There Is So Much to Explore in Central PA

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Central Pennsylvania is an incredible place to live. We are proud residents of the area, so we wanted to show you some amazing attractions that it has to offer today. We have been ranked as one of the top 25 places to live in the country.
Harrisburg ranks high across the board in categories like housing, employment, and cost of living. Visitors to the area are amazed by the spectacular range of activities Central PA has to offer. History buffs could spend days visiting sites like Gettysburg and Carlisle, or the State Art and Civil War Museums.

Harrisburg ranks high in housing, employment, and cost of living.

Outdoor enthusiasts will love Riverfront Park, and hikers can challenge themselves by taking on sections of the Appalachian Trail.

Hershey Park isn’t just a great summer destination; it is also open for fun holiday-themed weekends throughout the year. You can find a wide range of restaurants and breweries in the area as well. There is truly something for everyone.

The Harrisburg-Carlisle metro area is about 100 miles west of Philadelphia, and we offer a whole variety of resources to military retirees. Carlisle is home to a small military installation, The Carlisle Barracks. While it offers a medium-sized commissary and modest exchange, the facility is conveniently located.

The Harrisburg metro area also boasts a low crime rate, quality health care, resources, and affordable home prices. In addition, Pennsylvania doesn’t tax federal pensions and the nearest VA Medical Center is close by.

With an estimated population of more than 550,000, Central PA offers the perfect place to put down roots. Our ranking as one of the top 25 places to live is in large part due to the many affordable housing options we have to offer. It remains a smart choice for anyone looking to buy a home in an area where they will get a good value. Future and current homeowners can have the best of both worlds.

By watching the video above, you are automatically entered to win a five-pound Hershey’s chocolate bar. We are proud to live in Central PA, and our agents are experts on the region and all it has to offer. If you or someone you know is interested in moving to one of the best places to live in the country, don't hesitate to give us a call or send us an email. We would love to hear from you!