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Reasons to Move to Mechanicsburg, PA

Mechanicsburg, PA, offers a unique blend of rural and urban amenities, making it an ideal destination for families. This town is rich in historical charm through well-preserved landscapes, abundant outdoor recreation opportunities, family-friendly activities and events, business prospects, and vibrant arts and cultural scenes. Conveniently located at the center of major highways, residents enjoy easy access to outdoor markets, state parks, breweries, and more.

Home to reputable schools and educational institutions, living in Mechanicsburg, PA ensures that families have access to quality learning environments. Parks like Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Park, offer ideal settings for picnics, hikes, sports, and leisure activities, creating a perfect space for families to unwind and enjoy time together. Keystone Custom Homes provides numerous new home communities in Mechanicsburg including Hidden Springs,Lark Meadows, Silver Preserve, and Spring Creek Farm

What to Know Before Moving To Mechanicsburg

Nestled near the resort town of Hershey, Harrisburg, and Lancaster, living in Mechanicsburg, PA offers excellent opportunities for residents. This town is known for its excellent educational options, ranging from the Mechanicsburg area school district to the Cumberland Valley school district or West Shore school district, Mechanicsburg continues to be highly rated in education year after year. Mechanicsburg stands out for its family-friendly events like Jubilee Day, the largest and longest-running single-day street fair on the entire East Coast! From outdoor spaces and parks, and local shops, to recreational activities, discover what truly makes a place feel like home in Mechanicsburg, PA with Keystone Custom Homes. 

Cost of Living in Mechanicsburg 

Moving to Mechanicsburg, PA provides an appealing cost of living with an estimated expense for a family of four of around $3,800, excluding rent, and a single person's monthly expenses, excluding housing, just over $1,000. The town's commitment to education, diverse extracurricular activities, friendly community, and proximity to major cities add value for families. Whether seeking a family home or a single space, Keystone Custom Homes provides options to suit different preferences and costs of living in Mechanicsburg, PA.  

Best Communities & School Districts in Mechanicsburg

Two popular, new home communities in Mechanicsburg are welcoming new residents into customizable single-family and townhome floorplans through Keystone Custom Homes: Siver Preserve and Spring Creek Farm. These communities offer appealing features that are sure to suit you and your family upon moving to Mechanicsburg, PA. 

Silver Preserve:

Our Silver Preserve community homes are located within the Cumberland Valley School district, popular for their high student-test scores, impressive student-teacher ratio, and diverse educational environment. Our community offers covered bus stops and scenic walking trails, perfect for providing a safe and enriching environment for you and your family. Offering customizable, single-family homes, Silver Preserve is ideal for any family. 

Spring Creek Farm:

Our Spring Creek Farm community homes, also situated within the Cumberland Valley School District, stand out for their prime location off Carlisle Pike, providing residents easy access to popular restaurants, local amenities, and grocery stores. This community is known for its abundance of open, green space, creating a welcoming environment for families to enjoy outdoor activities. With flexible living spaces, Spring Creek Farm offers both single-family homes and townhomes in Mechanicsburg, PA. 

Both our Silver Preserve and Spring Creek Farm community locations offer a variety of floorplans, including our most popular one - the Devonshire. Additionally, some of these floorplans provide the option of having a first-floor in-law suite or guest bedroom! 

Why Choose Keystone Custom Homes for Your Move to Mechanicsburg?

Choosing to build with Keystone Custom Homes in Mechanicsburg comes with many benefits. As an award-winning builder, Keystone prioritizes energy efficiency. Features such as efficient insulation, multi-pane windows, and energy-efficient appliances create an eco-friendly environment while providing savings on energy bills. Knowing that everything is brand new and under warranty, homebuyers can rest assured and worry less about unexpected repairs while focusing more on settling into their new homes and creating lasting memories with loved ones. When choosing your next move, community is everything. Take the next step in finding your dream home through Keystone Custom Homes by visiting ourMechanicsburg city page to view new homes in Mechanicsburg, PA, today!