Erie offers a small-town feel with majestic views and a progressive civic vision. Erie enjoys 300 days of sunshine a year, making it an ideal location for an active lifestyle, as well as for those who simply enjoy the pleasure of beautiful year-round weather. With a population of about 18,000, and an elevation of 5,130 ft., Erie is beautiful in all four seasons, from snowy winter nights to wildflower summers. With shopping, fine dining, and entertainment for the whole family near at hand, it’s no wonder growing families, young professionals, and outdoor enthusiasts are drawn here, and why Erie was voted one of the country’s best places to live by Money.com.
Our community boasts a laid-back atmosphere and the ease and comforts of suburban living. Our school district is among the best in the state, and we are between moments and minutes away from excellent shopping and a variety of cultural events and destinations. With epic landscapes and scenic parks near at hand, and Boulder and the Denver International Airport less than an hour away, what more could you ask for in a location to call home?
Flatiron Meadows is scheduled to open its own elementary school (pre-K through 8th grade), in August 2017, within walking distance to your home. Additionally, Flatiron Meadows is created around an understanding of the importance of quality education and a focus on academic excellence for you and your children. Our community is located within the Boulder Valley School District, which has earned exemplary ratings at the state and national levels for its outstanding teachers, schools, and programs. Students in this district consistently earn top scholarships for high levels of achievement in mathematics, science, engineering, and music. Talented and Gifted programs are also available at all grade levels.