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West Chester,PA Homes for Sale and Community Information

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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 a BHHS Fox & Roach agent today!

 
 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in West Chester, Pa

874 W STREET RD
$759,900 
874 W STREET RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/2 Baths
Courtesy of Steven Christie, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
LOT #2 LENAPE RD
$689,900 
LOT #2 LENAPE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,000 sqft
Courtesy of Steven Christie, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
119 E WASHINGTON ST
$649,000 
119 E WASHINGTON ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
3,016 sqft
Courtesy of Gail Rader, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1339-05 BURKE RD
$634,900 
1339-05 BURKE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,300 sqft
Courtesy of Ralph Iacovino, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
1100 INDEPENDENCE DR
$619,000 
1100 INDEPENDENCE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1261 UPTON CIR
$599,900 
1261 UPTON CIR
WEST CHESTER, PA

6 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,606 sqft
Courtesy of Deirdre Conwell, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
1312 ROBYNWOOD LN
$599,000 
1312 ROBYNWOOD LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 4/0 Baths
2,645 sqft
Courtesy of Deborah Dorsey, BHHS Fox & Roach-Rosemont
1106 INDEPENDENCE DR
$579,900 
1106 INDEPENDENCE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Susan Manners, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chadds Ford
509 POLO RUN
$484,900 Price reduced from $499,500 (-$14,600)
509 POLO RUN
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Catherine Rock, BHHS Fox & Roach-Kennett Square
637 GLENWOOD LN
$425,000 
637 GLENWOOD LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,270 sqft
Courtesy of David Dunn, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
764 MCCARDLE DR
$379,900 
764 MCCARDLE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
11 RICHFIELD RD
$319,900 
11 RICHFIELD RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
736 sqft
Courtesy of Anthony Scimone, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1285 BELMONT AVE
$307,500 
1285 BELMONT AVE
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,748 sqft
Courtesy of Betty Patterson, BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton
1103 BRINTON PLACE RD #39
$275,000 
1103 BRINTON PLACE RD #39
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,805 sqft
Courtesy of Courtney Morris, BHHS Fox & Roach-Gladwyne
1289 GROVE RD
$225,000 
1289 GROVE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,848 sqft
Courtesy of Liz Saunders, BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton
1262 KNOLLWOOD DR
$3,300 
1262 KNOLLWOOD DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,743 sqft
Courtesy of Thomas Betz, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
463 CANN RD
$2,600 
463 CANN RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,646 sqft
Courtesy of Holly Gross, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
608 S HIGH ST
$2,350 
608 S HIGH ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
578 CORK CIR
$1,900 
578 CORK CIR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,514 sqft
Courtesy of Ashley Greaves, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1409 WEST CHESTER PIKE #COTTAG
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester

West Chester, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 227 $400,760 $362,500

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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