Market Report for Red Lion, PA (17356)

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Red Lion, settled in 1852, was named after one of the first pubs in town, the Red Lion Tavern. Before and during the Civil War, several houses in the area were also used as part of the Underground Railroad.  Red Lion was a main stop along the old Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad, known locally as the "Ma & Pa" Railroad. That railroad ran from York County to Baltimore, Maryland.

Red Lion was once famous for the many brands of cigars made in the town. In fact, it was the cigar making capital of the world, producing millions of cigars per month. To this day, in the annual New Year celebration, the town raises a giant cigar instead of dropping a ball.

The number of active listings in Red Lion (17356) dropped by 6.2% from the previous month.  This is typical in response to the fall market approaching. 

The median number of days active properties have been listed is 83.

The percent of unoccupied properties is very low in Red Lion (17356) . It is 9.45% below the national average.

Median household income in 17356 is $61,564 with 470 households earning between $35,000 to $40,000 annually.


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Comments (3)

Elite Home Sales Team
Elite Home Sales Team OC - Corona del Mar, CA
A Tenacious and Skilled Real Estate Team

Thank you for the info on Red Lion and its real estate market. 

Sep 23, 2013 02:28 AM
Tammy Emineth
Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing - Marysville, WA
Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer

The basics and to the point. Just what sellers are looking for. Thanks for subscribing Josh!

Sep 23, 2013 11:27 AM
Josh McBride
Shrewsbury, PA
Southern York County, Shrewsbury, PA & Baltimore

Thanks, Tammy!  

Sep 24, 2013 08:12 AM