Harrisburg Real Estate Market Overview

Could Harrisburg, PA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Harrisburg. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Harrisburg such as... Camp Hill and Mechanicsburg. When you’re ready, Trulia has 695 resale and new homes in Harrisburg lined up for you, including 7 open houses, and 328 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$146,250

Median Sales Price

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$95

Price Per Sqft

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$990

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Harrisburg show a -3% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -1% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Harrisburg for Feb 25 to May 24 was $146,250 based on 318 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Harrisburg was $95, a decrease of -7% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Harrisburg for Apr 25 to May 25 was $990.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Harrisburg can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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340

Counts of Theft

245

Counts of Assault

164

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in Harrisburg

There are 38 schools in Harrisburg.

Elementary Schools
10

Infinity Cs

Public, K - 8

9

West Hanover Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Paxtonia Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
10

Infinity Cs

Public, K - 8

8

Math Science Academy @ Benjamin Franklin School

Public, K - 8

7

Central Dauphin Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
8

Harrisburg University Of Science And Technology High School

Public, 9 - 12

7

Central Dauphin Senior High School

Public, 9 - 12

6

Susquehanna Township High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Harrisburg by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
36%
Single residents
Home owners
66%
Home owners
Median age
39
Median age
Household income
$50,776
Median household income
College educated
31%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Harrisburg commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
95% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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