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Canton Township

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Welcome to Canton Township

A quiet community located in Washington County, Canton Township is a special place for homeowners in this peaceful neighborhood. Located near Washington, PA, as well as Pittsburgh, there’s plenty of opportunity for big-city fun and employment while offering a retreat to the countryside every time you come home.

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Attention Canton Township Homeowners!

Your home in Canton Township could be a more valuable asset than you think. If you are considering selling your home, request a free home evaluation and we can tell you just how much your home is worth in today's market!

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At a Glance

Getting Around

Greater Pittsburgh: 50 minutes
Philadelphia: 5 hours, 27 minutes
Pittsburgh International Airport: 38 minutes


Population: 8,209
School District: Canton Area School District
Median home price: $210K

Spotlights of Canton Township

Trolley Museum

A truly unique fixture of Washington County and just minutes from Canton Township, the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum preserves the history of streetcars and trolleys. While focusing mainly on trolleys native to the area, the collection includes examples from around the country and the world, all restored to their original splendor.

Wild Things Park

Grab your seats to America’s pastime at Wild Things Park. This 3,200-seat, fully-featured independent league baseball stadium holds games for the Frontier League’s Washington Wild Things. The field is convertible to softball or baseball and includes batting cages, concessions, and parking. Not limited to sports, it’s also a popular concert venue.

Cross Creek Park

Located a few miles northwest of Canton Township in nearby Avella, this 2,000-acre park is a favorite among locals in Washington County. There are plenty of facilities for picnicking, children to play, hiking, and outdoor recreational activities. The main attraction is the 285-acre Cross Creek Lake, ready for boating and fishing.

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What You'll LOVE in Canton Township

Proximity to Pittsburgh

With a wonderful location near both Pittsburgh and Washington, PA, residents of Canton Township have ample opportunities for employment, education, and entertainment. From historic downtown Washington to the iconic Pittsburgh skyline, living in Canton Township is a smart, strategic move. And of course, there’s plenty of small-town charm in the township itself.

Affordable Housing

There’s a variety of charming floorplans available for sale in Canton Township. With affordable prices ranging from starter homes all the way to major upgrade territory, you’re sure to find something to fit your budget and your style. When you’re ready to find your next home in such a delightful neighborhood, contact the friendly agents at CENTURY 21 Frontier today!

Highly Rated Schools

Students in Canton Township are educated by the Trinity Area School District, along with more than 25,000 other students spread across the District’s six campuses. Utilizing the Understanding By Design curriculum, the District strives to help all students achieve their potential. Coursework prepares students for the real world, with classes in business and industrial technology.

Are You Ready to Call Canton Township Home?

Have you fallen completely in love with Canton Township? Even if you’re just casually interested in learning more, we’d love to help you! Reach out to our expert real estate team today to get more information about Canton Township and your potential future home!

If you want to sell a home in Canton Township, we’re ready to help you with that, too!

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