List of townships in Pennsylvania
This is a list of townships in Pennsylvania, of which there are . townships may be either first- (of which there are 80) or second-class (of which there are 1,439). This list does not include Pennsylvania Home Rule Municipalities which have retained the word "Township" in their name (of which there are 9 of the first class and 16 of the second class), or which have not but which the state nevertheless considers first-class townships for classification purposes (of which there are 3), because such municipalities are not considered townships under state law (see "List of Pennsylvania Municipalities and Counties with Home Rule Charters, Optional Charters, or Optional Plans" for these municipalities).
In addition, 1 first-class and 5 second-class townships have adopted Optional Plans, which allow them to adopt an alternative form of local government without changing their relationship with the state to any significant degree. These are included here, since they are legitimately townships of the first and second class, respectively, but they are identified only in the relevant article, mentioned above, for brevity purposes in the table.
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- List of counties in Pennsylvania
- List of Pennsylvania Municipalities and Counties with Home Rule Charters, Optional Charters, or Optional Plans
- List of towns and boroughs in Pennsylvania