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Pottstown, PA Real Estate

 

Pottstown is a borough overlapping Chester and Montgomery Counties in Pennsylvania, 40 miles (64 km) northwest of Philadelphia and 18 miles (29 km) southeast of Reading, on the Schuylkill River. Pottstown was laid out in 1752–53 and named Pottsgrove in honor of its founder, John Potts. The old name was abandoned at the time of the incorporation as a borough in 1815. In 1888, the limits of the borough were considerably extended. Pottstown is the center of a productive farming and dairying region.

In the past, its iron and steel interests were very extensive. There were large rolling mills, furnaces, nail works, textile mills, bridge works, agricultural-implement works, boiler and machine shops, foundries, and manufactories of bricks, silks, shirts, hosiery, etc. In 1900, 13,696 people lived here; in 1910, 15,599; in 1920, 17,431; and in 1940, 20,194 people lived here. The population was 21,859 at the 2000 census.

Pottstown is not to be confused with Pottsville, a city in Schuylkill County well-known for being the home of the Yuengling brewery.

Most Recent Homes for Sale in Pottstown, Pa

$1,500,000 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

25,352 sqft
Courtesy of Edward Curran, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$1,399,000 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
14,015 sqft
Courtesy of Joseph Dudek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$998,000 Price reduced from $999,000 (-$1,000)
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POTTSTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4,500 sqft
Courtesy of Justin Kane, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
$599,900 Price reduced from $624,900 (-$25,000)
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POTTSTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
4,366 sqft
Courtesy of Gabriella Peracchia, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
$474,900 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,250 sqft
Courtesy of Thomas Higgins, BHHS Fox & Roach-Spring House
Courtesy of Edward Curran, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$389,900 
ADDRESS UNAVAILABLE
POTTSTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,555 sqft
Courtesy of Susan McElroy, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
$375,000 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,763 sqft
Courtesy of Theresa Skokowski, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
Courtesy of Andrew Himes, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$280,000 Price reduced from $325,000 (-$45,000)
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POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,824 sqft
Courtesy of Kathleen Ogilvie, BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton
$199,900 Price reduced from $209,000 (-$9,100)
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POTTSTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,400 sqft
Courtesy of Robert Raynor, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$189,900 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,456 sqft
Courtesy of Lisa Grzywacz, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$170,000 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,058 sqft
Courtesy of Andrew Himes, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$160,000 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,153 sqft
Courtesy of Michele Yeager, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$132,000 
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POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,568 sqft
Courtesy of Karen Then, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$109,900 Price reduced from $114,900 (-$5,000)
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POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,560 sqft
Courtesy of Joseph Dudek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
Courtesy of Laurie Curran, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$92,500 
ADDRESS UNAVAILABLE
POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,283 sqft
Courtesy of Jonathan Virtue, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
$75,000 
ADDRESS UNAVAILABLE
POTTSTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,720 sqft
Courtesy of Lauren Echols, BHHS Fox & Roach-Spring House
Courtesy of Edward Curran, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville

Pottstown, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 79 $229,514 $192,475

Pottstown, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA K-12 19103 No Rating
OWEN J ROBERTS K-12 19465 5
POTTSGROVE K-12 19464 2
POTTSTOWN K-12 19464 1

Pottstown, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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POTTSTOWN 2 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

Pottstown, 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.

POTTSTOWN
PENNSYLVANIA
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Pottstown, Pa Population

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

Population: 22,247
Households: 9,284
Median Age: 38

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