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This proud, Wyoming Valley town offers a truly eclectic combination of safe, residential neighborhoods, a shopping district, a bustling industry sector and even a bit of that famous NEPA wilderness.

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Peace of Mind

You’ll rest easy with the knowledge that Wright Township’s diligent public servants are always on hand to keep the town safe and family friendly.

Emergency Services
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Wright Township Police Department

The Wright Township Police Department is a dedicated group of professionals who are committed to working with the community to make Wright Township a safe and desirable place to live, work, and visit.

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Wright Township Volunteer Fire Department

The Wright Township Volunteer Fire Dept. is committed to preserving and protecting life and property from the devastation of fire and other life-threatening emergencies.

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Convenient and Quiet


Wright Township combines the tranquility of a suburban oasis with the simplicity of small town life.

And it’s all just a twenty-minute drive from large cities like Hazleton and Wilkes-Barre. The town is mostly made up of idyllic suburban neighborhoods and stretches of rural, country roads dotted with homes and churches. And you are greeted by beautiful, dense state forests and game lands at almost every turn.

Wright Township also has its fair share of restaurants and local shops, but they generally leave the noise and bustle of larger shopping districts to their neighbors. That said, the nearest grocery store is less than ten minutes away.

Convenient, Quality Healthcare is Closer Than You Think

Wright Township residents don’t have to travel to nearby cities for routine medical care. With two state-of-the-art medical clinics right in town, keeping you and your family healthy is clearly a priority.

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Health Center at Mountaintop

As a branch of the Lehigh Valley Health Network, the Health Center at Mountaintop provides Primary as well as Walk-In Care. You can even schedule video visits for sprains, allergies, ear infections, or cold and flu symptoms.

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Wilkes-Barre General Hospital Mountaintop Campus

This campus features a new Walk-In Clinic and services like X-Rays, Mammography, Wound care and physical and occupational therapy.

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Location, Location, Location…

Wright Township’s proximity to three of NEPA’s major roadways makes the morning commute all that much easier. In a short, fifteen-minute drive, residents can find themselves on interstates 80, 81 or even the PA Turnpike.