Cranberry Township, PA

Population: 30,739 (2016)

About Cranberry Township, PA

Cranberry Township is located in eastern Pennsylvania (40.70996 N, 80.10605 W).

Although it is often described as a Pittsburgh residential suburb, less than half an hour drive to the inner city, Cranberry is also an economic center and regional employment in its own right. The number of people traveling to the township to take part in its workforce is 20,500 members – significantly larger than the 9,200 town residents commuting to work outside Cranberry.

Cranberry Township is located in the southwest corner of Butler County, adjacent to the Allegheny and Beaver Counties. In looking at the County, Cranberry Township borders Jackson Township to the north, Forward Township to its northeastern corner, Adams Township and Seven Fields to the east. Pine and Marshall Townships in Allegheny County lie south, and New Sewickley Township in Beaver County is to the west.

The United States Census Bureau reports the township has a total area of 22.8 square miles. Water covers 0.004 square miles or 0.02%, of the township's area.

By Cranberrytownshippa [CC BY-SA 4.0 ], from Wikimedia Commons
By Cranberrytownshippa [CC BY-SA 4.0 ], from Wikimedia Commons

Cranberry Township Property Values

Cranberry Township home values have gone up 3.9% over the past year. With current industry trends and market indicators, we anticipate they will rise 5.3% within the next year.

  • Home value of $274,600
  • Average rents are $1201
  • Median Household Income $103,276

An important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the entire township. Individual neighborhoods within Cranberry Township differ in their investment potential and sometimes these differences are substantial. Be sure to conduct your own research before making any final decisions. Research the exact neighborhood community within Cranberry Township - or in any city or town for that matter - for the best track record of real estate appreciation. We recommend collecting data by the most recent quarter, year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even longer, to ensure you are making the best home purchase decision for your circumstances.

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