Welcome to Upper Macungie Township!


About Upper Macungie Township

Upper Macungie Township puts a high value on resident satisfaction by focusing on the Key Factors below:


Friendly neighborhoods, a highly-rated school district, year-round Recreation Events and Programs, well maintained clean beautiful park land, high quality companies offering jobs, and a responsive township government all factor into the quality of life we enjoy everyday here in Upper Macungie Township.


Township Recreational programs and events held at our own beautiful parks, Parkland School District events, and beautiful friendly residential developments and neighborhoods are all factors helping build our sense of community.


With our own UMT Police Department visible in our community and partnering with our Schools, residents feel a sense of security and enjoy a very low crime rate.


A comprehensive array of township services are provided to our taxpayers. Elected Township Officials and Township Staff have a strong sense of responsibility to protect our taxpayers, along with their their homes and businesses. They are always working to make living in Upper Macungie Township healthy, safe, clean, convenient… and fun!

Emergency Services are also top of the line. UMT is fortunate to have Three Volunteer Fire Companies serving our Community, our own Police Department, and Cetronia Ambulance Corp. Click here to learn more about UMT Emergency Services.

More About Upper Macungie Township:

The UMT Municipal Building (8330 Schantz Road, Breinigsville, PA 18031)

Our Township is a blend of beautiful open space and recreational parks, working farmlands, modern Industrial and Commercial parks. and welcoming residential communities.

We are located in the beautiful Lehigh Valley region of Eastern Pennsylvania, which is the fastest growing and third most populous region in the state of Pennsylvania with a population of 821,623 residents as of the 2010 U.S. Census. According to the 2010 Census, UMT’s population was 20,063 and grew to 21,549, which was the largest growth in all Pennsylvania townships! Our population is estimated to be around 25,000 at the moment.

Our township is the perfect place to live, work and play!  Our geographical position and access to major highways means we are less than two hours from New York City and one hour from Philadelphia. We are also home to some of the top companies in the United States, making it a great place to work. Explore our website and explore our township to see what UMT has to offer you, your business and your family!


*The Lehigh Valley is the fastest growing and third most populous region in the state of Pennsylvania with a population of 821,623 residents as of the 2010 U.S. Census. Upper Macungie Township’s population is 20,063 as of 2010 census. In a report published in the July 2013 issue of Pennsylvania Township News magazine, Upper Macungie Township leads in population growth for the latest period reported – April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012.  During that span, UMT’s population grew from an estimated 20,063 to 21,549.

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