About Nether Providence

Arts, Culture, and Historical Treasures

Nether Providence has a number of cultural treasures, including the Furness Library, Community Arts Center, and the Leiper House. Read more

Parks & Recreation

Learn about the townships great parks and recreational activities, including the Taylor Arboretum, Smedley Park, playgrounds, and more. Read more. To reserve a park, please use this application: Park Field Use Permit Application

History

Established in 1687, Nether Providence Township has a rich history. Read more

Quick Facts

  • Township Land Area: 4.64 square miles
  • Township Population: 13,706 (2010 census)
  • School District: Wallingford-Swarthmore (610-892-3499)
  • School Closing Number: 460
  • Tax Collector: Anne Marie Cooke
  • District Judge: Justice Deborah A. Krull  (610-566-0872)  Wards 2, 3, 4, 6, & 7
  • District Judge:  Justice Vincent D. Gallagher, Jr. (610-532-0320) Wards 1 & 5