Scott Township

Welcome to Scott Township!

Located just southwest of Pittsburgh near Bridgeville and Green Tree, Scott Township boasts tons of wide-open space, as well as an enviable 1% income tax rate. These perks have helped the community grow over the last few years, making it an attractive option for young professionals, families, retirees, and everyone in-between.

Find Home Close to Pittsburgh

Take a drive out of Pittsburgh and past the South Side Flats to encounter Scott Township, a cozy suburb known for its nearby parks, rolling suburban streets, and tons of unique things to do. If you want to live like a Scott Township local, take a day trip to the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden, explore the waterfalls at Settlers Cabin Park, or go shopping at one of the area's countless businesses. It won't take you long to embrace Scott Township as your new hometown.

A Snapshot of Scott Township

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Live, Work, and Play in Scott Township

Nearby shopping

It's easy to shop local when you call Scott Township home. Scott Towne Center features everything from a spice store to countless restaurants, while Raceway Plaza South has all the big-name retailers you know and love. Residents can also head into Downtown Pittsburgh and Mt. Lebanon for even more options.

Delectable dining

Find your favorite flavors near Scott Township, a surprisingly eclectic destination for local foodies. LeoGreta has earned an amazing reputation for its homestyle Italian meals, while Gab & Eat is an old standby with breakfast you just can't beat. The Original Pancake House, Red Tea House, and De Blasio's offer even more options just a few minutes away.

Top-notch education

Scott Township is served by the Chartiers Valley School District, which educates around 3,500 students across four institutions. High schoolers have the chance to further their education through dual enrollment with local colleges, and a low 14:1 student-to-teacher ratio provides plenty of one-on-one instruction time. To top it all off, the district has also achieved a stellar 95% graduation rate.

Tons of parks and recreation

The rolling hills of Pittsburgh await here in Scott Township—all that's missing is you! Plan your next outdoor getaway by exploring the town's namesake park, going for a hike through Kane Woods, or taking your furry friend to the Carnegie Dog Park. Nearby Nevillewood Country Club in Collier Township features a breathtaking championship course, as well as a pro shop.

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Wondering What's Around?

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Our Favorite Local Picks

Pittsburgh Botanic Garden

Spanning more than 400 acres, this perfectly manicured green space is among the top 10 largest botanical gardens in the nation. A quick stroll here is all it takes to experience the beauty of our area's native flora and fauna!

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Trader Jack's 

You never know what you might find at Trader Jack's, one of the largest flea markets in the Pittsburgh area. Browse local vendors to find a unique treasure—they're open all year-round!

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Scott Pool

Cool down during the summer at Scott Pool, the township's public swimming area. Scott Pool also offers designated swim times for adults, seniors, and special needs residents.

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Scott Township Library

Whether you're looking for a book recommendation or want to let loose during trivia night, you'll surely find something to pique your interest at the local library.

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Eager to buy a home in Scott Township? Let The Jim Dolanch Team guide you to your perfect place in just the right neighborhood. We have all the details you need to know about life in Scott Township, and we'd be happy to help you navigate your real estate journey from start to finish.

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