Millersville borough was originally founded in 1761 as the village of Millersburg, the name Millersville didn’t set in until the mid-1850s. Originating as a hub for founder John Miller to operate his blacksmith shop and hardware store the modern Millersville is considered a College town thanks in part to Millersville University. The University campus occupies approximately one quarter of Millersville’s Land, sitting on about 245 acres. Buying a home in Millersville would give you front-row access to the community park, playing fields and courts, picnic facilities, and playgrounds, all while being within a 10-15 minute drive from the business district of downtown Lancaster City and a few minutes to the Clarke Lake portion of the Susquehanna River.
The borough covers approximately two square miles and is located just southwest of Lancaster City. The nearby towns include: Willow Street, Mountville, Strasburg, Columbia, and Holtwood. Millersville’s estimated population is over 8,258 and the number of housing units is approximately 2,560. Only 60.6% of the housing units found in Millersville are bought and owned, of the owned houses their median value is $170,500. The median household income is $50,765 which is near average for the state and the cost of living index is slightly below average for those of you looking to buy a home in Millersville.
The Penn Manor school district has two buildings located with Millersville’s borders: Penn Manor High School and Eshleman Elementary School. The Millersville University offers many degrees but is widely known for its degrees in Education. Please feel free to contact us for any of your Millersville Real estate needs.
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Beautiful home in Penn Manor School District! Situated on a large corner lot with a private fenced backyard, this home boasts over 2,000 sq feet. The interior offers ampl...
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