Springfield Township

Welcome to Springfield Township

Nestled along the shores of Lake Erie, our community offers the best of both worlds – a peaceful, rural setting with small-town amenities and access to the beauty of the lake. If you're seeking a quiet, countryside lifestyle on the shores of Lake Erie or in close proximity to the lake, Springfield Township is the perfect place for you. We offer the perfect blend of natural beauty and small-town charm, making it a great place to call home.

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This prime location offers potential buyers access to the beauty of the lake and the convenience of small-town amenities. If you're ready to sell your home in Springfield Township, we can help. Our team has extensive experience in the local real estate market and can assist you in getting the best price for your home. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can help you sell your Springfield Township home.

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Spotlights of Springfield Township

Over Lake Golf Course

Golfers seeking a challenge won't have to travel far from Springfield Township. Just a short drive away lies Over Lake Golf Course. This public course offers scenic beauty and a well-maintained layout, making it a great option for players of all skill levels. Enjoy a day testing your swing amidst picturesque landscapes surrounding the nearby lake.

Family Fun at Splash Lagoon Water Park

Craving a day filled with laughter and cool splashes? Look no further than Splash Lagoon Water Park, conveniently located near Springfield Township in Erie County, PA. This exciting water park offers something for everyone in the family. Kids can conquer thrilling slides, unwind on a lazy river, or catch waves in refreshing wave pools. With a variety of attractions and amenities, Splash Lagoon Water Park guarantees a day of unforgettable memories and summer fun.

Raccoon Park

This scenic park offers a variety of activities for visitors of all ages. Lace up your hiking boots and explore miles of well-maintained trails that wind through lush forests and meadows. Keep your eyes peeled for diverse wildlife or simply soak in the tranquility of the natural surroundings. Raccoon Park also features a playground perfect for keeping the little ones entertained, while open fields provide ample space for picnics, frisbee throws, or a relaxing afternoon with a book. Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and discover the beauty of nature at Raccoon Park.

Springfield Township at a Glance

Getting Around

Major Roads: Hwy-8, Old Wattsburg Rd
Airport: Erie International Airport
Distance to Erie: 36 minutes
Distance to Union City: 9 minutes


County: Erie
Zip Codes: 16438, 16442
Miles of Natures Trails: 918
Number of Schools: 4

Live Like an Springfield Township Local


Timeless properties and updated abodes are sprinkled through Springfield Township’s quiet and welcoming neighborhoods. Whether you’re looking for the simplicity of traditional vinyl siding or beautiful homes tucked away in Pennsylvania’s greenery, you won’t be short of options in Springfield Township. Quaint ranches and renovated two-story homes are common, providing unassuming living spaces equipped with everyday necessities. Springfield Township homes typically come with a decent slice of property to keep manicured for maximum curb appeal and backyards to enjoy tempered summers.


Springfield Township’s homes offer a range of lot sizes, from less than a half-acre to more than 25 acres of rolling hills or forested terrain. Homes are in a prime location, set near Union City and its selection of restaurants, stores, and other creature comforts. The rural setting keeps you separated from the city life for a more relaxed and peaceful lifestyle, but luxury amenities and more options for recreation aren’t far with Downtown Erie set just a half hour away.


Springfield Township may be located in a more rural setting, but Union City is a decent provider of casual employment. Cashiers and customer service representatives are needed to keep the local businesses running smoothly. More industrial jobs can be found about a half-hour away in Erie, where tourism and manufacturing jobs offer more opportunities for advancement. The city is also big for healthcare positions, including nurses and home health social workers, and employment in local utility companies.


Children living in Springfield Township will attend either the Wattsburg School District or Fort LeBoeuf School District. Which they attend primarily depends on their zip code and if they’re closer to Union City or Wattsburg. Both districts are not short on public schools to ensure teachers aren’t overburdened by large classrooms. Alternatives to public schools are available, including Mercyhurst Preparatory School, Erie First Christian Academy, and Cathedral Preparatory School.

Ready to Find a Home in Springfield Township?

If Springfield Township sounds like the perfect community for you, we'd love to help you land your dream home here! Give us a call to schedule a showing or learn more about this growing rural township. We look forward to working with you soon!

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