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Scott Township

Market Stats

Welcome to Scott Township

Nestled just a few miles south of Downtown Pittsburgh, Scott Township is a top pick for buyers who crave convenience to the city but want to escape the hustle and bustle. This community has easy access to major roads and highways, as well as public transportation in neighboring suburbs.

In addition, Scott Township is home to a large pool complex, plenty of recreation programs, public schools in a great district, and a variety of beautiful homes. If you're considering buying a home in Scott Township, use this area guide to find homes in your price range and learn more about the community.

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Attention Scott Township Homeowners!

Buyers are willing to pay a premium for homes in Scott 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: Great Southern Shopping Center, South Hills Village, strip malls on Greentree Road

Recreation: Boyce Mayview Park, Carnegie Park, Kane Woods Nature Area, Scott Township Pool


County: Allegheny County

Population (2015 est.): 16,877

Population Per Sq.Mi.: 4,352

Homeownership Rate: 64.7%

Spotlights of Scott Township

Affordable Homes

Affordability is a key reason why many buyers choose to live in Scott Township. According to US Census data, the average home in this area is worth just over $140,000.

Median Home Values: $144,600

Convenience to Pittsburgh

Scott Township is just a few miles from Downtown Pittsburgh and offers several ways to commute to the city. By car, it is just 7 miles (roughly 30 minutes) from Scott Township to Pittsburgh.

Major Highways: I-79, I-376

Public Transit: Bus routes 38 Green Tree and 36 Banksville, Park & Ride lot, Light Rail (Red Line)

Scott Township Accolades

  • #5 Best Cities in Pennsylvania (Movoto)
  • Live Well Allegheny participating community
  • Community Day and Movies in the Park events
  • Scott Township Pool and recreation activities

Scott Township Attractions

With its convenient location near Downtown Pittsburgh, Scott Township is only minutes from all the shopping, dining, and entertainment in the city. But for errands and day-to-day activities, Scott Township is ideally located near the amenities of neighboring communities. In particular, this area is close to the Great Southern Shopping Center in Bridgeville, Mt. Lebanon Park and its ice rink and tennis center, and South Hills Village mall.

What You'll LOVE in Scott Township

Local Schools

Public School District: Chartiers Valley School District

Public High Schools: Chartiers Valley High School

Ready to Find Home in Scott Township?

Whether you're relocating to Pittsburgh or searching for another home in our area, our dedicated real estate experts can help you find the right home. Let's talk about your plans! Call us at 724.941.8680.

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

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