West Chester

West Chester is located in West Chester County Pennsylvania and is the county seat. The population is approximately 18,461  residents per 2010 census. West Chester’s close proximity to major cities allows its citizen’s a stable economy while enjoying a quiet home town environment. You will find a plethora of outdoor activities like fishing, camping, boating, golfing and more. Fairs, festivals, museums and ballooning are just a small part of the wonderful activities you can enjoy in West Chester.


West Chester University of Pennsylvania is located in the borough. Valley Forge, the Brandywine Battlefield, Marsh Creek State Park, and other historical attractions are nearby, as are Longwood Gardens, the Brandywine River Museum, and Christian C. Sanderson Museum.


Median household income: $37,803