 21%
18 - 24 110,238 10%
25 - 34 139,972 12%
35 - 44 139,101 12%
45 - 54 157,260 13%
55 - 64 158,170 14%
65 - 74 123,998 11%
75 & older 83,429 7%

 

Source: JobsEQ - ACS 2018