5 Reasons Why I Love Living in Media, PA

There is no doubt as to why living in Media, PA is very desirable.  I have lived in and around the community my entire life and am still finding new and exciting things to do.

Why I Love Living in Media PA

Media, PA is small indeed.  However, many people find it a great ‘home‘ due to it’s town-center feeling. I could go on and on as to why you should consider why it is great living here.

But I have decided to comprise a shortened list on the top five reasons why I reside here, have started my career here, and will continue to enjoy all community spirit that Media, PA has to offer.

We are Middletown Township, Edgmont Township, Upper Providence Township, & Media Borough (Rose Tree-Media School District) PA real estate specialists.  Over the past 4 years, we have sold over 100 homes in Middletown Township, Edgmont Township, Upper Providence Township and Media Borough, PA.  If you would like to schedule a buyer or seller meeting with us, please feel free to call The Shirley Booth Team directly at 610-636-6920 or send us a note here.

State Street – The heart of the community.

There is so much to do on one little street!

Here you will find a blend fine dining, pubs, family restaurants, all sorts of ethnic cuisine, and coffee clubs. Live entertainment including The Media Theater for the Performing Arts. An array of unique shops and so much more.

There are numerous events throughout the year including a Jazz Fest, Dining Under the Stars, and a ball drop on New Years Eve!

Even though it is impossible to run out of things to do…you could always jump the trolley that runs down State Street to other points in the County.

Wonderful and Affordable Housing

Our area offers many different types of housing, condos, townhomes, and land.

Great schools

Our school system is highly awarded.  Check it out on greatschools.net

Rich in History and Land

Ridley Creek State Park encompasses over 2,606 acres of Delaware County and is mainly located in Middletown and Edgmont Townships which is located within the Media, PA mailing address.  The gently rolling terrain of the park, bisected by Ridley Creek, offers walking trails, the Ridley Creek Mansion, fishing, and more.

Tyler Arboretum offers 350 acres of horticultural collections, rare plant specimens, ancient trees, historic buildings, and extensive hiking trails.

Linvilla Orchards is a 300-acre farm dedicated to agriculture, entertainment and education. You can pick your own fruit or purchase it in their Farm Market which also features their world-famous pies.

Visit Pumpkinland, take a hayride thru the fields and orchards, catch a big fish in Orchard Lake, cut your own Christmas Tree or play in our Playland Playground.

Convenient Location

We are located within a very short distance to many train stations with Septa and Amtrak rail lines and bus routes.

  • 20 minutes from center city Philadelphia
  • 1 hour from Atlantic City and other Jersey Shore points
  • 10-15 minutes to tax free Delaware Shopping
  • And only a very short distance to other attractions including Longwood Gardens, Valley Forge State Park, Brandywine Battlefield, and so much more.

Our area has always has a strong economic backbone in the job industry, real estate market, and small business.

Media, PA is surely a place to call home.

We would love to hear why you love living in Media, PA.  Just leave a comment below with your reasons why Media, PA is a great place to live!