Mount Holly Springs is a small Pennsylvania community located in Cumberland County. Known for its natural beauty, unique history and community spirit, Mount Holly Springs has all of the ingredients that make for great small-town living. Residents of the borough also enjoy a very convenient location, just south of the city of Carlisle, and a short drive west from the state capital in Harrisburg. Add it all up, and it's no surprise that so many people are proud to call Mount Holly Springs home.
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Mount Holly Springs has an estimated population of 2,033 residents showing a slow but very steady growth in recent years. Mount Holly Springs residents enjoy very competitive home values and median household income, along with a strong school system. Local crime rates are exceptionally low, making this a very safe place to call home. The low crime rates, good school system, and solid economic indicators of Mount Holly Springs make it a popular place for families to settle down. Get more demographic information about Mount Holly Springs.
Homes for sale in Mount Holly Springs trend on the affordable side and appeal to anyone looking for an attractive home in a rustic, small town setting. You'll find a mix of housing developments and standalone homes throughout the borough, often with ample yard space. Homes on Chapel Ave and Holly Pike are closest to the center of town. Search the newest real estate listings Mount Holly Springs.
Mount Holly Springs is part of the large Carlisle Area School District which has earned strong reviews by providing a balanced, engaging education for local students. The district has a unique program called The Bison Foundation, which brings together a diverse group of local stakeholders to develop new programs and learning opportunities to engage local students. Colleges near Mount Holly Springs include Dickinson College, Gettysburg College, Messiah College, and Penn State Harrisburg. Search Mount Holly Springs homes for sale by school district.
The central location of Mount Holly Springs allows for a more diverse employment picture than you'll find in many smaller communities. Its residents can expect to find significant employment opportunities in transportation, construction, food-service, public administration and mathematical occupations. The Carlisle Area School District is a major employer in the area, and is always on the lookout for skilled, dedicated educators.
There's no better place to experience the beauty of the area than at the Mount Holly Marsh Preserve. The trails of the preserve wind through the scenic, wooded area around Mountain Creek. The waters of Mountain Creek are stocked with trout, serving as both a fun fishing spot and a beautiful background for an afternoon hike. The Mount Holly Marsh Preserve covers more than 900 acres with hiking trails to suit every skill level.
If you're in the mood for relaxation or learning a new hobby, stop by the Amelia Giving Free Library. Set in a beautiful historic building, the library offers classes on everything from building with Lego’s to cooking a gourmet dinner. Mount Holly Springs has a busy schedule of community events, especially during the summer and at the holidays.
Are you ready to find your next home in one of Pennsylvania's truly peaceful small towns? Contact Homesale Realty to buy or sell homes in Mount Holly Springs, PA today!
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