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West Chester PA

 

West Chester is one of Pennsylvania’s top up and coming boroughs, showing over 3% growth since 2010. This small town community is home to more than 18,000 and has produced an astonishing number of successful musicians and actors considering its size. Rapper Asher Roth, pro skateboarder Bam Margera, and baseball pitcher Cole Hamels, among others, all call West Chester home. West Chester real estate continues to become more valuable as the neighborhood gains notoriety across the country, both as a hotbed of celebrity talent and a wholesome place to raise a family.

West Chester may be a small community, but it still offers plenty of fun activities that help drive national appeal for any available West Chester homes for sale. The Herr’s Potato Chip Factory, for example, offers educational tours, while borough organizers produce a host of music and food festivals. Homebuyers interested in West Chester area real estate can visit a farmers market, go horseback riding, or tour the Haverford College Arboretum.

A surprising factor that affects West Chester real estate listings is the strength of the local economy. Many towns of a similar size to West Chester often lack the presence of large companies that create high quantities of jobs. Notable corporate entities within or near West Chester include Lasko Products, Inc., Commodore Business Machines, and QVC. Homebuyers from all over the country are drawn to West Chester real estate not only for the city’s small-town feel and strong sense of community, but for its wealth of employment opportunities.

Owning a piece of West Chester real estate gives buyers access to safe neighborhoods and high quality schooling options. The Pennsylvania borough boasts a low violent crime index as well as above-average proficiencies in math, science, and reading. Nearby West Chester University gives residents a local option for continued education, while West Chester Henderson High School and The Goddard School draw rave national reviews. West Chester officials have worked hard to establish their town as one of the very best places in the country to raise a family.

It’s easy to see the appeal of West Chester, Pennsylvania to homebuyers and those seeking a wholesome place to settle down. A low population and small-town vibe help the borough thrive as a close-knit community, while the presence of large, national corporations ensures plenty of high quality jobs and a healthy economy. Residents stay entertained year-round through community festivals and local tourism venues. West Chester has something for everyone, and its continued growth bodes well for its real estate and homes for sale.

A surge in popularity also means that available West Chester houses for sale may be scooped up quickly. To help you get in the game before it’s too late, Prudential Fox & Roach offers real estate listings by city to help you find the home you’re looking for in a city you’ll love.

For more information about West Chester real estate and homes for sale, please contact a BHHS Fox & Roach agent today!

 
 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in West Chester, Pa

1802 CHESTNUT HOLLOW LN
$1,288,000 
1802 CHESTNUT HOLLOW LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
7,518 sqft
Courtesy of Holly Gross, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
943 CORNWALLIS DR
$964,500 
943 CORNWALLIS DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4,300 sqft
Courtesy of Ralph Iacovino, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
411 MISAK DR
$893,262 
411 MISAK DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4,000 sqft
Courtesy of Steven Christie, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1533 MEADOWBROOK LN
$749,000 
1533 MEADOWBROOK LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/3 Baths
3,284 sqft
Courtesy of Meghan Lawrence, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
1360 OLD WILMINGTON PIKE
Courtesy of Jeanette Zarelli, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
922 SCHUYLER DR
$674,900 
922 SCHUYLER DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,884 sqft
Courtesy of Thomas Betz, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
214 BALDWIN DR
$494,900 
214 BALDWIN DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,400 sqft
Courtesy of James Maratea, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1239 DERRY LN
$410,000 
1239 DERRY LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1004 E BOOT RD
$319,000 
1004 E BOOT RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,963 sqft
Courtesy of Betty Patterson, BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton
1901 GROTON CT
$295,000 
1901 GROTON CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,178 sqft
Courtesy of Thomas Moretti, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
397 LYNETREE DR
$289,000 
397 LYNETREE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,833 sqft
Courtesy of Elizabeth Rafferty, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
397 KING RD
$265,000 
397 KING RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,176 sqft
Courtesy of Anita Robbins, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
545 W MARSHALL ST
$259,900 
545 W MARSHALL ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,868 sqft
Courtesy of Debbie Connor-Lisbon, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
263 MONMOUTH TER
$225,000 
263 MONMOUTH TER
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,632 sqft
Courtesy of Debora Pilotti, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
518 RADEK CT
$3,400 
518 RADEK CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Susan Manners, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chadds Ford
1239 DERRY LN
$2,550 
1239 DERRY LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
608 S HIGH ST
$2,450 
608 S HIGH ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1324 WEST CHESTER PIKE #104
$1,995 
1324 WEST CHESTER PIKE #104
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,600 sqft
Courtesy of Jeanette Zarelli, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
523 W MARSHALL ST
$1,900 
523 W MARSHALL ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,368 sqft
Courtesy of Adam Dyer, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
2901 EAGLE RD
$1,100 
2901 EAGLE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
945 sqft
Courtesy of Susan Medford, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester

West Chester, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
APR-JUN 2017 55 $347,203 $313,500

West Chester, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA K-12 19103 No Rating
CHESTER COUNTY FAMILY ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL K-6, K-8 19382 No Rating
PENNSYLVANIA LEADERSHIP CHARTER SCHOOL K-12 19380 No Rating
UNIONVILLE-CHADDS FORD K-12 19348 5
WEST CHESTER AREA K-12 19380 5

West Chester, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

WEST CHESTER 4 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

West Chester, Pa School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

WEST CHESTER
PENNSYLVANIA
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West Chester, Pa Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 19,349
Households: 6,639
Median Age: 27

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