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Welcome to Canton Township

Canton Township is a small, quiet community within Washington County, filled with rolling hills and open green spaces. Just a few thousand people live in this area. This small town is ideally located near Washington, PA and Pittsburgh, making a trip to the grocery store or to fun museums and entertainment venues a matter of minutes.

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Attention Canton Township Homeowners!

Buyers are willing to pay a premium for homes in Canton 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

Major Highways: I-79, US-19, PA-18


Median Home Values: $106,900

Spotlights of Canton Township

Convenience to Pittsburgh

Many people who live in the Greater Pittsburgh area (including Canton Township) commute to the city of Pittsburgh on a daily basis. By car, it is 30 miles (roughly 45 minutes) from Canton to Downtown Pittsburgh.

Affordable Homes

Canton Township is an affordable place to live, with homes available close to Washington, PA or in a more secluded area. According to US Census data, the median home value for this township is just over $100,000.

Canton Township, PA Accolades

Canton 2010 Planning Initiative

Pittsburgh Metro Area, #1 Best Cities to Relocate To (Sperling's Best Places)

#80 Best Suburbs to Raise a Family in Pittsburgh Metro (Niche)

What's Nearby?

Canton Township is primarily residential, but there are plenty of things to do nearby. It's a short drive from the township to Main Street in Washington, PA, making it easy to enjoy a craft beer at President's Pub, eat dinner at The Union Grill, or explore the historic buildings throughout the downtown area.

Closer to Canton Township, residents can visit the Washington County Agricultural Fair at the fairgrounds, sample local fare along PA-844 in Wolfdale, and visit the township's playground and picnic areas.

What You'll LOVE in Canton Township

Want to know even more about residential life in the Canton Township community? You don’t have to look far. As your Greater Pittsburgh real estate experts, we know the details about home values, market trends, and fun things to do in this area. Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!

Quick Facts

County: Washington County

Population (2015 est.): 8,221< br> Population Per Sq.Mi.: 563< br> Homeownership Rate: 85.5%

Points of Interest

Shopping & Dining: Washington Crown Center, Washington Mall, Washington Road

Recreation: Canton Township's playground, Cross Creek County Park, Sunset Beach Pool, Washington Park

Local Schools

Public School District: Trinity Area School District

Public High Schools: Trinity High School

Private Schools: Faith Christian School, First Love Christian Academy, John F. Kennedy Catholic School

Find Your New Home with CENTURY 21 Frontier

Canton Township is a great opportunity to live close to Pittsburgh in a peaceful, quiet area filled with trees and rolling hills. Are you searching for a particular home? Are you relocating to the Pittsburgh area and searching for a community to call your own? Contact our real estate experts today. We can help you with anything you need.

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

Contact Us Today!

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