Erie County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Basins 1
Bays 4
Bends 1
Capes 3
Falls 1
Flats 2
Lakes 10
Ridges 1
Streams 60
Summits 6
Swamps 1
Cultural Features
Airports 23
Buildings 73
Cemeteries 39
Channels 1
Churches 67
Civil 39
Crossings 9
Dams 7
Harbors 8
Hospitals 12
Locales 189
Mines 4
Parks 50
Post Offices 12
Reservoirs 7
Schools 152
Towers 22
Trails 1
Historical Features
Airports 4
Bridges 1
Churches 2
Civil 1
Hospitals 1
Lakes 1
Locales 5
Populated Places 1
Post Offices 3
Schools 6
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Pennsylvania's National Historic Landmarks