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Peters Township

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Welcome to Peters Township

Peters Township is a small community that's tucked just within the borders of Washington County. Because of its convenient location, Peters Township residents are minutes from spacious parks, golf courses, or popular shopping malls. With excellent schools, plenty of entertainment, and beautiful properties, it’s a wonderful neighborhood to call home.

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Attention Peters Township Homeowners!

Buyers are willing to pay a premium for homes in Peters 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

Shopping & Dining: Donaldson's Crossroads, Lorenzo Italian Pizza, South Hills Village

Recreation: Lindenwood Golf Club, Montour Trail, Peterswood Park, Scenic Valley Golf Course


County: Washington County

Population (2015 est.): 22,098

Population Per Sq.Mi.: 1,085

Homeownership Rate: 93.4%

Spotlights of Peters Township

Peterswood Park

Close to nature yet easily accessible by the neighborhood, Peterswood Park is more than 130 green shaded acres of recreational activities. Facilities include an outdoor amphitheater for live concerts and events, ball fields, a skate park, multi-use fields, playgrounds, and a community recreation center.

Simmons Farm

For over a century, the Simmons family has been providing Peters Township with fresh, healthy produce. Picked and sold the same day to ensure the highest quality, they also have a Pick-Ur-Own orchard and offer nighttime hayrides, summer camps, field trips, and birthday party celebrations.

Public Library

The Peters Township Public Library serves the community every day of the week and has more than 125,000 items for loan including books, magazines, DVDs, and eReaders. Services include educational programming like storytime, free Wi-Fi, public computers with printing, and meeting and study rooms.

Peters Township Things To Do

What You'll LOVE in Peters Township

Shopping & Dining

Only minutes away from the excitement of downtown Pittsburgh, residents of Peters Township enjoy quick access to it all. Bordered between Allegheny and Washington Counties, Peters Township offers a collection of Italian, Mediterranean, and Asian restaurants, along with plenty of local shops as well as a gold club, casino, and outlets for bargain hunters.

Parks & Recreation

With over 513 acres of outdoor recreational land, seven parks, and miles of accessible Township-maintained trails, Peters Township offers plenty of opportunities to get outside. Tucked within the borders of Washington County, residents enjoy 3.5 miles of paved trails at Arrowhead Trail. Those looking to get out on the water to fish or kayak are in luck at Peters Lake Park.

Local Schools

Students in Peters Township School District learn that character counts and that academic excellence is possible. Ranked in the top 10 statewide for test scores, as well as having nationally recognized Blue Ribbon Schools, it’s easy to see that this community values excellence. With more than 4,000 students receiving their education daily, the Peters Township School District always has room to welcome more.

Ready to Find Home in Peters Township?

We're intimately familiar with the communities in the Greater Pittsburgh area, so we can help you find a home that has your must-haves and that lies within your price range. Let's talk about your plans! Call us at 724.941.8680

Selling a home in Peters Township? We can certainly help you out with that, too!

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