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West Chester, PA Real Estate

 

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

2 A COLONIAL DR
$1,295,000 
2 A COLONIAL DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 5/2 Baths
Courtesy of Gary Scheivert, BHHS Fox & Roach-Media
580 DEER POINTE RD
$870,000 
580 DEER POINTE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4,740 sqft
Courtesy of Tamara Crumlish, BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford
848 S NEW ST
$639,000 
848 S NEW ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,442 sqft
Courtesy of Robert Bangs, BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr
602 E PLEASANT GROVE RD
$539,900 
602 E PLEASANT GROVE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,642 sqft
Courtesy of Steven Christie, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
12 BELLBROOK DR
$488,000 
12 BELLBROOK DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,768 sqft
Courtesy of Sophia V Bilinsky, BHHS Fox & Roach-Kennett Square
210 W VIRGINIA AVE
$474,900 Price reduced from $489,000 (-$14,100)
210 W VIRGINIA AVE
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,420 sqft
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1258 UPTON CIR
$469,900 
1258 UPTON CIR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,050 sqft
Courtesy of James Maratea, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1268 ESTATE DR
$449,900 
1268 ESTATE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,917 sqft
Courtesy of Thomas Moretti, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
207 SHROPSHIRE DR
$440,000 
207 SHROPSHIRE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,184 sqft
Courtesy of Jane Hall, BHHS Fox & Roach-Rosemont
4 DEBLYN V LN
Courtesy of Sandra Yeatman, BHHS Fox & Roach-Kennett Square
1106 EVESHAM CT
$329,900 
1106 EVESHAM CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,883 sqft
Courtesy of Ginny Nagle, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
538 S ADAMS ST
$300,000 
538 S ADAMS ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
344 E BARNARD ST
$299,900 Price reduced from $319,900 (-$20,000)
344 E BARNARD ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,178 sqft
Courtesy of Anthony Scimone, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
175 CHANDLER DR
$272,500 
175 CHANDLER DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,513 sqft
Courtesy of Patty Panichelli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
209 EVEREST CIR
$218,000 
209 EVEREST CIR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,460 sqft
Courtesy of Paula Cedrone, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
1240 WEST CHESTER PIKE #206/07
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
160 WEEDON CT
$172,900 
160 WEEDON CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
900 sqft
Courtesy of Maria McGinn, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
9 N CHURCH ST
$2,000 
9 N CHURCH ST
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
207 DEBAPTISTE LN
$1,925 
207 DEBAPTISTE LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
3305 VALLEY DR
$1,250 
3305 VALLEY DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
945 sqft
Courtesy of Janet Busillo, BHHS Fox & Roach-Media

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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