Community Information - Chambersburg PA
Beauty – History – Superior Quality of Life
If you seek to relocate to a home in the South Central part of Pennsylvania where the economy is vibrant offering a multitude of job opportunities, numerous affordable housing options and a very good quality of life, welcome to Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Located a mere 100 miles from numerous major metropolitan centers including Baltimore, and Washington D.C., Chambersburg is the county seat for Franklin County and it’s largest town. Most folks describe Chambersburg as a special place to live complimented by natural beauty, historical significance, varied recreational opportunities and best of all – a great place for families to call home! Chambersburg was ranked #12 among America's Dreamtowns by Biz Journal in 2008!
The Land of Opportunity
The driving force of Franklin County’s healthy economy is the diversified job market. Key corporate employers include the Chambersburg Area School District, numerous major distribution centers (Target), Summit Health, Shippensburg University and the nearby Letterkenny Army Depot. Our team has helped numerous employees of these fine corporations and organizations relocate to Chambersburg and we can help you too!
Quick Facts About Chambersburg
·Population Greater Chambersburg Area - 56,283 (Chambersburg Borough is 17,862)
·Population Franklin County - 137,409
·Annual Average Temperature - 51.5 degrees
·Annual Average Rainfall - 42 inches
·Land Area-Chambersburg - 6.9 square miles
·Franklin County Land Area - 772 square miles
Chambersburg Real Estate Relocation Experts
If the Chambersburg area is on your relocation radar, why not request your FREE Relocation Guide. If you are planning a house-hunting trip to Chambersburg/Franklin County area, we would be happy to provide you a tour of our hometown! Be sure to contact us – the Lane Thrush Team for all your Chambersburg, Shippensburg, Waynesboro and Greencastle real estate homebuying needs.
Chambersburg Area Utilities
·Cable: Comcast Cable 717-263-8591
·Electric: Borough of Chambersburg 717-263-4111; Outside Borough: Allegheny Power 800-255-3443
·Natural Gas: Borough of Chambersburg 717-263-4111; Outside Borough: PPL Utilities 800-652-0550
·Sewer: Borough of Chambersburg 717-263-4111; Outside of Borough: Greene Township Sewer 717-263-5324 or Guilford Township Sewer 717-264-7653
·Water: Borough of Chambersburg 717-263-4111; Outside of Borough: Guilford/Greene Water Authority 717-263-2813
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