South Franklin Township is located in southern Washington County, Pennsylvania approximately 25 miles southwest of Pittsburgh. The Township is home to over 2,868 (Census 2020) residents and is 21.1 square miles in area. The predominance of development in the Township is residential in nature with nearly 50% of all land use classified as agricultural in character.
South Franklin Township is part of the McGuffey School District. Residents are provided with a variety of municipal services including fire, planning, code enforcement, and recreation. Township taxes are low and have not increased in over fifteen years. The majority of the community’s population lives within close proximity to major transportation corridors (I-70, Route 18) that provide convenient access to the Pittsburgh metropolitan area in 30 minutes. The Township takes great pride in its heritage and character, and is dedicated to the continued delivery of quality services and the enhancement of the community’s overall quality of life. Thanks for visiting our website. Better yet, we hope you visit us in person. We look forward to meeting you