About Cherry Township, PA


Cherry Township is located in northern Butler County, Pennsylvania. The Township is very rural, consists of 25.9 square miles, and has a population of 1106 residents.

Cherry Township is part of the Moniteau School District, and busing for the School District is handled by Campbell Bus Company, located in West Sunbury, Pennsylvania.

The Cherry Township Road Department is responsible for maintaining 38.52 miles of Township roads, most of which are dirt and gravel roads. The Road Department falls under the jurisdiction of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, District 10, located in Indiana, Pennsylvania.

Cherry Township does not have its own fire department. Fire services are provided by the West Sunbury Volunteer Fire Department, the Marion Township Volunteer Fire Department, and the Slippery Rock Volunteer Fire Department.


Real Estate Taxes

Millage rates are:

  • 4.5 mills - Township
  • 1.5 mills - Volunteer Fire Departments
  • 93.88 mills - Moniteau School District
  • 27.626 mills - Butler County

The township, volunteer fire department, and Butler County taxes are due in the Spring.

The Moniteau School District taxes are due in the Fall.

Taxes are collected by the elected tax collector for Cherry Township.

Angel Puca - 724-476-1311

Per-Capita Taxes

  • Cherry Township:$5.00 per capita tax.
  • Moniteau School District: $10.00 per capita tax.

Taxes are collected by the elected tax collector for Cherry Township.

Angel Puca - 724-476-1311



A wage tax for persons working within Cherry Township, in the amount of 1% of earned income is also collected by Cherry Township. A $52.00 per year Local Services Tax for those working within Cherry Township is imposed, $47.00 of which is received by Cherry Township and the remaining $5.00 is received by Moniteau School District. Twenty-five percent of the Township’s share of this tax is paid to the local fire departments.

Taxes are collected by Berkheimer Associates

Township Meetings

Cherry Township Board of Supervisors meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month, at 7:00 p.m., at the Township Maintenance Building, 2019 West Sunbury Road, West Sunbury, Pennsylvania.


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