Watsontown Borough

Northumberland County Pennsylvania

Welcome to Watsontown

Watsontown is a borough of about 2,255 residents located in Northumberland County, in central Pennsylvania. Situated along the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, the primary transportation route in the 1700's & 1800's, Watsontown grew as a transportation hub that spurred settlement & building of mills & businesses.  Today, Watsontown has historic homes, manufacturing enterprises & access to recreation along the Susquehanna River & forests of central Pennsylvania.

Borough Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday 7 am to 5 pm

Friday 7 am to 4 pm


News & Announcements

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Information

Emergency Information Requested

Press Release & Application

***Upcoming Meetings***

Watsontown Borough Council Meeting


Monday, February 13, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

Watsontown Borough Committee Meeting

Monday, February 27, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

These meetings are held in Council Chambers.

2017 Budget

2017 LST Forms

2017 Meeting Schedule

Planning Commission Meeting

A Planning Commission Meeting will be held on

February 20, 2017 at 7:30 pm in Council Chambers.

All are welcome.


Sesquicentennial Meeting

Watsontown Borough will be celebrating it's 150th 

anniversary in 2017. The next meeting has been scheduled for February 21, 2017 at 7 pm in Council Chambers.  

All are invited to attend.


Meeting Procedures

Watsontown Borough
318 Main Street - Watsontown, PA 17777
570.538.1000(v) - 570.538.3353(f)

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