The following text is from the Town of Erie's Community Profile. You can view the entire document by clicking here.
"Erie’s population is educated, affluent, diverse and dynamic. We offer a higher percentage of college graduates than both the region and the state, and our premier educational and research facilities include a public library and several new schools."
5 Elementary Schools K-5
2 Middle Schools 6-8
2 High Schools 9-12
3 Charter Schools
2 Private & Parochial Schools
"The Erie area is home to: 6 four-year state supported colleges and universities; 9 private four-year universities; 10 two-year colleges; and several world class research institutions."
Erie's workforce is highly desired! While the national average of individuals with Bachelors Degrees or higher sits around 30%, Erie exceeds expectations with 59.5%.