About Mercer County, PA

Discover Our Towns and Cities!

Nestled in western Pennsylvania, midway between Pittsburgh, Erie, Chicago, and New York City, is Mercer County, PA. We’ve included information on the different communities in our region including Greenville, Grove City, Mercer, and Sharon. Learn more about our community and the businesses in the Mercer County, PA region.

Greenville, PA

The community of Greenville, Pennsylvania, is located in northern Mercer County, PA along the beautiful and historic Shenango River, which provides an abundance of opportunities for watercraft and family activities. Within an hour’s drive from the cities of Pittsburgh, Erie and Youngstown, Greenville is home to Thiel College, a long-established institution of higher education founded upon the Lutheran Church, and St.

Grove City, PA

Grove City in Mercer County, PA, is well-known for its exceptional shopping. Grove City Premium Outlets is located here, just off the Grove City exit for I-79. Grove City Premium Outlets has a large variety of outlet shopping that is sure to please everyone. Also located at this exit are plenty of lodging and dining options. But, there is more to Grove City than just the outlets. We offer additional shopping, dining.

Hermitage, PA

Hermitage, Pennsylvania is a close-knit community full of variety. Located in Western, PA between Cleveland and Pittsburgh. Home of the country’s only free golf course, the Avenue of 444 Flags and War on Terror Museum, Kraynak’s Easter Bunnylane and Santa’s Christmasland, Buhl Farm Park and state-of-the-art Food Waste to Energy facility.

Jamestown, PA

Jamestown was founded by and named after, James Campbell, first settler with his family in 1798. The Borough was incorporated in 1853, as part of Mercer County. Early growth was spurred along because of Shenango River access, with many mills and businesses built along the River. Starting in the mid 1800’s, Railroads going through the town, with Depots located here, further provided a favorable location for various trades and specialty businesses. The construction of the Pymatuning Dam in 1933 and the subsequent Pymatuning State Park location 2 miles outside of town has brought tourist, camping and fishing visitors to our area ....

Mercer, PA

Mercer Borough is a 200-year-old, small-town community with much to offer visitors. While strolling the town square, visitors can enjoy an old-fashioned ice cream soda, an in-store Lionel train display reminiscent of childhood days, several antique shops, a quilt shop, and a bakery. Kicking off the summer events in Mercer, the Mercer Memorial Day 500 Organization celebrates our veterans with the Memorial Day 500 Parade.

Sandy Lake, PA

Today the borough of Sandy Lake has the distinction of being the only Sandy Lake in the United States. The borough and the township takes its name from a fine sheet of water lying west of town, surrounded by farming country. Home to Maurice K. Goddard State Park and Lake Wilhelm with miles of bike trails, wildlife and water activities for visitors to enjoy.

Sharon, PA

Daffin's, the world's largest candy store, has created quality homemade chocolates since 1949. Reyers, the world's largest shoe store, opened in 1886, offers over 100,000 pairs of shoes including hard-to-find sizes for men, women, and children. The Winner offers more than 75,000 square feet of huge savings with four floors of the latest fashions and accessories in petite.

Stoneboro, PA

Stoneboro is a borough located in Mercer County, Pennsylvania that was founded in 1866. Their local area has a rich history with ties to the Underground Railroad, the and coal and railroad industry. Stoneboro was at one time a popular vacation spot thanks to the beautiful lake and natural resources surrounding the area. Stoneboro is also the home of the Great Stoneboro Fair, one of Mercer County’s oldest and longest-running events.