Lehigh Township is a township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States. Lehigh Township is located in the Lehigh Valley region of the state.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 29.9 square miles, of which, 29.7 square miles of it is land and 0.2 square miles of it (.80%) is water. It is drained by the Lehigh River, which separates it from Lehigh County and Blue Mountain separates it from Carbon County to the north. Its villages include Berlinsville, Cherryville, Danielsville, Lehigh Gap (also in Lehigh County), Pennsville, Rockville, and Treichlers.
The township's numbered roads include north-to-south Routes 145 and 873 and east-to-west Routes 248 and 946. 145 and 873 have their northern terminal on 248 in Lehigh Gap and extend downriver via Treichlers to Allentown and south via Slatington to Schnecksville, respectively. 248 connects Carbon County with Bath, Nazareth, and Easton, while 946 extends east from 248 in Berlinsville to Klecknersville and Moorestown. Other local roads of note include Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville RIndian Trail Road, and Mountian View Drive.
The township is served by the Northampton Area School District.
More information is available at:
and the township's official website at: www.lehightownship.webs.com/
Township Office: 1069 Municipal Road, Walnutport, 610-767-6771