Fairview Township

Find Waterfront Living in Fairview Township, PA

Nestled between Erie and the Pennsylvania-Ohio border, Fairview Township is a cozy community that boasts prime Lake Erie views and the perks of small-town living. Here, life moves a little slower in the best possible way—your neighbors always stop to say hello, you'll always find a new small business to support, and there's nothing better than relaxing on the banks of Avonia Beach.

Ready to experience everything this resort-like destination has to offer? Let's explore Fairview Township.

Homes for Sale in Fairview Township

Selling Your Fairview Township Home?

Buyers are willing to pay a premium for homes in Fairview Township. If you are even considering selling your home, we'd love to help you maximize your equity. Get started by requesting a free home evaluation to see just how much your home is worth in today's competitive market!

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Spotlights of Fairview Township

Avonia Beach

Located on the scenic shores of Lake Erie, Avonia Beach is the best place in Fairview Township to stroll along the waterfront, hone your trout fishing skills, or just go for a swim. You can even rent the beach out as a backdrop for your next event!

Lake Shore Country Club

Golf, swimming, tennis, and fine dining converge at Lake Shore Country Club, a private golf course known for its endless activities and social scene. Bask in an Adirondack chair as you savor views of Lake Erie, or get to know other members at year-round events! 

Creamland Drive-In

Don't be fooled by its unassuming exterior—Creamland Drive-In is one of the most popular sweet spots in Fairview Township. There's no better place to grab a pineapple whip, a hot fudge sundae topped with cashews, or just a plain vanilla cone.

Fairview Township at a Glance

Getting Around

Erie: 12 miles, about 24 mins
Edinboro: 17 miles, about 25 mins
Airport: Erie International Airport
Major roads: I-90, I-79, US-20


Population: 10,082
County: Erie
Median home value: $335,000
Price per square foot: $151

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Living in Fairview Township

Want to know more about what it's like to actually live in Fairview Township? We've got you covered.

The Homes

Featuring a diverse mix of affordable housing, luxurious estates, and everything in-between, Fairview Township is a fantastic area for just about any type of homebuyer. Here, you can get plenty of bang for your buck thanks to lower than average home prices, though some properties with direct lakefront views can go for quite a bit more money. Home prices have risen by around 3.4% over the last year, making it a buyer-friendly market.

The Jobs

Fairview Township might be a small area, but its diverse economy creates opportunities in just about every industry. Some of the largest employers in the area include Erie Indemnity Co., Wabtec US Rail, UPMC Hamot, Wal-Mart, Saint Vincent Health Center, the City of Erie, the State of Pennsylvania, and the US federal government.

The Schools

Public school students in Fairview Township are primarily served by the Fairview School District, which educates over 1,670 students across three schools. Student athletes compete in the PIAA District 10 in a variety of sports, from football and baseball to water polo and diving. Many graduates go on to attend the newly formed Erie Community College.

The Amenities

Thanks to its ideal location near Erie, Fairview Township residents can access tons of big-city amenities without sacrificing a small-town lifestyle. However, if you don't want to leave town, be sure to check out the plethora of businesses along I-90 and US-20. Highlights include Lorie's Wildridge, Avonia Tavern, and MillCreek Town Center. Downtown Fairview also has its fair share of antique stores, as well as parks and golf courses.

Ready to Find Home in Fairview?

Thinking about making a move to the Fairview Township area? We'd love to put our decades of experience to work to ensure you find the right home in just the right spot. Contact Marsha Marsh Real Estate Services today, and let's talk about your real estate goals—and how we can help you achieve them!

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