Welcome to Pine Township
An up-and-coming suburb of Pittsburgh with a high quality of life
Pine Township sits in the North Hills region of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers. Many of the custom-built homes in this upscale west-central PA town are impressive estates with large scenic lots. Older homes in the area hold considerable charm and consist of mid-century ranch homes, Colonial-style townhomes, or Contemporary style properties.
The coveted neighborhood is among the most prestigious suburbs in the area, with tree-lined streets, a charming town center, and easy access to urban conveniences in a luxurious setting. Pine Township has consistently ranked among the top school districts in the region and is an up-and-coming, highly sought-after community. Pine Township offers an ideal location for commuting and is only 30 minutes north of Downtown Pittsburgh, making it easy to catch a Steelers or Penguins game.
What to Love
- Small-town charm
- Appealing downtown area
- High quality of life
- Top-ranking schools
- Proximity to Pittsburgh
Pine Township has many quality shops and restaurants, most within walking distance from its charming town center. The beautiful natural setting of this suburban area provides plenty of outdoor activities, and many residents are seen visiting nearby parks and recreational areas. Pine Township is mostly residential, and locals take care of their properties, schools, and one another.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Pine Township has an excellent selection of shopping and dining experiences in and around the area. The nearby Wexford Business District is considered one of the best in the state, with plenty of options for upscale eateries and boutiques. The Market District Supermarket offers a dynamic food shopping experience teeming with exciting new products, cooking classes, organic produce, delicious baked goods, European-inspired charcuterie boards, and a noted bottle shop.
Locals enjoy the award-winning seafood restaurant, Off The Hook, which has fresh fish flown in daily worldwide. The premiere restaurant is known for its Copper River salmon and bluefin tuna, served at the exclusive chef's table or on the exquisite outdoor patio.
Not far from Off The Hook is Napa Prime Chophouse & Cigar Bar. Specialties in this upmarket eatery include a signature coal-roasted seafood tower, dry-aged prime USDA choice cuts, black label wagyu, and Japanese A-5 Miyazaki prefecture.
For upscale shopping, Ross Park Mall offers the best selection of designer brands, including Burberry, Coach, Louis Vuitton, Lululemon, Michael Kors, and more.
Things to Do
With downtown Pittsburgh only a short drive away, residents enjoy easy access to upscale amenities, modern museums, world-class entertainment, and first-rate sporting events. Locally, Pine Township residents enjoy the many activities, cultural events, and exercise classes held at the Pine Community Center. The state-of-the-art facility includes a modern fitness center, two full-size gymnasiums, and a temperature-controlled indoor walking track. Outdoor facilities at the adjacent Pine Community Park include a seasonal splash pad, playground equipment, a gazebo, athletic fields, an outdoor ice rink, and more.
The Oxford Athletic Club offers unparalleled fitness programs with experienced personal trainers dedicated to achieving the goals of their clientele. The premier center has a broad range of fitness offerings, extensive tennis and racquet sports courts, and indoor and outdoor aquatic facilities.
Pine Township is also home to Latodami Nature Center, a beautiful natural space with 250 acres of field, pond, forest, stream, and wetland habitats. Beautiful nature trails and quality programming are offered year-round at this community hotspot. The Eagle's Nest Pavilion in North Park is a popular spot for viewing bald eagles in their natural habitat. On site, visitors will meander along a boardwalk winding through the area’s marshlands and explore a pavilion with informational plaques about the center’s wildlife.
Locals love to gather at Pine Community Day, an annual event that includes live musical performances, dancing, a petting zoo, a rock climbing wall, food vendors, and a fireworks finale. This event at Pine Community Park is a fun tradition for all to enjoy.
The award-winning Pine-Richland School District serves the residents of Pine Township, consistently ranking among the top schools in Pittsburgh.
Hance Elementary, K-3, public, Title I Distinguished School, top 5% of Pennsylvania schools for math and English scores
Eden Hall Upper Elementary, 4-6, public, U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School for commitment to sustainable practices and received the Support Music Merit Award for its commitment to the arts
Eden Christian Academy, PK-12, private, one of the best Christian schools in Pennsylvania with high proficiency scores and a 100% graduation rate
Wexford Elementary, K-3, public, high proficiency scores in math and reading with a 16:1 student-teacher ratio
Pine-Richland High School, 9-12, public, #1 in Allegheny County and #8 in Pennsylvania, ranking in the top 4% of most challenging high schools in the country