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Cecil Township

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Welcome to Cecil Township

A smaller community in the metropolitan area of Pittsburgh, Cecil Township offers its residents the chance to live close to the big city while still enjoying the perks of small-town charm. Cecil Township grants its residents affordable housing with communities where you get to know your neighbor! In addition, this community has employers who provide local job opportunities for those who do not want to commute.

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Attention Cecil Township Homeowners!

Buyers are willing to pay a premium for homes in Cecil Township. If you are even considering selling your home, we'd love to help you maximize your equity. Get started by requesting a free home evaluation to see just how much your home is worth in today's competitive market!

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At a Glance

Getting Around

Philadelphia: 5 hours and 21 minutes
Washington, D.C.: 4 hours and 23 minutes
Pittsburgh International Airport: 27 minutes 


Population: 12,699
School District: Canon-McMillian School District
Zip Code:15057, 15317, 15321, 15350, 15361

Spotlights of Cecil Township:

Montour Trail

Eager for the chance to get outdoors and explore all that Cecil Township has to offer? The Montour Trail is a multi-use trail close to Pittsburgh that is perfect for bicycling, walking, running, or even cross-country skiing! Formerly the Montour Railroad, this mostly crushed limestone trail is a unique stop you must make on your tour around Cecil Township!

Pick the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden

Spanning over 452 acres, the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden is a must-see for the area. This garden allows visitors to explore one of the largest American botanical gardens right in their backyard! This garden has multiple trails with a few elevation changes, making it perfect for those out on a Sunday stroll!

Lounge Around the Lake

Looking to find some scenic water views? Check out the beautiful Peters Lake Park! This lake is great for fishing, walking, or even taking out a kayak! This park offers another chance for residents to get out and explore all the scenic views this area has to offer!

Cecil Township Attractions

Check out some fun attractions to check out in the Cecil Township area!

What You'll LOVE in Cecil Township

Wonderful Public Schools

Those who live in Cecil Township are served by the Canon-McMillian School District. This is a large school district that serves multiple townships surrounding Pittsburgh. Established in 1954, this school district lives up to its “Commitment to Excellence” mantra by consistently producing excellent academic scores and competing at the state level with its athletics programs.

Convenient to Pittsburgh

While Cecil Township is nestled in the rolling hills of Pennsylvania, it combines the best of both worlds with the quick commute to the Greater Pittsburgh area. A drive to the city roughly takes about 30 minutes, depending on traffic, making this area a great choice for those looking to settle in a more suburban area.

Entertainment for Everyone

Cecil Township holds its own for entertainment for its residents. Whether you are looking for a new outdoor area to explore or want to spend your day checking out the local historic sites, this area has something for everyone! Close shopping is also available for those who do not wish to make the drive into Pittsburgh. Does Cecil Township have everything you are looking for and more? Reach out to our team today to start the search for your next home!

Ready To Call Cecil Township Home?

Have you fallen in love with all of the benefits that come with living in Cecil Township? Reach out to our team today to get started on finding the next home of your dreams! We are ready to answer any questions you may have about the area and help you search for your new place.

Are you ready to find something new and ready to sell your home in Cecil Township? We are ready to help you with that as well!

Questions? We Can Help

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