About Moon Township, PA
Moon Township is located in eastern Pennsylvania at 40°31′N 80°14′W.
Within Allegheny County, Moon Township has six borders. The Sewickley Bridge is a direct link between Moon Township and Sewickley. Crescent Township is up to the north-northwest of Moon Township. Hopewell Township, located in Beaver County, lies to the northwest while the borough of Coraopolis is the north-northeast. Robinson Township covers the northeast, east, and southeast boundary. North Fayette Township is to the south and Findlay Township shares the border from the southwest to the west. A section of Moon Township across the Ohio River also runs adjacent with (from south to north), Glen Osborne, Sewickley, and Edgeworth.
Moon Township is home to the Air Force Reserve 911th Airlift Wing, the 171st Air Refueling Wing of the Pennsylvania Air National Guard, and the Army's 99th Regional Command of Readiness.
An airport terminal relocation resulted in a loss in traffic to the township but the city has moved its attention from trade to the airport to corporate development, residence and university center. The main campus of the Robert Morris University is also located in Moon Township.
Moon Township has a suburban feel with an overall Niche Rating of A.
The United States Census Bureau reports the township has a total area of 24,12 square miles. Water covers 0.29 square miles of the township's area.
Moon Township Property Values
Moon Township home values have gone up 9.6% over the past year. With current industry trends and market indicators, we anticipate they will rise 43.4% within the next year.
- Overall home value of $195,00
- Average rents are $950
- Median Household Income of $76,000
An important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the entire township. Individual neighborhoods within Moon 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 Moon 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.