Erie is a diverse economy with a 2.0 manufacturing location quotient, and emerging strengths in education, medicine, advanced manufacturing and tourism. These industries are not only providing an abundance of employment opportunities, but also livable wages for the thousands of families living in the surrounding communities Erie’s nascent Innovation District - focusing on cybersecurity, data science, insurtech, fintech, and other emerging industries - is poised to create jobs for the 21st century in Erie County. Radius CoWork and the Erie Technology Incubator hatch new startups every day – and will continue to create a diverse mix of tech-enabled jobs in the region.

Residents' Industry of Employment in Erie County

Under the leadership of Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership, Erie County’s leadership will be charting the course for Erie’s focus and future growth.