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.

Watsontown Borough

Physical address:  318 Main Street

Mailing address:  P.O. Box 273

Watsontown, PA 17777


Borough Office Hours:

Monday through Thursday 7 am to 5 pm

Friday 7 am to 4 pm

News & Announcements

2018 WABA Decorating Contest

The Watsontown Business Association Announces the 

 2018 Holiday Decorating Contest Winners

Best Electrical

1st Place               110 West 9th Street           Ryan Edinger

2nd Place              406 Liberty Street               Stacey Jones     

3rd Place               701 Liberty Street              Daniel & Stacy Chapman

Best Home

1st Place                 506 Main Street                 David & Carolyn Powell

2nd Place                317 Main Street                         Todd Moyer

3rd Place               518 Elm Street                     Mark & Eileen Bricker

Best Door

1st Place                507 Elm Street             Charles & Vondell Barlett

                              509 Elm Street              Stacy Frey          

2nd Place              10 E 10th Street             Gene & Stephanie Kilgus              

3rd Place               703 Main Street             William & Linda West

Best Commercial

1st Place                151 Main Street            Watsontown Dental

2nd Place              300 Main Street             First National Bank                

3rd Place               216 Main Street             D & D Restaurant


***Upcoming Meetings***

Watsontown Borough Re-Organization & Council Meeting


Tuesday, January 2, 2018 @ 7:00 p.m.

Watsontown Borough Committee Workshop

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 7:00 p.m.

These meetings are held in Council Chambers.

Planning Commission Meeting

The next Planning Commission Meeting has scheduled for December 18, 2017 at 7:30 pm.


Press Release & Application

2017 Budget

2017 Meeting Schedule

Swift 911Emergency Notification

Meeting Procedures

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

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