Dallas Township is a township in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 8,994 at the 2010 census. The township was formed in 1817 from territory taken from Kingston Township,[1] and it was named for Alexander J. Dallas, who was the 6th United States Secretary of the Treasury and also the father of George M. Dallas, the vice president of James Polk.

Happy Birthday, Dallas Township! We are celebrating our Bicentennial throughout 2017. Beginning in May, we will commemorate this milestone with activities and events for all ages. Watch your mailboxes for a special Dallas Days Bicentennial brochure that will include the dates for all of our exciting events!