About Schuylkill Twp




Located within the town of Phoenixville, Schuylkill Township is a great place to live. Residents enjoy the benefits of a suburban location close to shopping, restaurants, nightlife, parks, and entertainment. Employment opportunities abound thanks to the township’s proximity to Great Valley Parkway, Wayne, and King of Prussia, which are home to many of the regions largest employers. Healthcare, finance, biotech and pharmaceuticals are just some of the many types of industries in the area. A short drive to the PA Turnpike provides quick access to Philadelphia and Downingtown/Exton and host of additional employment, entertainment and shopping possibilities. The southeast portion of the township borders on Valley Forge National Historic Park which is rich with history, nature trails and recreational activities for all ages. 

Schuylkill Township Neighborhoods

The township is comprised of many great neighborhoods with a wide variety of housing options. Here are just some of the neighborhoods within Schuylkill Township. 

Anderson Farm 

  • Built approx. 2003-2004 by NV Homes
  • 4 to 6 bedrooms 
  • 3-1/2 to 6-1/2 baths 
  • 4,000 – 9,000+ sq. ft. (median, 6,800 sq. ft.)
  • 2.5 to 5+ acres (median, 2.75 acres)
  • Street names: Anderson Farm Road , Lochview Lane, Schofield Road,  Valley Park Road

Dogwood Estates

  • Built circa 1978 
  • Median lot size 0.3 acres
  • Median interior living space approx. 2,400 sq. ft.
  • Typical homes are 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, full basement, and 2-car attached garage
  • Street names: Bayberry Lane, Dogwood Drive, Hawthorne Lane, Winterberry Lane

Evergreen Acres

  • Built circa 1963
  • Interior living space approx. 1,300-2,500 sq. ft. (median approx.1,800 sq. ft.)
  • Lot sizes range from approx 0.33 – 1.0 acres (median approx.1.0 acres)
  • Homes are 3-4 bedrooms, 1.5 to 2.5 baths. Most have full basements and 1 or 2 car attached garages
  • Street Names: Ellwanger Drive, Evergreen Drive, Green Hill Lane, Laurel Lane, Pothouse Road West

Fernleigh

  • Townhomes
  • Built circa 1996
  • Median interior living space is approx. 2,600 sq. ft.
  • Homes are 3-4 bedrooms, 2.5 to 3.5 baths, full basement, and 2-car attached garage
  • Streets Names: Fenwyck Circle, Foxcroft Lane, Grayson Circle, Henredon Drive, Springview Lane, Wincrest Drive

The Meadows at Valley Forge

  • Limited-access development
  • Approx. 250 detached, single family homes
  • Built circa 1999 by Nolen Companies 
  • Interior living space approx 2,400 – 4,000+ sq. ft. (mediam approx. 3,250 sq. ft.)
  • Lot sizes range from 0.25 to 1+ acres (median 0.33 acres)
  • Street Names: Drummers Lane, Encampment Circle, Musket Lane, Patriot Lane, Picket Post Lane, Red Coat Lane, Revolutionary Boulevard, Tory Lane

Morehall at Valley Forge

  • Built circa 1999 by Rouse-Chamberlin
  • Interior living space approx. 1,900-3,600 sq. ft. (median 2,300 sq. ft.)
  • Median lot size is approximately 0.25 acres
  • Street Names: Adamson Court, Biddle Lane, Buckley Court, Greene Lane, Meetinghouse Lane, Moorehall Drive, Rhinehart Lane, Walden Court, Wetherill Lane

Pickering Glen

  • Built circa 2002 by Pulte 
  • Interior living space approx. 2,600-4,900 sq. ft. (median approx 3,600 sq. ft.)
  • Median lot size approx. 0.6 acres
  • Street Names Saddlebrook Lane, Trotters Drive

Pickering Valley Farms

  • 52 two-story, split-level and ranch homes 
  • Built circa 1961
  • Median lot size approx. 0.5 acres 
  • Median interior living space approx. 1,850 sq. ft.
  • Street Names: Oakmont Road, Rossiter Avenue

Potters Pond

  • Built circa 2006 by Bentley Homes
  • A typical home has 2,700 sq. ft. of interior living space, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, full basement, and a 2-car attached garage
  • Lot sizes are typically less than 0.1 acres
  • Street Names: Old Barn Circle, Pond Side Way, Potters Pond Drive

Sunwood Farm 

  • Built circa 1989-1994 by various builders
  • Approx. 3,100 – 5,000 sq. ft. of living space (median approx. 3,800 sq. ft.)
  • Lot sizes approx. 0.8 - 1.3 acres  
  • Street Names: Autumn Hill Lane, Country Lane, Eastgate Drive, Hedgerow Lane, Manor Lane, Spring Hill Lane, Summer Hill Lane, Westgate Drive, Westhorpe Lane

Valley Forge Woods 

  • Built circa 1994-2001 by Toll Brothers
  • Approx. 2,700 – 6,000+ sq. ft. of living space
  • Median lot size is approximately 0.66 acres
  • Street Names: Amherst Court, Brighton Way, Clivedon Lane, Country Club Road, Delancey Court, Garland Court, Pembroke Circle, Pinehurst Court, Sheffield Court, Shelbourne Lane, Springview Lane, Westminster Lane

Wilbourne Acres 

  • Built circa 1962
  • Median lot size approx. 0.66 acres 
  • Approx 1,900 – 2,400 sq. ft. of living space (median approx. 2,000 sq. ft.)
  • Street Names: Audrey Lane, Glenn Court, Sandra Lane, Veronica Lane

 

The median sale price of all Schuylkill Township homes sold in 2017 was $392,000 with the price range topping off at $1.2 million. Statistics for specific neighborhoods are shown below.  

Development # Houses Sold Highest Price Lowest Price Median Price Average $/SqFt

Average Days on Market

Anderson Farm 6 1,175,000 $860,000 $1,015,000 $154.27 142
Chapel View Estates 1 $515,000 $515,000 $515,000 $103.48 81
Dogwood Estates 4 $401,700 $350,000 $352,500

$143.61

8
Evergreen Acres 4 $325,000 $313,500 $322,375 $175.04 16
Fernleigh 3 $525,00 $425,000 $430,000 $166.94 28
Freedom Estates 2 $835,000 $740,000 $787,500 175.58 158
Meadows at Valley Forge 7 $545,000 $439,900 $535,000 $156.13

16

Moorehall at Valley Forge 5 $445051 $376,500 $430,000 $180.39 7
Pickering Glen 4 $640,000 $565,000 $599,500 $151.26 56
Powderhorn 6 $365,000 $320,000 $339,500 $190.36 60
Sunwood Farm 2 $525,000 $582,000 $553,500 $141.72

22

Valley Forge Mountain 17 $949,000 $254,900 $519,000 $182.71 106
Valley Forge Woods 6 $655,000 $559,900 $577,400 $126.56 93
Valley Park 1 $1,295,000 $1,295,000 $1,295,000 $195.91 434
All Schuylkill Township 108 $1,225,000 $9,000 $392,500 $157.75 55

 

 

Explore Schuylkill Township

Living in Schuylkill Township

Schuylkill Township History

Phoenixville Schools

Schuylkill Elementary School

Area Attractions

Valley Forge Park

Homes for Sale in Schuylkill Township

                                                                                                                                                     

The township covers 9.44 square miles.


Population at the 2010 census was 8,516.