About Cecil Township

Where you can enjoy the serene majesty of nature as well as the advantages of a world-class township. Cecil Township is nestled in the northeastern corner of Washington County Pennsylvania. The township offers a mix of residential, agricultural and business uses.

Safest Cities to Live in PA 2019Safest City Awards

In 2011, Cecil Township was voted the safest city in Pennsylvania to live. 

In 2019, Cecil Township was voted the 6th safest Township in Pennsylvania emphasizing the great work our police department does on a daily basis to keep our community a great place to live.

Continuing to Grow

The township continues to grow and thrive. It is no wonder why generations of families and newcomers call Cecil "home".

"Where Our Unique History Blends Into Our Future"
Founded in 1781

Community Profile

Cecil Township is a township in Washington County, Pennsylvania. The population was 11,271 at the 2010 census, currently the population is 13,500.

The township has a total area of 26.4 square miles.

Along with Canonsburg Borough and North Strabane Township, Cecil Township is part of the Canon-McMillian School District.