General Information

Mifflin Township Building
207 East 1st Street
Mifflinville, PA 18631
Mailing Address:
PO Box 359
Mifflinville, PA 18631
Office 570-752-4651
Fax 570-752-2449

Mifflin Township is in eastern Columbia County, bordered by Luzerne County on the east.  The Susquehanna River forms the northern border of the township, and the ridgeline of Nescopeck Mountain is the southern border.  The unincorporated community of Mifflinville along the Susquehanna is the main settlement in the township.  Hetlerville is a small unincorporated community in the eastern part of the township.

The township has a total area of 19.8 square miles, of which 19.2 square miles is land and 0.66 square miles, or 3.23%, is water.  Interstate 80 (Keystone Shortway) runs east and west through the township with an exit at Pennsylvania Route 339, southwest of Mifflinville.  There are approximately 27 miles of roads township roads in Mifflin.  The population was 2,457 at the time of the2016 Profiles of Pennslyvania survey, up 135 from the 2010 U.S. Census, and continues to grow steadily.  The township is primarily agricultural with a small business hub around the Interstate 80 on/off ramp.

Type of Government: Board of Supervisors

  • President – Ricky Brown
  • Vice President/Roadmaster – Roger Mowery, Jr.
  • Secretary/Treasurer – Raymond Yachimowski, Jr.

Our Representatives:

School District: Central Columbia


  • Median Age: 45.2 years
  • Home Ownership: 89.3%
  • Median Household Income: $56,385
  • Median Home Value: $156,200

Property Tax Rates:

  • School District Property Tax – 43.104 Mils
  • Earned Income Tax Rate – 1.05%
  • Per Capita Tax, Act 679 – $5.00
  • Per Capita Tax, Act 511 – $5.00
  • Real Estate Transfer Tax – 0.5%
Local Service Providers

Cable Television Providers:

Cable television providers varies across the township.  They include:

Internet Service Providers:

Newspaper Delivery: Press Enterprise

Sewer: Berwick Joint Sewer Authority (town residents only)


The local electric supplier is PPL Electric Utilities.  They provide power and distribution, but homeowners may consider shopping for other electric providers at PApowerswitch to find cheaper rates.

Water: Aqua America (town residents only)

Waste Pickup: Individually contracted by the homeowner.  Some local options include:

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