Erie, Pennsylvanie

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Erie, Pennsylvanie
City of Erie
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Nickname(s): 
The Bay Ceety, The Flagship Ceety, The Gem Ceety, The Loch Ceety
Location in Erie Coonty an the state o Pennsylvanie.
Location in Erie Coonty an the state o Pennsylvanie.
Coordinates: 42°7′46.42″N 80°5′6.77″W / 42.1295611°N 80.0852139°W / 42.1295611; -80.0852139Coordinates: 42°7′46.42″N 80°5′6.77″W / 42.1295611°N 80.0852139°W / 42.1295611; -80.0852139
KintraUnitit States
StatePennsylvanie
CoontyErie
FoonditApryle 18, 1795[1]
IncorporatitApryle 14, 1851
Named forErie fowk
Govrenment
 • MayorJoseph E. Sinnott
Area
 • Ceety50 km2 (19.3 sq mi)
 • Land49 km2 (19.1 sq mi)
 • Water0.5 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Population
 • Ceety100,055
 • Density2,000/km2 (5,200/sq mi)
 • Metro
276,207 (Erie Metro)
Time zoneUTC-4 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (EDT)
ZIP codes
16501−16512, 16514−16515, 16522, 16530−16534, 16538, 16541, 16544, 16546, 16550, 16553−16554, 16563, 16565
Aurie code(s)814, proponed 582
Wabsteidwww.erie.pa.us

Erie /ˈɪəri/ is a ceety in an the coonty seat o Erie Coonty, Pennsylvanie, Unitit States.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Chapter MDCCCXLIV", p. 240

Soorces

  • "Chapter MDCCCXLIV: An Act to provide for laying out an establishing towns and outlots within several tracts of land heretofore reserved for public uses, situated respectively at Presqu'-Isle [sic], on Lake Erie, at the mouth of French creek, at the mouth of the Conewango creek, and at Fort le Bœuf". Laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 3. Philadelphia: John Bioren. 1810. pp. 233−240. Retrieved August 28, 2010.