Haverford Real Estate & Homes for Sale
If you are looking for a lovely, well maintained home in a walkable Main Line Community, Haverford real estate may suit you perfectly. Haverford, named after the Welsh village Haverfordwest, is located about 10 miles west of Philadelphia. Part of the community is located in Haverford Township, Delaware County, and part of it is located in Lower Merion Township of Montgomery County. Prestigious Haverford College is located there, as well as a private boys school and a small group of desirable shops (pictured below). Commuting from Haverford to Philadelphia is simple, as residents can use the Norristown High Speed Line or the commuter rail.
Haverford has been home to some notable personages such as Joshua Humphries, designer of “Old Ironsides,” Ken Henderson, former Major League Baseball player, and Georges Perrier, the founder of Philadelphia’s Le Bec-Fin restaurant.
Real estate offerings in Haverford are varied, with some higher cost homes as well as some more affordable areas and high rise rental properties. The median house list price is $749,900 with a median size of 2779 square feet. Though public transportation is available, 61% of residents choose to travel using private vehicles. Thirteen percent choose to walk or bike to work, which is unsurprising when you know that Haverford’s walk score is 88, which is considered “very walkable”. Many of those seeking homes in the Main Line area are drawn to the walkability of homes and the ease of running errands without the need of a vehicle.
Haverford has a population of 6062 as of 2016. The median age is 46.2 and the average number of people in a household is 2.14.Haverford real estate has a lot to offer. Most lots are large, and are within easy walking distance of the well-known Merion Cricket Club. The south part of Haverford also boasts a community for the 55 and older crowd who choose to retire in Main Line Philadelphia. Whatever you are looking for in a home, chances are good that you may find it in Haverford, Pennsylvania
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