Connellsville Township is located in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It borders the city of Connellsville to the northeast. Connellsville Township has varying characteristics from urban and suburban built environments to rural and mature forests. The township houses large areas of state game lands in the southern portion of the area. Its population was 2,391 at the time of the 2010 census. Connellsville Township is part of the Connellsville Area School District.