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West Chester, PA Real Estate

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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 me today!

 
 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in West Chester, Pa

1175 BIRMINGHAM RD
$2,450,000 
1175 BIRMINGHAM RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

7 Beds, 4/2 Baths
5,705 sqft
Courtesy of Holly Gross, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
123 INDIAN HANNAH RD
$920,000 
123 INDIAN HANNAH RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/2 Baths
5,590 sqft
Courtesy of Lucinda Orr, BHHS Fox & Roach-Unionville
1344 MORSTEIN RD
$809,000 
1344 MORSTEIN RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 4/1 Baths
5,385 sqft
Courtesy of Robert Bangs, BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr
1533 MEADOWBROOK LN
$719,000 
1533 MEADOWBROOK LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/3 Baths
3,959 sqft
Courtesy of Maribeth McConnell, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
1 W VIRGINIA AVE
$699,900 
1 W VIRGINIA AVE
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,680 sqft
Courtesy of Linda Gedney, BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell
28 RIDINGS WAY
$550,000 
28 RIDINGS WAY
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
3,179 sqft
Courtesy of Annette Mullin, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
18 E RHODES AVE
$459,900 
18 E RHODES AVE
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,578 sqft
Courtesy of John Restrepo, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
38 MICHAEL LN
$450,000 
38 MICHAEL LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,509 sqft
Courtesy of Andrew Himes, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
1810 WISTERIA LN #128
$449,900 
1810 WISTERIA LN #128
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,314 sqft
Courtesy of Charles Becker, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
1218 CLEARBROOK RD
$449,000 Price reduced from $459,900 (-$10,900)
1218 CLEARBROOK RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,928 sqft
Courtesy of Elizabeth Rafferty, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
890 JEFFERSON WAY
$439,900 
890 JEFFERSON WAY
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
1,836 sqft
Courtesy of Ann Shaud, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
134 LYDIA LN
$414,900 
134 LYDIA LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,180 sqft
Courtesy of Kenneth Wall, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
6019 WEST CHESTER PIKE
$379,900 
6019 WEST CHESTER PIKE
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,148 sqft
Courtesy of Kenneth Wall, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
6019 WEST CHESTER PIKE
Courtesy of Kenneth Wall, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
635 GLENWOOD LN
$365,000 
635 GLENWOOD LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,400 sqft
Courtesy of Deborah Dorsey, BHHS Fox & Roach-Rosemont
111 BERWICK DR
$4,150 
111 BERWICK DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
9 W BIDDLE ST
$2,600 Price reduced from $2,800 (-$200)
9 W BIDDLE ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,590 sqft
Courtesy of KayC Pierce, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
564 FRANKLIN WAY
$2,500 
564 FRANKLIN WAY
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
3,512 sqft
Courtesy of Michelle Cohen, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
694 S FIVE POINTS RD
$2,000 
694 S FIVE POINTS RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
750 E MARSHALL ST #407
$1,650 
750 E MARSHALL ST #407
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,127 sqft
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester

West Chester, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 160 $429,283 $371,250

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 19341 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: 19,799
Households: 6,854
Median Age: 27

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