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About Lower Merion

lower-merion-2-300x215Lower Merion is community characterized by a deep sense of civic pride and involvement. Over 18 business and civic associations provide an opportunity for residents to participate in their community. In addition, the Township maintains a "Community Resources Leadership Bank" of citizens interested in serving on one of the many appointed Township Boards or Commissions.Located in the heart of the "Main Line," the Township is a first ring suburban community bordering the City of Philadelphia. The community is served by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) as well as Amtrak passenger service. The nearest major airport, Philadelphia International, is about 30 minutes by car, and can be accessed by SEPTA. Lower Merion is the largest of the 62 municipalities located within Montgomery County. According to the 1990 census, the Township population is 58,003, with 23,868 households located within its 23.64 square miles. The Township has a median housing value of $282,600 and a median family income of $84,378, the highest in the County.Excellent educational opportunities, two respected hospitals, convenient shopping and dining establishments and a plenitude of open space all within its borders, make Lower Merion Township one of the most desirable communities in which to live and work.To learn about Main Line Luxury Properties contact Mary Beth Hurtado at 610-608-3119 or Request Info