Population Estimates

15-County Region Population:                  1,162,502
Labor force participation (ages 16+):          560,875

Population breakdown by age:

Age

Population

Percentage of population

Under 18 240,918 21%
18 - 24 110,243 10%
25 - 34 142,976 12%
35 - 44 138,254 12%
45 - 54 156,393 14%
55 - 64 160,229 14%
65 - 74 127,523 11%
75 & older 85,966 7%

 

Source: JobsEQ; Census 2020, ACS 2019 (latest available, Aug. 2021)