Cecil Township is a small community nestled in the rolling hills of Pennsylvania just 18 miles from Pittsburgh. Residents enjoy a quiet way of life away from the hustle and bustle of the city. While small, the town has everything you need: a park, a post office, local restaurants, a rich local history, plenty of green space, and a business park that features over 300 tech and energy corporations. Cecil Township has even earned a spot on Safewise's "Safest Cities in Pennsylvania" list multiple times!
If you are considering buying a home in Cecil Township, we have provided a brief overview of the real estate market, the township's appeal, and a few noteworthy awards. If you want to learn more about Cecil Township real estate, contact us — we are happy to help!
Why Home Buyers Choose Cecil Township
Home buyers who want an affordable home with plenty of space can find what they're looking for in Cecil Township. According to US Census data, the median home values for this township are below $200,000.
Median Home Values: $193,600
Convenience to Pittsburgh
Many people who live in the Greater Pittsburgh area commute to the city of Pittsburgh from suburban communities like Cecil Township. A drive to Pittsburgh from Cecil Township is 20 miles (about 30 minutes). A park-and-ride lot is available in nearby South Fayette, where residents can ride a bus into the city.
Major Highways: I-79, PA-50
Public Transit: Bus route 31 (Bridgeville) from South Fayette Park & Ride
Cecil Township Accolades
- #1 Safest Cities in Pennsylvania (Safewise)
- #35 Best Suburbs to Buy a House in Pittsburgh Metro (Niche)
- #55 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Metro (Niche)
- Southpointe business park
From local parks to historic points of interest, this Pittsburgh suburb is close to many amenities. Cecil Township is just minutes from Bridgeville (home to a couple of large shopping centers), Upper St. Clair (home to several golf courses and the spacious Boyce Mayview Park), and Bethel Park (home to South Hills Village shopping mall). In addition, Cecil Township features an annual Fall Festival, which allows new residents to get to know their neighbors and participate in the community fun. Explore the map below to find points of interest in the Cecil Township area.
Want to know more about residential life in Cecil Township? You don’t have to look far. As your Greater Pittsburgh real estate experts, we know about this community's home values, market trends, and fun things to do. Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!
County: Washington County
Population (2015 est.): 11,931
Population Per Sq.Mi.: 429
Homeownership Rate: 85.6%
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Finding the right home can be a challenge. But our Pittsburgh real estate experts are here to help. We are familiar with the neighborhoods, suburbs, and types of homes that Pittsburgh home buyers are searching for, and we can help you find the home that fits your criteria. If you want to learn more about Cecil Township or view homes that are on the market, call us at 724.941.8680.