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.
Why Home Buyers Choose Scott Township
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
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.
Want to know even more about residential life in Scott Township? 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!
County: Allegheny County
Population (2015 est.): 16,877
Population Per Sq.Mi.: 4,352
Homeownership Rate: 64.7%
Points of Interest
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
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