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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 a BHHS Fox & Roach agent today!

 
 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in West Chester, Pa

504 W UNION ST
$1,150,000 
504 W UNION ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

6 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,937 sqft
Courtesy of Holly Gross, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
102 TURNBRAE LN
$899,000 
102 TURNBRAE LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,496 sqft
Courtesy of Karen Dunn, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1331 CREST DR
$650,000 
1331 CREST DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/2 Baths
4,042 sqft
Courtesy of Marie Gordon, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
121 AUGUSTA DR
$574,500 
121 AUGUSTA DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,142 sqft
Courtesy of Catherine Linck, BHHS Fox & Roach-Media
801 PHEASANT RUN RD
$519,000 
801 PHEASANT RUN RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,760 sqft
Courtesy of Joe Burke, BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell
700 SPRING LINE DR
$459,900 
700 SPRING LINE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,336 sqft
Courtesy of Ginny Nagle, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
701 PATRICK HENRY CIR
$453,000 
701 PATRICK HENRY CIR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,632 sqft
Courtesy of Heather Jones Rajotte, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
105 CHEYNEY DR
$450,000 
105 CHEYNEY DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,407 sqft
Courtesy of Gail Rader, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
610 WESTBOURNE RD
$449,900 
610 WESTBOURNE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,868 sqft
Courtesy of Cherrie Green, BHHS Fox & Roach-Newtown Square
1529 E STRASBURG RD
$440,000 
1529 E STRASBURG RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1613 YARDLEY DR
$439,900 
1613 YARDLEY DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,039 sqft
Courtesy of John Beierle, BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton
1724 YARDLEY DR
$439,900 
1724 YARDLEY DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,298 sqft
Courtesy of Deborah Dorsey, BHHS Fox & Roach-Rosemont
143 LYDIA LN
$420,000 
143 LYDIA LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,660 sqft
Courtesy of Adam Dyer, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1239 DERRY LN
$399,900 
1239 DERRY LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
917 THORNE DR
$399,900 
917 THORNE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,962 sqft
Courtesy of Elizabeth Rafferty, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
235 GILPIN DR
$367,000 
235 GILPIN DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,732 sqft
Courtesy of Andrea Szlavik, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
237 GILPIN DR
$339,900 
237 GILPIN DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,469 sqft
Courtesy of Andrea Szlavik, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
507 CORK CIR
$329,000 
507 CORK CIR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,808 sqft
Courtesy of Adam Dyer, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
483 CASSATT CT
$250,000 
483 CASSATT CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,573 sqft
Courtesy of Aimee Gallagher, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
844 AMBER LN
$1,900 
844 AMBER LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
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: 19,349
Households: 6,639
Median Age: 27

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