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About Butler County

Welcome to Butler, Pennsylvania

Butler Family Medicine Residency is located in Butler, Pennsylvania. We are located 30 miles north of Pittsburgh in central Butler County. We are a rurally-designated residency with quick and easy access to Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Erie. Located within Butler County are Moraine State Park, the Butler-Freeport Trail, the North Country Trail, and the Lemieux Sports Complex, the training facility for the Pittsburgh Penguins. Residents have a plethora of housing options that fits their lifestyle. They can choose to live in a small town setting, such as Butler, Saxonburg, or Slippery Rock. They can choose to live in the Pittsburgh suburbs of southern Butler County. Or they can choose to live in the relaxing rural environs that make up much of beautiful Butler County.

Butler County is home to high achieving public and private high schools. Higher education institutions in the area include: Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh, Penn State University branch campuses, Grove City College, Slippery Rock University, and the highest-ranked community college in Pennsylvania, Butler County Community College.

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