Welcome to Roaring Brook Township

Roaring Brook Township is a second Class Township governed by a three person Board of Supervisors. The township was formed May 24, 1871, out of parts of the borough of Dunmore and the townships of Jefferson and Madison, and named from the stream passing through it.

The township is located in Lackawanna County and is comprised of approximately twenty-three square miles including a mixture of rural and suburban lifestyles. According to the 2000 Census the population is 1,637 residing in 695 housing units. Recently released census data show a 16.5 percent population growth to 1,907 residents in 2010.

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