Kier, PE is located in a state abbreviated PE that is in the USA. The town is named Kier after the founder of Lumon Industries, Kier Eagan. It is where the majority of the Severance series takes place. It is approximately a 15 minute drive from the town of Ganz, PE. The local radio station in Kier is WKGU (radio station) and the local paper is The Kier Chronicle.
At Lumon, the Innies are intentionally made to feel unmoored from time and space, and that bleeds into the town a bit too. We wanted the town to feel like an extension of Lumon in a way.
Dan Erickson, Reddit AMA