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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

106 BISHOPS LODGE CT
$705,150 
106 BISHOPS LODGE CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Steven Christie, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
105 BISHOPS LODGE CT
$690,000 
105 BISHOPS LODGE CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,252 sqft
Courtesy of Steven Christie, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
213 DUTTON MILL RD
$624,800 
213 DUTTON MILL RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 3/0 Baths
1,812 sqft
Courtesy of Kimberly Tupper, BHHS Fox & Roach-Jennersville
1242 HIGHGATE RD
$585,000 
1242 HIGHGATE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,910 sqft
Courtesy of Kelly Connell, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
396 PRAIRIE LN
$534,000 
396 PRAIRIE LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,178 sqft
Courtesy of Betty Angelucci, BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon
24 REDTAIL CT
$485,000 
24 REDTAIL CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,277 sqft
Courtesy of Jack Aezen, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
107 RIDGE RD
$360,000 
107 RIDGE RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,526 sqft
Courtesy of Karen Dougherty, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
616 SOUTHERN DR
$349,900 Price reduced from $360,000 (-$10,100)
616 SOUTHERN DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,843 sqft
Courtesy of Bernadette Forster, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
1112 AIRPORT RD
$334,900 Price reduced from $349,900 (-$15,000)
1112 AIRPORT RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
1,653 sqft
Courtesy of Elmer O'Brien, BHHS Fox & Roach-Doylestown
1003 KENNETT WAY
$329,000 
1003 KENNETT WAY
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,598 sqft
Courtesy of Deborah Dorsey, BHHS Fox & Roach-Rosemont
194 CHANDLER DR
$319,000 
194 CHANDLER DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,648 sqft
Courtesy of Deborah Dorsey, BHHS Fox & Roach-Rosemont
186 MANSION HOUSE DR
$285,000 
186 MANSION HOUSE DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,656 sqft
Courtesy of Eileen Brown, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
615 COACH HILL CT #10
$280,000 
615 COACH HILL CT #10
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,140 sqft
Courtesy of Lauren O'Neill, BHHS Fox & Roach-Newtown Square
750 E MARSHALL ST #703
$174,900 
750 E MARSHALL ST #703
WEST CHESTER, PA

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
846 sqft
Courtesy of Bobbie Zimmerman Surrick, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1 W VIRGINIA AVE
$3,400 
1 W VIRGINIA AVE
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,680 sqft
Courtesy of Linda Gedney, BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell
209 FOUR IN HAND CT
$3,200 
209 FOUR IN HAND CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,378 sqft
Courtesy of Kenneth Wall, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1065 LYME CT
$3,200 Price reduced from $3,300 (-$100)
1065 LYME CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
423 GATESWOOD DR
$3,000 
423 GATESWOOD DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,694 sqft
Courtesy of Marie Gordon, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
1810 WISTERIA LN #128
$2,800 
1810 WISTERIA LN #128
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,314 sqft
Courtesy of Charles Becker, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
228 W GAY ST
Courtesy of Helene Donohue, 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: 19,799
Households: 6,854
Median Age: 27

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