East York, Pennsylvania, a past competitor as one of Money Magazine’s Top Places to Live, was designed with the home buyer in mind. Located in in York County, East York residents have easy access to Baltimore, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Hershey, and Gettysburg. As a town built for upscale homebuyers, East York residents enjoy the historic atmosphere of their community. East York real estate opportunities include homes for sale in affordable price ranges with locations in planned communities, subdivisions, and even near a favorite golf course.
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East York was built by John H. Longstreet with many beautiful homes for industrialists who would settle in the York suburb. Located along the Lincoln Highway, U.S. Route 30, East York was known to many as the Keesey Tract. East York was an extension of York’s Market Street, a main thoroughfare. The York Railways Company line ran the entire length of Market Street through East York.
The entire neighborhood of Old East York is listed on the National Register of Historical places. Stately, historic homes line East York streets and reflect the Pennsylvania hometown pride of its residents. Future East York home buyers will find local real estate market costs to be varied and affordable. If it’s a single family, East York home for sale you’re searching to buy, the median cost is typically about $135,000. More elegant, luxury East York homes are available for sale with prices starting at $1 million. Those buying a home in East York requiring less maintenance might opt for a condo or townhouse.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of East York, Pennsylvania, was 8,777, a minimum variation from the 2000 census citing the population was 8,782. The median household income in East York was $48,689, more than $8,500 than Pennsylvania’s average household income. The per capita income in East York was $24,883 and the Pennsylvania per capita income was $20,880.
Students in the East York area attend York Suburban School District. The district serves 21,067, including East York Elementary and spends about $5,580 per student. Numerous colleges are located with a 30-mile distance offering advanced education opportunities for East York home owners and their families.
East York, PA is home to area historical sites and museums marking its long and unusual history. Visitors to East York enjoy the Fire Museum, only 1 mile from the center of town, and the Police Heritage Museum, less than 2 miles from the center of town. The Agricultural and Industrial Museum and the National Watch and Clock Museum are also within 2 miles of downtown East York.
East York, PA and York, PA host annual events like “A Taste of York City” and “The Yorkfest Art Festival” both residents and visitors enjoy. Recreational activities are plentiful with great golf courses, parks and nature trails for East York residents looking to spend the day in the outdoors.
East York is an up and coming city filled with great neighbors, homes, and community events. Ready to assist your York County real estate needs, contact our Prudential Bob Yost office today.
|2010 to 2012 Changeup 0.7%|
|Age Distribution (Years Old)|
|0 to 45.9%|
|5 to 1722.8%|
|18 to 6456.3%|
|65 and Older15.0%|
|White (not Hispanic)85.6%|
|Place of Birth|
|High School Graduate, Age 25+87.5%|
|Bachelor's Degree or Higher, Age 25+21.6%|
|English is Second Language, Age 5+6.6%|
|English is First Language, Age 5+93.4%|
|Per Capita Income$28,042|
|Median Household Income$58,586|
|People in Poverty9.4%|
|Average Work Commute Time27 minutes|
|Total Housing Units179,769|
|Average Household Size2.53|
|Owner-Occupied Median Value$178,400|
|New Private Housing Issued 2012805|
|Years at Residence|
|1 Year or More87.1%|
|Less Than 1 Year12.9%|
|Business and Employment|
|Private non-farm Establishments8,519|
|Private non-farm Employment155,366|
|Private non-farm Employment Growthup 2.1%|
|Number of Firms33,591|
|Business Ownership by Ethnicity and Gender|
|Value of Shipments$11,957,398,000|
|Accommodation and Food Services$11,724|
|Sales Per Capita$527,937,000|
|Land Area904.18 sq. miles|
|Population Per Square Mile482|
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