Ross Township, Pennsylvania

Ross Township, PA Real Estate, Area and Community Information


A commercial center and residential community, Ross Township is located in the North Hills, just minutes north of downtown Pittsburgh. Ross Township is a great place to live. The Township is known for its exceptional quality of life and its phenomenal school system. The community strives to provide a high quality of life for all its residents making Ross a great place to call home.

History


Located in Allegheny County, Ross Township is in an area with a distinctive history. The regions history back to the early Commonwealth days of Pennsylvania. The township was settled in 1809 when John McKnight and 30 other residents of Pine Township petitioned for a new township that they could call their own. The area was termed "Ross Township" after a notable attorney from Pittsburgh named James Ross.

Parks and Recreation


Ross Township is one of the most beautiful townships in the state. Ross takes pride in its beauty and strives to magnify it through it beautification projects and various park-like settings. There is Always something fun to do outdoors with over 200 acres of Parks and open space. Ross is home to an abundance of green space and over 28 parks including 6 large community parks.

Attractions and Activities


Ross Township offers residents a relaxed family lifestyle and surrounded by the excitement of a major metropolis. The many area attractions in and near the township are one of the major advantages of moving to Ross. The residential community is located in the greater Pittsburgh area and is just a short 10 minute drive existing attractions such as the Pittsburgh Steelers stadium and the Pittsburgh Pirates baseball field.

You won't have to worry about having a lack of shopping, dining establishments or activities to keep you occupied in your free time in this township. Ross provides residents with a number of affordable upscale retailers, unique local shops and boutiques as well as a diverse range of restaurants. Ross Township's combination of urban convenience and suburban lifestyle make Ross a much desired place to call home.

Events


There are plenty of events that take place in the township, so if you want to move to a place where you can get involved in community, concerts and annual events, this is an ideal location. 
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