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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

1166 ARROWHEAD DR
$735,000 
1166 ARROWHEAD DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4,220 sqft
Courtesy of Michelle Onorati, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
1416 E STRASBURG RD
$724,900 
1416 E STRASBURG RD
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
3,300 sqft
Courtesy of Cynthia Thompson, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
1109 RADLEY DR
$568,000 
1109 RADLEY DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/2 Baths
2,640 sqft
Courtesy of Timothy Hoffman, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chadds Ford
613 GREEN AVE
$549,900 
613 GREEN AVE
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,637 sqft
Courtesy of Steven Christie, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
643 GENERAL WEEDON DR
$540,000 
643 GENERAL WEEDON DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,356 sqft
Courtesy of Amy Dettore, BHHS Fox & Roach-Kennett Square
423 GATESWOOD DR
$535,000 
423 GATESWOOD DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

5 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,694 sqft
Courtesy of Marie Gordon, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
24 REDTAIL CT
$459,000 Price reduced from $485,000 (-$26,000)
24 REDTAIL CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,277 sqft
Courtesy of Jack Aezen, BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne
365 DEVON WAY
$399,000 Price reduced from $415,000 (-$16,000)
365 DEVON WAY
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,072 sqft
Courtesy of Jill Goldman, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
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
281 WALNUT SPRINGS CT
$280,000 
281 WALNUT SPRINGS CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,400 sqft
Courtesy of Theresa Coyle, BHHS Fox & Roach-Media
1002 GOODWIN LN
$259,000 
1002 GOODWIN LN
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,317 sqft
Courtesy of Christy Kramer, BHHS Fox & Roach-Collegeville
731 CHESSIE CT #28
$235,000 
731 CHESSIE CT #28
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,500 sqft
Courtesy of Erica Deuschle, BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford
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
$3,000 Price reduced from $3,100 (-$100)
1065 LYME CT
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
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
137 BIRCHWOOD DR
$2,350 
137 BIRCHWOOD DR
WEST CHESTER, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,068 sqft
Courtesy of Linda Theuer, BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
316 S WALNUT ST ##3
$1,500 
316 S WALNUT ST ##3
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
774 SCOTCH WAY
$1,495 
774 SCOTCH WAY
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of R. Kit Anstey, BHHS Fox & Roach-West Chester
1316 WEST CHESTER PIKE #B10
$1,120 
1316 WEST CHESTER PIKE #B10
WEST CHESTER, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,050 sqft
Courtesy of Jeanette Zarelli, 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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