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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

Courtesy of Justin Kane, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
$849,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

0 Bed, 2/0 Baths
3,480 sqft
Courtesy of Justin Kane, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
$629,900 
ADDRESS UNAVAILABLE
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/2 Baths
3,206 sqft
Courtesy of Maribeth McConnell, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
$624,800 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 3/0 Baths
1,812 sqft
Courtesy of Kimberly Tupper, BHHS Fox & Roach-Jennersville
$600,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,960 sqft
Courtesy of Justin Kane, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
$599,900 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,253 sqft
Courtesy of Jeff Roland, BHHS Fox & Roach-Kennett Square
$540,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2,632 sqft
Courtesy of Adam Dyer, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
$495,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,500 sqft
Courtesy of Helene Donohue, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
$389,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,016 sqft
Courtesy of Eve Marberger, BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton
$370,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,589 sqft
Courtesy of Kim Marren, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
$370,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,854 sqft
Courtesy of Katherine Matson, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
$349,900 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
1,653 sqft
Courtesy of Elmer O'Brien, BHHS Fox & Roach-Doylestown
$319,900 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,835 sqft
Courtesy of Susanne Durso, BHHS Fox & Roach-Newtown Square
$300,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
1,520 sqft
Courtesy of Adam Dyer, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
$280,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,140 sqft
Courtesy of Lauren O'Neill, BHHS Fox & Roach-Newtown Square
$249,900 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,140 sqft
Courtesy of Kenneth Wall, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
$196,000 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,104 sqft
Courtesy of Maureen Way, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
$3,400 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,680 sqft
Courtesy of Linda Gedney, BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell
$1,950 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
$1,250 
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WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
945 sqft
Courtesy of Meaghan Stoops, BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton

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
Ratings provided by SchoolDigger.com

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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